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Providence Health & Services Patient Guide II (CNA) - Forest View in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Patient Guide II (CNA) (Variable Shift, 0.9 FTE) to Providence Horizon House in Anchorage, Alaska. 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:

  • Promote independence by guiding patients in the Activities of Daily Living and encourages patients to participate in their own personal care

  • Provide assistance and care in such a way that patients are encouraged to stay active and involved in their own personal care, recovery and health maintenance.

  • In coordination with the Patient Services Supervisor and Patient Services Coordinator continually evaluates patient service plans and alerts Patient Services Supervisor or Patient Services Coordinator of changes in patient status

  • Adhere to the safety requirements for daily operations

  • Practice universal isolation precautions when working in all areas of the home

  • Wash hands, wears gloves and protective measures and cares for equipment according to procedures

  • Maintain a safe, comfortable and attractive environment

  • Assist in the orientation of new employees in the department as assigned

  • Safeguard all forms (Electronic, written and oral) of confidential information as it relates to patients, their families, medical staff and employees. Is aware of and compliant with organizational polices regarding Fraud and Abuse, Conflict of Interest and the Code of Conduct.

  • Demonstrate an attentiveness to overall building presentation and cleanliness

  • Respond to emergency call alarms

  • Complete security checks of the patients and the building on a regular schedule

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Current State of Alaska Certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant

  • Basic Life Support

  • Must satisfy State of Alaska Licensing, Assisted Living Homes background records and fingerprint check criteria

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in the area of orthopedics

About Forest View

Forest View is a short stay, supportive care facility. License by the State of Alaska as an Assisted Living Home, Forest View is located in Building S of the Providence Health Park on Piper Street. Forest View will provide a supportive, residential environment for clients requiring a variety of home health services for a short period of time. These clients will transition to their own homes, and may continue in-home therapies, prior to transferring to outpatient care. At Forest View, Patient Guides work in coordination with Registered nurses to offer comfort, monitor pain levels, perform vital signs and care for patients, as needed, following the patients plan of care and completes tasks as assigned.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 303210

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