Providence Health & Services CNA - Medical/Renal in Polson, Montana
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Medical/Renal) (0.9FTE, Nights) to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.
In this position you will:
Apply patient identification and allergy bands.
Complete accurate intake and output.
Complete and document personal inventory on newly admitted patient and places their belonging in the locked cupboard.
Contribute to the assessment of the patient by collecting information for analysis by an RN.
Give complete and accurate report to licensed staff upon completion of tasks and duties.
Obtain and record height and weight.
Orient patient and family to call lights and unit routines. Answer patient calls promptly.
Perform accurate placement of telemetry patches and addresses telemetry signal issues promptly
Perform restorative rehabilitative procedures as instructed.
Prepare patient for meals, serves snacks and assists with feeding.
Provide for comfort, hygiene and safety needs of patients.
Utilize a collaborative interdisciplinary process to provide support to all members of the Patient Focus Care Team to reinforce basic patient/family education.
Utilize positioning aids and turning schedules to protect pressure points and maintains normal anatomical alignment.
Document all clinical information supporting assigned tasks accurately and completely in a timely manner.
Report panic values appropriately to RN.
Provide clear, concise pertinent patient reports/information.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Successful completion of an orientation program or equivalent experience
Effective 4/1/2018 all newly hired CNA’s must have a current CNA certification in Montana required. Current AHA-BLS is required. Existing caregivers in the HCA role have until 8/1/2018 to obtain their CNA certification
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider), American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire
Preferred qualification for this position include:
- High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center is a 22-bed critical access hospital in beautiful northwest Montana employing nearly 250 employees, including physicians. With expanding services, building renovations and outstanding technology, our community hospital is the heart of medical care in Polson, Montana and the large, sparsely populated surrounding area. We have close ties to Providence St. Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center, Providence's tertiary center located 66 miles away in Missoula.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 303851