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Patient Care Tech CNA - Endoscopy - UnityPoint Health Fort Dodge, IA

Patient Care Tech CNA - Endoscopy - UnityPoint Health Fort Dodge, IA

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Overview Patient Care Tech (CNA) - Endoscopy Position is 32 hours a week Variable shifts with rotating call Responsibilities ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Assists with care for infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients as assigned by the registered nurse. * Assists the registered nurse by obtaining temperature, respiration, height and weight. * Assists patients as need indicates. * Acknowledges and meets patients\' needs regarding movement and elimination. * Assists patients with activities in a safe manner as directed by the nurse. * Functions in day-to-day and emergency situations in accordance with nursing standards and as assigned by the nurse. * Completes cleaning of endoscopes using automatic washing machine per manufacturer recommendations and unit guidelines. Assists the physician and staff with procedural tasks within job description. * Performs patient transport in a safe manner. * Communicates with other members of the health care team in order to ensure continuity of care and coordination of services. * Demonstrates positive, professional communication with open dialogue among members of the healthcare team. * Consistently displays an open, creative attitude toward continual learning. * Demonstrates respect of patients\' confidentiality in all communication. * Participates in unit operations demonstrating professional behaviors to include supporting goals of nursing unit and maintaining awareness of resource utilization. * Participates in non-direct patient care activities including educational activities, performance improvement activities, and other related activities. * Completes environmental tasks as assigned. * Completes daily cleaning of the unit. * Checks daily refills as needed on all dispensers. * Completes cleaning listed on unit\'s routine cleaning list. * Cleans and returns equipment to proper storage place. * Performs clerical duties as assigned. * Labels chart pages with patient identification. * Assembles chart pages in approved sequence and chart order identified. * Maintains orderly storage of supplies and assists in accounting for chargeable items. * Demonstrates competence in performing assigned tasks for the comfort and safety of patients. * Demonstrates positive customer relation skills. * Adheres to all hospital and department policies and procedures. * Demonstrates competent use of computer programs as appropriate. Qualifications MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Education: High School Graduate or GED (General Education Development) Licensure: Skills/Abilities: Ability to exercise good judgment, maintain effective interpersonal relationships, effective verbal and written communication skills and adapt to change. Ability to organize work. Must demonstrate knowledge and skills required for specialized area of assignment. Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide nursing care appropriate to adult and geriatric patients. Certification/Course: Basic Life Support completion required.SDL2017 Associated topics: care, domiciliary, hospice, intensive care, intensive care unit, nurse clinical, registered nurse, surgery, tcu, transitionalSource:

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