Job Description

Location: Sebastian River Medical Center
Posted Date: 7/25/2022

Position Summary:
Assists patients with activities of daily living to non-acutely ill patients. Other duties may include but are not limited to transporting patients and/or "Safety Sitting" any patient on a patient care unit who is deemed to require constant observation in order to maximize safety.

Related work experience needed to perform this job successfully.
Years of Related Experience
2-4 X
Licensure/Certification/Education (Required):
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  1. Current/Active Florida Certified Nursing Assistant License (CNA)
  2. Education 1: High School Graduate/Equivalent
  3. Crisis De-escalation training (within 90 days of hire date)
  4. American Red Cross OR American Heart Association Basic Life Support CPR (BLS)
Licensure/Certification/Education (Preferred):
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  1. Education 2: Technical School/1 Year College
Specialized Skills (Required):
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  1. Prior hospital experience preferred.
  2. Successful completion of approved program or equivalent.
  3. Caring and compassionate behaviors.
  4. Ability to float between departments.
  5. Ability to communicate (verbal and writtern) effectively and document information accurately.
  6. Ability to work with culturaly different individuals i.e.; patients, family members, co-workers, etc.
  7. Basic computer experience.
  8. Ability to remain calm in an accute care setting.
  9. Availability to work flexible hours and weekends as needed.
  10. Ability to lift or move patients using proper techniques.
Specialized Skills (Preferred):
List any preferred knowledge and skills necessary to perform this job.
  1. Prior experience taking care of a patient in hospital setting.
  2. Knowledge of regulatory requirements.
  3. Previous experience using Meditech or other EMR system.
  4. Basic medical terminoloy.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Steward Health Care is committed to the principle of Equal Employment Opportunity for all employees and applicants. It is our policy to ensure that both current and prospective employees are afforded equal employment opportunity without consideration of race, religious creed, color, national origin, nationality, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, or present or past disability (unless the nature and extent of the disability precludes performance of the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation) in accordance with local, state and federal laws.

Additional Information
Sebastian River Medical Center (SRMC), a Steward Family Hospital, nationally recognized facility located along Treasure Coast of Florida, offering high-quality care close to home. Housing over 178 beds, and fully accredited by the Joint Commission, Sebastian River boasts over 100 affiliated physicians, over 650 nursing and ancillary staff. When patients are in need of acute hospital care, Sebastian River provides state-of-the-art technology, as well as comprehensive emergency services and award-winning surgical care.

Sebastian River Medical Center is committed to achieving the highest level of measurable quality and efficiency in the delivery of health care services that are responsive to the needs and values of our patients, physicians, employees, and visitors. Sebastian River Medical Center recently underwent a facility expansion by adding another 46 patient rooms; 3 new Endoscopy Rooms and 6 new Operating Rooms with ability to expand up to 8 Operating Rooms to better serve our community.

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