Providence Health & Services Telemetry Technician/Ward Secretary/Certified Nursing Assistant - ICU in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Telemetry Technician/Ward Secretary/Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Intensive Care Unit, Night Shift, 0.9 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. 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.
In this position you will:
Monitor and report electrocardiogram (ECG) activity of patients in the telemetry unit.
Provide nutritional requirements and recognizes barriers that limit intake appropriate to ages of patients served.
Report abnormal findings to licensed staff, including vital signs and oxygen stats.
Perform clerical duties related to admission, transfers and discharges.
Communicate effectively with patients, physicians and staff in a professional manner.
Maintain the security and confidentiality of data and information used in performance of his/her daily duties conforming to hospital policy, laws and regulations as appropriate.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Active Washington State CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) License
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Certification through the American Heart Association (AHA)
Knowledge of medical terminology
Knowledge of basic clinical practices, procedures and standards.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Completion of a basic ECG course
Successful completion of Providence St. Mary Medical Center ECG test
Acute care experience
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 221123