SEARHC is a non-profit health consortium which serves the health interests of the residents of Southeast Alaska. We see our employees as our strongest assets. It is our priority to further their development and our organization by aiding in their professional advancement.
Working at SEARHC is more than a job, it’s a fulfilling career. We offer generous benefits, including retirement, paid time off, paid parental leave, health, dental, and vision benefits, life insurance and long and short-term disability, and more.
This role is open to current UAS C.N.A. students! Gain experience at the hospital while completing the program!
Primary function of the Student Nursing Assistant is to assist the Nursing Department in their daily duties by constantly monitoring the activity and movement of high-risk patients. The fundamental goal is patient safety and eliminating any fall condition that might come about. Assisting with basic patient care under close supervision of a Registered Nurse in a responsible, respectful and caring manner to promote effective staff relationships. Maintains patient confidentiality.
Must have the ability to react in a calm functional manner and make sound judgments within scope of duties when taking care of ill patients/residents and in the event of emergencies. Job requires the use of a Hoyer lift patients/residents who are non-ambulatory on a regular basis. Mentally requires a caring attitude in dealing with both acute and non-acute patients/residents and families on a routine basis. Job pace is rapid and there is constant pressure on the job to complete staffing assignments and answer patient/resident call lights. Maintain accountability for all actions taken. Accept delegation from supervising Registered Nurse. This position is covered under the Indian Child Protection Act.
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