CNA - Med/Surg in Georgetown, KY at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 10/26/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Georgetown Community Hospital

Georgetown Community Hospital a 12 minute drive from Lexington, KY is searching for an SRNA or CNA to join our Medical/Surgical Unit.  This is NIGHT shift 7p-7a and you would be a member of a highly skilled team of Acute Care nurses, physicians, and other technicians.  Your High School Diploma or GED, current SRNA or CNA license, and current BLS certification are the minimum requirements. On the Med Surg unit you will encounter patients of all ages.  Interestingly, our patients in this unit require widely ranging services and focus.  This is an excellent opportunity for you as an SRNA or CNA to be exposed to a variety of healthcare concerns in a fast paced hospital floor. Why join Georgetown Community Hospital?  As an organization we are committed to serving the needs of our community with exceptional quality care.  As our reputation grows for quality and for exceptional patient experiences we are actually drawing patients from Lexington.  We continue to look for ways to improve the care we provide and we are passionately focused on people.  As an SRNA or CNA you will have the opportunity to learn, work with a solid team, apply evidence based practices, and boldly make decisions for the best interest of your patients. Job Responsibilities

  • Assists professional nursing personnel in providing patient care in assigned areas; patients may include newborn, pediatric, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics

  • Recognizes the needs of the patient

  • Provides care in a manner that is age appropriate

  • Takes and Records Vital Signs

  • Provides Comfort Measures for the patient

  • Completes tasks assigned under the direction of a registered nurse

  • Attends to the emotional needs of the support system of the patient

  • Performs clerical duties and serves as a receptionist for an assigned period of time

  • Answering patient call system

  • Attends staff meetings


Job Requirements

Qualifications

           SRNA State Registered Nurse Assistant or CNA Certified Nursing Assistant

  • BLS certification

  • 3-6 months in a healthcare environment

  • Proficient with use of patient monitoring equipment. 

  • Must have a good rapport with others and communicate in a pleasant, courteous, and tactful manner.

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.   Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. We offer a complete benefits package including health, life, dental, vision, 4 weeks of vacation, 401K and more.  Ask us about our Tuition Reimbursement program and close free parking.  We are conveniently located just 12 minutes from New Circle Road on the Lexington side of Georgetown.

    Join us!  See why Georgetown Community Hospital has received the highest national marks in patient safety.  See why these national recognitions are a testament to our core values of providing high quality, safe and compassionate care. 

    Apply directly to this job posting and we will reach out to you as soon as possible.  We look forward to connecting with you!


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