Allina Health Nursing Assistant UNY 3E - Geri Psych in Fridley, Minnesota

Nursing Assistant UNY 3E - Geri Psych

Requisition #

36016BR

Business Unit name

Mercy (including Unity) Hospital

Physical Location

Fridley, Minnesota

Posted Date

17-Jul-2017

Schedule Type

Part-Time

Dept. Name

UNY 3E - Geri Psych

Hours Per Week

30

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Mercy Hospital is the premier hospital in the northern metropolitan communities of the Twin Cities. It is located on two campuses: one in Coon Rapids, and one in Fridley. Together, these facilities offer nationally recognized clinical excellence and compassionate health care services, including cancer care, heart and vascular services, emergency and trauma care, surgical services and da Vinci® System, The Mother Baby Center at Mercy with Children’s Minnesota, Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, the Joint Replacement Center and women’s and children’s services. In 2016, Mercy Hospital was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals and 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in the U.S. by Truven Health Analytics. With 3,500+ employees, 830+ affiliated physicians and 420 staffed beds, Mercy Hospital provides inpatient and outpatient services to more than 270,000 patients each year.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 36016

Ability to set priorities is demonstrated and tasks are performed competentlyAge appropriate patient care provided is consistent with standards of care/practice, policies and proceduresDelegated patient care/clinical tasks are performed competentlyMedications are transported and distributed to secure locations on patient care units in accordance with hospital standardsPatient care provided and data collected is documented appropriatelyData is collected in a timely and accurate mannerPatient status changes and/or abnormal data are communicated to the RNEmergency situations are recognized, reported and appropriate action initiatedPatient-centered care is provided by effective teamworkAdvocates for the patient and family to support patient/family rights and needsDemonstrates a customer service approach in care and interactions with othersParticipates in quality improvement activities to evaluate and improve patient careUtilizes resources effectively and efficientlyDemonstrate a commitment to a healthy work environmentDemonstrate awareness of information relating to health and safety at work and perform safely at all timePopulation-specific competenciesPromote and embrace diversity in the workplaceDemonstrate an awareness of and adheres to compliance regulationsSupports the mission, goals, and objectives of the system hospital, program, and department and through own behavior, leads and motivates others to do soParticipates in growth and self-development activities to enhance the rolePromotes cohesiveness and peer support among staff and program colleagues

Education

High school graduate or GED

Qualification/Skills

ExperienceAcute or long-term care facility experience preferredSkillsBasic knowledge of medical terminologyThe ability to establish effective relationships with health care team membersAbility to prioritize and organize tasks in a fast paced environmentDemonstrated self directednessCustomer services skillsComputer skillsLicensure/CertificationsSuccessful completion of Nursing Assistant vocational course or completion of one clinical rotation in an RN/LPN nursing programCPR certification within 90 days of hire

Work Schedule

30 hours per week (.75 FTE)12 hour shifts, begins at 6:30 am or 6:30 pm.Work every 3rd weekend

Location/Community Information

Fridley is known for a small-town atmosphere in the midst of a metro area. Fridley schools experience unusually strong enrollment by nonresidents who cite quality academics, good school climate, and personalized attention for each student, as their reasons for choosing the Fridley Schools.

Fridley:

  • Located 15 miles North of Minneapolis

  • Population = 20,000

  • Service Area = 600,350

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Campus/Facilities

Mercy (including Unity) Hospital

Requisition #

36016BR