Nursing Assistant - LTAC
Company: Fairview Health Services
Location: Saint Paul
Posted on: June 9, 2021
M Health Fairview is looking for a Nursing Assistant at St.
Joe's Hospital in St. Paul, MN. This position is 48 hours per two
weeks, variable schedule, on the Day/Evening (7am - 3:30pm)/(3pm -
11:30pm) with an every other weekend rotation and a holiday
rotation. This position is eligible for full benefits.
Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1853, St.
Joseph's Hospital in downtown St. Paul, MN is proud to hold the
distinction as Minnesota's first hospital. Although much has
changed in health care since the hospital's early days, the
practice of providing high quality, compassionate care remains
constant. From technology to education, family support and
spirituality to community outreach, our commitment ensures you'll
always receive high quality, compassionate care. St. Joseph's
Hospital is a member of the University of Minnesota's Family
Medicine and Community Health residency program and is Medicare
About this position - Long Term Acute Care (LTAC)
This unit is Long Term Acute Care (LTAC) where all our patients
have had a complex illness or injury that requires hospital level
care for an average of 25-30 days. Many of our patients are more
acute than a typical Med/Surg floor, so this unit is a great place
to gain expertise in managing patients with progressive care issues
with varying levels of multi system impairment. Outside of an ICU
setting, it is hard to get exposer to such a high concentration of
acutely ill patients.
- Demonstrates commitment to the universal guiding principles of
the patient care model in order to achieve the HealthEast Nursing
- Supports the Nursing Process to achieve outcome focused patient
care. Supports holistic nursing theory based on Watson's theory of
caring aligning with the practice standards of the American
Holistic Nurses' Association and the HealthEast nursing patient
care model (Professional Partnership Model) in order to achieve the
HealthEast Nursing vision.
- Communicates accurately and effectively with patient/family and
health care team members. Reinforces patient education as directed
by clinical staff.
- Achieves customer service excellence by understanding the needs
of all internal and external customers, patients, families,
physicians and the interdependent team.
- Documents patient information in EHR and/or other electronic
system in accordance with program standards, department
- Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws,
regulations, policies, procedures and standards.
- Actively participates in creating and implementing
- Performs other responsibilities as needed/assigned
- Current certification on the Minnesota Nursing Assistant
Registry upon hire with the following exceptions:
- If the applicant is currently enrolled in an RN program, and
completion of one (1) semester of clinical rotation within the
program or If the applicant is a current Fairview employee, this
requirement does not need to be maintained throughout employment
and is not required if subsequently transferring into another
Nursing Assistant or Nursing Station Tech or Nursing Station
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Keywords: Fairview Health Services, St. Paul , Nursing Assistant - LTAC, Other , Saint Paul, Minnesota
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