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CNA Student Floatpool

Company: Intermountain Healthcare
Location: Sandy
Posted on: November 19, 2022

Job Description:

**Job Description:**The C.N.A. student learns how to accurately and compassionately act as a clinical support partner to assist the patient care team by performing various tasks and procedures as instructed by a licensed professional. Caregivers in this role will become skilled at basic patient care skills including toileting, bathing, linen and clothing changes, ambulating, comfort measures, and other patient care skills before advancing into a Patient Care Tech (PCT) position within Intermountain upon passing the C.N.A. certification exam.The C.N.A. student will attend a one-week course through Intermountain's partner CCNA and complete clinical rotations required to sit for the exam.The C.N.A. Student works a variety of shifts that may include weekends, holidays and nights and in various facilities, as needed.**Do you want exposure to a wide variety of hospital specialties? Come join the Resource/Float Pool and live your passion! Don't limit yourself to one area. Explore the benefits each Intermountain Facility in the Central/Salt Lake Area has to offer. The Central/Salt Lake Area facilities include Alta View Hospital (Sandy), Intermountain Medical Center (Murray), LDS Hospital (Downtown Salt Lake), Park City Hospital (Park City), Riverton Hospital (Riverton), and TOSH (Murray).****The Salt Lake Area Float/Resource Pool is an important part of every team. Benefits include a resource pool financial differential of 10%, flexible holiday staffing schedule, and a varied weekend requirement. Apply today and see how the Intermountain Salt Lake Area Resource/Float Pool can accelerate your career in healthcare.**The C.N.A. student will learn the job essentials for a PCT role which they will move into upon completion of passing exam.Patient Care:The C.N.A. must be supervised during any clinicals prior to obtaining C.N.A. certificate.Prioritizes and delivers basic patient care which may include toileting, bathing, linen and clothing changes, fresh water and ice, ambulating, comfort measures, and other patient needs.Assists with admission, discharge, and transfer of patients.Provides excellent customer service when responding to patient and family requests.Reports and records patient care findings and data in a timely manner. Reports changes in the patient condition quickly and secures qualified assistance as needed.Based on unit, may also be responsible for telemetry duties.Can function as a patient care attendant by monitoring patient, taking care of patient care needs, and involving other members of the patient care team as needed.When working on a clinical unit, may be required to take medications from the delivery system to the RN.Collaboration:Collaborates and consults with RN and other members of the interdisciplinary team for best patient care.Demonstrates effective teamwork, prioritization, communication, and organization.Performs non-nursing duties as delegated (e.g., cleaning, stocking, answering phones, clerical support, providing directions).Implements plan of care as delegated.Performs assigned duties within Scope of Practice. Performs specialized procedures with skill validation and according to regulatory standards. Fosters a safe environment by complying with the safety policy and taking appropriate action in an emergency.**Minimum Qualifications**Strong written and verbal communication skills.Basic Life Support certification for healthcare providers is required and while preferred upon hire, will be obtained as part of the CNA student program.**Preferred Qualifications**Previous healthcare experience**Physical Requirements:**Ongoing need for employee to see and read information, labels, assess patient needs, operate monitors, identify equipment and supplies.- and -Frequent interactions with patient care providers, patients, and visitors that require employee to verbally communicate as well as hear and understand spoken information, alarms, needs, and issues quickly and accurately, particularly during emergency situations.- and -Manual dexterity of hands and fingers to manipulate complex and delicate equipment with precision and accuracy. This includes frequent computer use and typing for documenting patient care, accessing needed information, medication preparation, etc.- and -Expected to lift and utilize full range of movement to transfer patients. Will also bend to retrieve, lift, and carry supplies and equipment. Typically includes items of varying weights, up to and including heavy items.- and -Need to walk and assist with transporting/ambulating patients and obtaining and distributing supplies and equipment. This includes pushing/pulling gurneys and portable equipment, including heavy items. Often required to navigate crowded and busy rooms (full of equipment, power cords on the floor, etc).- and -May be expected to stand in a stationary position for an extended period of time.**Location:**Alta View Hospital, Intermountain Medical Center, LDS Hospital, Park City Hospital, Riverton Hospital, TOSH**Work City:**Murray**Work State:**Utah**Scheduled Weekly Hours:**40The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.$16.00 - $16.00We care about your well-being - mind, body, and spirit - which is why we provide our caregivers a generous benefits package that covers a wide range of programs to foster a sustainable culture of wellness that encompasses living healthy, happy, secure, connected, and engaged. Learn more about our comprehensive benefits package ( and our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion ( .Equal Opportunity EmployerIntermountain Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.The primary intent of this job description is to set a fair and equitable rate of pay for this classification. Only those key duties necessary for proper job evaluation and/or labor market analysis have been included. Other duties may be assigned by the supervisor.All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.Thanks for your interest in continuing your career with our team!

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