Allina Health Nursing Assistant Medical Surgical in Shakopee, Minnesota

AdvertisementNursing Assistant Medical Surgical Requisition # 44264BR Physical Location Shakopee, Minnesota Posted Date 16-Apr-2018 Schedule Type Part-Time Dept. Name Medical Surgical Unit Hours Per Week 32 Contract St Francis L113 Srvce & Mtnce 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. St. Francis Regional Medical Center, located in Shakopee, Minn., provides an array of patient care services, including The Family Birth Place, Breast Center, Cancer Center, pediatric care, rehabilitation and sports medicine, as well as a range of health education and support groups. With 798 employees, 459 physicians and 86 staffed beds, St. Francis provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services to more than 115,000 patients each year on a collaborative medical campus with more than 30 other providers. This unique structure enables St. Francis to combine the caring and compassion of a community hospital with the modern medical technology, specialties and services found in the metro area. It is jointly owned by Allina Health, Essentia Health Critical Access Group and HealthPartners. Responsibilities Req ID: 44264 Administers direct and indirect patient care to an assigned group of patients working under the direction of the RN Demonstrates ability to function effectively in emergency / crisis situation Uses initiative, judgment, and evaluation in providing patient care Promotes involvement of patient, family, and significant others in care management Provides patient care consistent with SFRMC policies and procedures Reports patient observations and data to the appropriate nursing/ancillary staff Demonstrates clinical competency in performing nursing assistant responsibilities Protects patient privacy/rights as observed by RN, colleagues, and patient Documents data reflecting patient care provider Effectively, consistently, and accurately communicates current and changing patient status to the RN/LPN Uses verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills that facilitate the exchange of information among team members, patients, and family members, while respecting issues of confidentiality Participates in unit staff meetings and unit hospital competencies Recognizes position/knowledge limitations and consults with care team leader on a consistent basis Functions effectively as a team member, fostering spirit of mutual respect and cooperative working relationships Self-directed, taking individual responsibility for their own personal and professional development Maintains professional appearance Seeks opportunity to maintain and broaden clinical skills Promotes a positive image of SFRMC through actions and communication to provide a customer-oriented approach to patient care Identifies quality concerns and takes appropriate action Contributes to cost effective utilization of supplies and materials Contributes suggestions for positive changes or recommendations within the department Education High school graduate Successful completion Nursing Assistant course, or completion of one clinical course of Registered Nurse program Qualification/Skills Experience Direct Patient Care Expe