Allina Health Nursing Assistant 6900/6920/6940 Ortho in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Nursing Assistant 6900/6920/6940 Ortho

Requisition #

37912BR

Business Unit name

United Hospital

Physical Location

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Posted Date

16-Sep-2017

Schedule Type

Part-Time

Dept. Name

6900/6920/6940 Ortho

Hours Per Week

32

Contract

United L113 Service Workers

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.

United Hospital, located in downtown St. Paul, Minn., is the largest hospital in the Twin Cities east metro area, providing innovative services and programs, such as the Nasseff Heart Center, United Heart; Vascular Clinic and Vascular Center; neuroscience care through the John Nasseff Neuroscience Institute for the treatment of brain aneurisms, Bentson Family Foundation Neurological Intensive Care Unit, Brain Tumor Center and the Nasseff Neuroscience Center; as well as psychiatry, womens health, surgical, rehabilitation and emergency services. With 2,949 employees, more than 1,000 physicians and 546 licensed beds, United Hospital provides a full range of health care services to 200,000 inpatients and outpatients each year.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 37912

Responsible for providing direct patient care that is delegated by the RNIntegral part of the Direct Patient Care Team and are responsible for effective communication and collaboration with other team membersMajor functions include: collecting data, recording and reporting patient information to the RN, assisting patients with activities of daily living, assisting patients with ambulation or providing appropriate activity, assisting with nutritional needs, feeding, performing basic treatments and vital signs, applying and removing anti-embolism stockings and devices, measuring and recording intake and outputPatient care is adapted to fit population-specific needs of each patient

Education

High school graduate or GEDSuccessful completion of nursing assistant program or current RN or LPN student with successful completion of one (1) semester of clinical experience in school.

Qualification/Skills

ExperienceSuccessful completion of nursing assistant program or RN or LPN student with 1 semester of clinical experience in schoolAcute Care or Long Term Care preferredSkillsSelf-motivated and able to work in team settingProficient to expert in NA skillsEffective communication, strong problem solving abilities, customer service and critical thinkingCandidate must be able to read, write, speak and understand English

Work Schedule

32 Hours per week (.8 FTE)Day/Night shiftsMon - Fri plus Every other Weekend8 hour shifts

Location/Community Information

With beautiful natural settings along the Mississippi River, St. Paul embodies a large ethnically diverse population with restaurants, cultural entertainment, and shopping venues for everyone. Downtown St. Paul features a number of historic buildings including the State Capitol, the Fitzgerald Theater (home to Garrison Keillor's "A Prairie Home Companion"), the Landmark Center, the St. Paul Hotel, and breathtaking views of the Mississippi River. The city is also home to the Science Museum of MN, the Xcel Energy Center (home of the MN Wild hockey team), and the MN History Center. St. Paul offers many private, alternative, and public school options from elementary through college and a wide array of housing options from old historic homes to new construction. The Twin Cities is consistently ranked near the top of Fortune's list of best cities in the world for work and family. A healthy business climate, opportunities for employment, good transportation, and an entrepreneurial environment are amongst the contributing factors.

  • Located in St. Paul

  • Population = 287,000

  • Service Area = 1,600,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine

Star 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

United Hospital

Requisition #

37912BR

Patient Care Suppt / Nrsg Asst