HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Rehab, Nights in El Paso, Texas

FACILITY SUMMARY: Las Palmas Medical Center is a Level III Trauma, 186-private patient room, full service acute care hospital. Las Palmas Medical Center offers comprehensive healthcare and provides leading-edge technologies. Our Lifecare Center offers inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs, as well as our fully equipped fitness and wellness center in one convenient location. We also house the region’s only Kidney Transplant Center.

We are located on the Westside of El Paso, Texas close to the University of Texas El Paso campus. We provide exceptional patient care services to the El Paso and Fort Bliss communities, as well as Southern New Mexico and West Texas Regions.

POSITION SUMMARY:

To provide quality care to patients under the direction of the RN, LVN in a manner that supports the interdisciplinary plan of care of the patient and contributes to improved patient outcomes, in accordance with the philosophy, goals, and objectives of Las Palmas Rehabilitation Hospital

POPULATION SERVED:

Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served Medical/surgical diagnosis including but not limited to orthopedic, neuro, renal, metabolic, pulmonary systems, spine care, joint replacement, fractures, CVA, soft tissue injury and those requiring isolation/precautions.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Demonstrates knowledge and application of basic patient care, to include activities of daily living, vital signs and intake and output.

  2. Participates in the unit based Quality Improvement process.

  3. Practices, endorses and provides customer service skills to patients, visitors physicians and staff.

  4. Demonstrates knowledge and respect of patient rights to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality

  5. Organizes and communicates patient care activities to the patient and to the Registered Nurse.

  6. Monitors and documents information regarding patient activities, as directed by the Registered Nurse.

  7. Other duties as assigned .

  • REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS *

    Nursing Assistant Certification, BCLS certified.

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: *

    High School or equivalency, Certification from a Nursing Assistant Certification Course.


    • PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: *

    Read and write Basic English.

    Knowledge of body substance isolation.

    Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family internal and external partners needs.

    Previous medical care experience preferred

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Rehab, Nights

Location: Texas-El Paso-Las Palmas Medical Center - El Paso

Requisition ID: 01515-18755