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Trinity Health CNA: East Village in DES MOINES, Iowa

Employment Type:

Full time



Drawing labs

running lab

rooming patients

working task list

Key Responsibilities

· Assist Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse in gathering medical history information and

taking vital signs.

· Documents patient information for medical record including vital signs, height, and weight.

· Assist Physicians and nursing staff members with procedures when necessary.

· Transport patients safely using appropriate equipment.

· Assist with stocking and cleaning clinic equipment and supplies.

· Follow emergency procedures including CPR when necessary.

· Perform other duties as assigned.

Role-Specific Behaviors: these additional behaviors are necessary in the role:

· Knowledge of basic nursing skills with emphasis on activities of daily living.

· Demonstrate the skill in appropriately taking vital signs and weights. · Demonstrate the skill in effectively transferring and transporting patients. · Demonstrate the ability to maintain a safe, organized examination area. · Ability to respond flexibly to changing workload or patient assignments. · Ability to use department supplies and equipment in a cost-efficient, effective manner. · Ability to communicate effectively as a health care team member. · Ability to demonstrate full range of motion, eye–hand coordination, manual/finger dexterity and agility.

Job Requirements / Qualifications

a. Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

· High school diploma or equivalent required.

· Successful completion of state-approved certified nursing assistant training program required.

· Current/valid state issued Certified Nurse Assistant certification required.

· Basic Life Support (BLS) Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include American

Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers or Advanced Care Life Support

(ACLS) required.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is one of the largest not-for-profit, Catholic healthcare systems in the nation. Built on the foundation of our Mission and Core Values, we integrate diversity, equity, and inclusion in all that we do. Our colleagues have different lived experiences, customs, abilities, and talents. Together, we become our best selves. A diverse and inclusive workforce provides the most accessible and equitable care for those we serve. Trinity Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by law.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

EOE including disability/veteran