HCA Anchorage , AK 99501
Alaska Regional's 1,000 employees and medical staff of more than 550 independent practitioners are known for their expertise, compassion and skills proving that bigger is not always better. As the only non-medical hospital in the state with its own landing strip, patients and families from throughout our state look to Alaska Regional for critical care. The 250-bed hospital is also recognized for outstanding quality performance, patient-centered culture, excellent clinical outcomes and cutting-edge technology.
Alaska Regional is part of HCA's network of more than 300 affiliate hospitals, outpatient centers and business offices across the country offering employees the opportunity for travel and relocation. HCA and Alaska Regional are all about caring for people, and that care extends to patients, families and employees.
Registry(Float Pool) C.N.A/ Unit Secretary:
Assists acutely ill patients with activities of daily living, and assists in maintenance of a safe, clean and age appropriate environment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse. Provides care to meet the patient/family's, physical, psychological, spiritual, social, and cultural needs with the RN/LPN's assistance. Performs as directed those tasks, which will assist the RN, or LPN, in providing patient care based upon the Department's standard of practice and standard of care and within the scope of the State Nurse Practice Act. Performs general clerical duties accurately and thoroughly in compliance with hospital policies and procedures.
Work night shifts including rotating weekends. The positon will float to multiple units within the hospital to support the nursing staff needs.
State of Alaska CNA (Certified Nurse Aide) Certification required
Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider with the American Heart Association required
Prefer six months of CNA experience in acute care setting
Working knowledge of medical terminology.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills
Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment.