Covenant Health

  • Patient Care Assistant/CNA - Orthopedic Med/Surg

    ID
    2605117
    Facility
    Parkwest Medical Center
    Job Location
    US-TN-Knoxville
    Department Name
    ORTHOPEDIC MED SURG
  • Overview

    Parkwest

     

    Patient Care Assistant- Orthopedic Med Surg

     

    PRN/OCC,  Day Shift

     

    5 Riverstone is a 44-bed post surgical unit with both a Joint Center of Excellence and a Spine Center of Excellence. Our patient population consists of 70% orthopedic surgery patients and 30% spine surgery patients. Nurses on 5 Riverstone are members of an integral team of health professionals (physicians, RNs, LPNs, SNAs, CNAs, HUCs , PTs and OTs) that provides the most comprehensive care to its clients and their families.

     

    Position Summary: Functions as a direct patient caregiver performing tasks to assist registered nurses.  Performs hands-on care, assistance with ADL’s and specified technical tasks for a group of patients under the supervision of the Team Leader.

     

    Minimum Experience:  Hospital experience preferred. Medical terminology a plus. Must be able to operate computer and possess excellent interpersonal skills.  Must be able to read with comprehension, write legibly, and perform basic arithmetic computation. Must have understanding and knowledge of patient care which may be appropriately delegated to nursing assistants. 

     

    Licensure Requirement:  Nursing Assistant certification from state of Tennessee preferred. CPR required. Must successfully complete Covenant’s orientation and Nursing Assistant in-house training program before being permitted to work with patients.

     

     

    Responsibilities

     

    Qualifications

     

    Apply/Share

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed