Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics CNA - Multiple Unit Openings in Salem, Oregon
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.
We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.
Your Role With Us:
The Certified Nursing Assistant is the bright shining face that enters a patient’s room to do everything they can within their scope of practice to ensure that their patient is safe and getting the highest quality care here at Salem Health! Our CNA’s are compassionate, empathetic, and non-judgmental individuals that sincerely care for our patients. As a CNA, you can truly make a difference in your patient’s day!
Completes personal care on each patient as directed by plan of care, including policies and procedures, without continual direct supervision.
Accurately performs skills per policy and procedure. Completes only those skills duties for which competency has been demonstrated basic and advanced skills checklists.
Observes and reports any patient condition changes to the Primary Nurse such as: abnormal vital signs, abnormal responses to care, change in patient behavior, functional status, patient complaints, changes in skin integrity, falls, etc.
Documents pertinent patient information concisely and legibly using acceptable medical terminology and abbreviation on all assigned patients.
Assumes additional clerical responsibilities as department needs dictate.
Currently certified in the State of Oregon to practice as a CNA.
Have a current Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider card from the American Heart Association.
Recent experience in an acute care setting.
Well-developed computer skills and ability to lean additional programs with minimal training.
Ability to work tactfully and effectively with physicians, nurses and other hospital employees.
This job posting will be used to hire full-time CNAs for multiple units for day (7a-730p) or night (7p-730a) shifts depending on your preference and our availability. We are a 24/7 operating facility and each unit requires alternating weekend work.
Open positions may include the following units:
Adult Health Services
Medical Surgical Oncology
Medical Telemetry Unit
Medical Surgical Unit
IMCU (Intermediate Care Unit)
ICU (Intensive Care Unit)
CVCU (Cardiovascular Care Unit)
NTCU (Neuro Trauma Care Unit)
This posting does not include the following units (they will be posted on the website individually)
Inpatient Rehabilitation Services
Women’s & Children’s Services
We have many excellent opportunities available! To view all of our openings, please visit our career page at https://www.salemhealth.org/about/careers
As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.
Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
Requisition ID: 2019-2644
Street: 890 Oak St SE
Maximum Salary (DOE): DOE
Shift (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Variable
Work Schedule (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Days & Nights
Hours Each Week (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): 36.00