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Nursing Assistant (NA/CNA)

at Select Medical Corp. (Regency Hospitals) in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Nursing Assistant (NA/CNA)

Job ID

171624

Location 

US-AR-Fort Smith

Experience (Years)

1

Category

Clinical - Nursing Assistant

Street Address 

1001 Townson Avenue, 6th Floor

Company 

Select Specialty Hospital - Ft. Smith

Position Type

Full Time-12 Hour Shift Nights

Overview

 

 

 

Critical Illness Recovery Hospital

 

Nursing Assistant (NA/CNA)

 

12 Hour Shift-Nights

$3000 sign-on bonus!

 

At Select Specialty/Regency Hospitals, a division of Select Medical, we care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. Select Medical employs over 48,000 people across the country and provides quality care to approximately 70,000 patients each and every day across our four divisions.

Our mission is to provide an exceptional patient care experience that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment. Each employee plays a vital role in doing that by living our cultural behaviors - celebrating success, owning the future, being patient-centered, creating change, thinking first and building trust.

Do you love the challenge of working with medically complex patients? Are you passionate about delivering an excellent patient experience? If you answered 'yes', consider an opportunity with us!

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities

 

 

 

We are looking for valued employees who will be Champions of the Select Medical Way, which includes putting the patient first, helping to improve quality of life for the community in which you live and work, continuing to develop and explore new ideas, providing high-quality care and doing well by doing what is right.

As a Nursing Assistant (NA), you will be working alongside highly skilled clinicians and some of the best critical care nurses in the country. You will work under the general supervision of a Registered Nurse and perform routine tasks in patient care, bedside nursing, and documentation of care provided.

Performing services for the patient involving bathing using basin-less bath products, oral hygiene, oral feeding and care of hair.

Answering patient lights and performing services in a timely manner that adds to the physical well-being of the patient.

Participating in hourly rounds.

Transporting patients to and from various treatment centers when necessary; assisting transporters in moving patients in and out of stretchers and wheelchairs.

Maintaining the cleanliness of various instruments and equipment such as bedpans, urinals and wheelchairs.

Keeping the patient's rooms in clean and orderly condition, including making beds.

Maintaining unit stock levels of supplies and equipment as directed.

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

 

 

 

You will demonstrate an understanding of patient needs, ensuring that each patient feels informed and understood, as well as heard. You are passionate about providing superior quality care and you are an inventive problem solver who thrives in a dynamic environment.

Minimum requirements:

* BLS required within 90 days of hire.

* High school diploma/equivalent or relevant work experience (3+ years).

* Requires hospital experience as a nursing assistant, certification as a nursing assistant, or experience in a related field such as a medical assistant.

* Nursing students may be considered as nurse assistants if approved by the State Practice Act.

 

Nursing students may be considered as nurse assistants if approved by the State Practice Act.

 

 

 

 

Additional Data

 

 

 

Select Medical strives to provide our employees with work-life balance, as we understand that happy employees have both fulfilling careers and fulfilling lives beyond our doors.

The opportunity to care for complex, critically ill patients.

An extensive and thorough orientation program.

Work jointly with an interdisciplinary team, consisting of registered nurses, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, speech language pathologists and physicians to assist patients in regaining their independence.

Develop collaborative relationships with patients and their families.

Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Days (EID).

Health, Dental, and Vision insurance; Life insurance; Prescription coverage.

A 401(k) retirement plan with company match.

Short and Long Term Disability.

Personal and Family Medical Leave.

We'd love for you to join the team!

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Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, ve

 

 

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Job Posting: 3077847

Posted On: Oct 04, 2021

Updated On: Nov 03, 2021