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Posted: Friday, December 29, 2017 6:28 AM

Located in central Denvers historic Washington Park residential neighborhood, associates at Porter Adventist Hospital enjoy beautiful surroundings, leading technology, outstanding leadership and easy access to everything great central Denver has to offer. As a full:service Magnet(r) designated, 368:bed acute:care referral center specializing in behavioral health, cancer care, joint replacement, spinal care, advanced robotic surgery and organ transplantation, Porter Adventist Hospital treats some of the regions most complex medical cases and surgery patients. Our Heart and Vascular Institute is the first and only program in Colorado to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We have also received numerous awards and honors including: The Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award (2014); top 50th orthopedic program ranking by U.S. News and World Report with high performing honors in eight specialties (2014); an A rating from the Leapfrog Group for Patient Safety (2014), as well as many others. The Porter tradition of blending science and spirit began more than 75 years ago by Denver businessman Henry Porter with his generous donation after he experienced care at a Seventh Day Adventist Facility in CA and sought to bring that same philosophy of care to Denver. If you are ready for a career where the work you do truly transcends the walls of a hospital, we invite you to learn more at: porterhospital/

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Full Time
Days. 3x12
Position Summary
Provides direct and indirect nursing care under the direction of a RN and in accordance with policies and procedures. Assists the healthcare team in coordinating, prioritizing and communicating patient, physician and staff needs. Assumes personal accountability for organizational mission and core values.
Minimum Education Requirements
:High School Diploma or GED
:Graduate of a Certified Nursing Assistant Program
Minimum Experience Requirements
:Six months previous CNA experience
:Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English
:Basic computer skills
:Previous nursing unit secretary or medical office experience, preferred
:Current state CNA license for applicable state of employment
:Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association
Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )
:Assists with safe and appropriate delegated patient care tasks which are directly supervised by a RN. *
:Provides person:centered care with sensitivity and respect for the human experience in a collaborative fashion with other team members. Assists care team in achieving daily patient and family goals. *
:Provides quality patient care, including comfort and hygiene measures, preventative skin care, safety measures, transport, and nutritional and elimination needs. *
:Promptly triages and responds to patient call lights. *
:Reports patient status changes and needs to RN accurately and in a timely manner. *
:Demonstrates effective use of clinical strategies to insure patient and associate safety. *
:Communicates concerns regarding hazards or errors related to patients to the health care team. *
:Uses Situation, Background, Assessment, and Recommendation (SBAR) communication techniques. *
:Accurately documents vital signs, input/output, nutritional intake, personal hygiene, weights and other patient care performed and reports findings promptly to RN. *
:Thorough and confidential maintenance of patient charts and records. *
:Monitors the electronic record for new provider:entered orders. Coordinates the completion of the orders with nursing staff and other departments as appro


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