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PCT/HHA/CNA (*Indeed Event*)

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Are you interested in working for an organization passionate about love and excellence?

ChristianaCare is a thriving, nonprofit health system with a mission of service. We believe that the key to providing truly excellent health care is to partner with our patients and their families, building a system of care that is effective, affordable and valuable to everyone who is touched by it.

We are searching for Certified Nurse Assistants, Patient Care Techs and Home Health Aide to join our incredible team at ChristianaCare - Cecil Campus! In this role, you will provide for the care needs of the patients under the direction of the primary nurse. This position requires employees to demonstrate initial and annual competencies in order to remain in this position.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

May perform all treatments and services within the scope of practice of the Certified Nurse Assistant Maryland state licensure for the Union campus. For the CCHS-Newark and Wilmington campuses - C.N.A. is not required, however experience is required.

Provides for the hygiene, personal care and activities of daily living, assisting patients with meals, measuring and recording vital signs and reporting abnormal vital signs to the primary nurse.

Must perform accurate measurement of intake and output, perform EKG

and finger stick glucose testing.

Other duties may include order entry into Meditech.

Service Excellence to all customers at all times

Patient care competency

Adheres to patient safety regulations and initiatives

Vital Sign and AccuCheck competency (obtaining, documenting, and

reporting accuracy)

Basic computer skills

Provision of nursing assistant care within scope of practice

Excellent interpersonal communication skills

Collaboration with multi-disciplinary team members

Teamwork and Flexibility

Requirements

Education: Must be 18 years of age. High School Diploma or equivalent required.

Licensure/Certification: Maryland Board of Nursing CNA license required; American Heart Association BLS certification required; Non-Violent Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) training required within 90 days of hire.

Experience: Prior nursing assistant experience preferred.

ChristianaCare Offers:

 

Robust benefit package including full medical, dental and vision

403(b) with a company match

Generous paid time offTuition assistance for full time employees

 

 

 

EEO Statement:

UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.

 

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 844992

Posted On: Sep 16, 2021

Updated On: Oct 03, 2021