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CNA/Unit Secretary

Req #: 25854
Facility: Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center
Location: Medford, OR
Department: Nursing Resource Team
Category: Clinical Support Services
Schedule: Full Time
Hours: 1845-0715
Target Salary Range: $14.47 - $18.11
Union Position: No

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)/Unit Secretary Opportunity Overview

The CNA/Unit Secretary carries out the clerical and receptionist duties for the nursing units and is responsible for facilitating the flow of the nursing units, communication of information, and transcription of physician's orders under the supervision of an RN. And as a certified caregiver, the CNA/Unit Secretary is also responsible and accountable for individual practice for assigned patients and contributing to the utilization of the nursing process.

As a CNA/Unit Secretary you will have the opportunity to:

Assist RN's in providing patient care based on psychosocial, spiritual, cultural, and age specific needs

Perform a variety of clerical, receptionist and administrative support functions for the nursing unit

Facilitate workflow in the nursing units, communication of information and transcription of physicians orders under the supervision of an RN

Promote patient safety and comfort and actively participate in patient satisfaction

Demonstrate advanced Responsive Observations knowledge base in practice of care

Provide excellent communication between staff and patients/customers

Promote and maintain Asante's Vision and Values

QUALIFICATIONS

Education

Completion of an OSBN approved CNA-2 training program

Medical Terminology through education or experience in a healthcare setting

Experience

Minimum one year CNA and/or clerical experience required

Certifications/Licenses

CNA 2 certified by the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) upon start

Basic Life Support (BLS) certified by the American Heart Association (AHA) required upon start

Additional Position Details:

Working Environment/Physical Requirements: This position requires the ability to lift up to 50 pounds on an occasional basis such as transferring a patient in and out of a bed. The ability to bend, stretch, twist and perform other awkward physical movements is also required. To be placed in this position, applicants must pass a physical functional screening.

Compensation & Benefits

Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision and wellness

Excellent retirement package with up to a 6% employer contribution

Generous time off package with 8 holidays

Tuition reimbursement available

About Asante and Southern Oregon

Asante is a local, community owned and governed, not-for-profit organization that provides comprehensive health care services to more than 550,000 people in a nine-county area of Southern Oregon and Northern California. It includes Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners throughout the Rogue Valley, and additional health care partnerships. Virtually all medical specialties and services are represented within an organization dedicated to providing exceptional care. With over 5,000 employees, Asante's entities offer outstanding opportunities for career advancement and professional growth. At Asante your work positively impacts your family, friends, neighbors and the community. Experience the difference in how you work, how you live and how you connect.

At Asante we are defined by our values traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:

Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service Teamwork

Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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