Certified Nurse Assistant - 8NT Neuro Step Down
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: September 8, 2021
Working under the supervision of a nurse, the Certified Nurse
Assistant II acts as the primary clerical resource for the unit as
well as performs various patient care activities. This is a dual
role position which functions as a Certified Nurse Assistant and a
Unit Secretary. This position serves as an important link in the
communication chain ensuring information is transmitted between
nursing personnel, other hospital personnel, physicians, patients,
family members and guests.
8NT is a 27-bed step-down unit with focus of Neuro Telemetry and
Neuro Surgical Services. The primary patient population is stroke,
seizures, spinal injury, laminectomy, cervical fusion, craniotomy
s/p ICU recovery, and occasional Guillain-Barre and Myasthenia
Gravis.Our staffing ratio is 1:4-5 nurse to patient ratio. We have
a strong working relationship with our neuro surgeons and
neurologist who provide education and guidance to help enhance our
nursing care.A8 prides itself on our JCHAO recognized Gold Standard
care for stroke patients. We strive to maintain a culture of
teamwork and quality. Every associate on this unit is crucial, from
our Charge nurse, to therapy, to housekeeping and case management.
We truly utilize the teamwork approach.
If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based
organization that encourages professional development, we want you
to become a part of the CHRISTUS Spohn family!
- High School diploma or equivalent.
- Strong customer service skills and computer literacy is
required. Previous experience as a Nurse Assistant/Unit Secretary
in a hospital setting preferred. Working knowledge of medical
- Current Texas CNA Certification
- CPR (American Heart Association)
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