Certified Nurse Assistant - 8NT Neuro Step Down
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: October 12, 2021
Duties and responsibilities include:taking and recording vital
signs, changing bed linens, transporting patients, assisting
patients in ambulating, delivering food trays, general cleaning and
supply distribution, and providing activities for daily living to
include bathing, dressing, feeding and assisting with personal
hygiene.This position may include other duties as assigned.
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 in a hospital
- Current Texas CNA Certification
- CPR (American Heart Association)
- If Associate has graduated from an accredited nursing program
(RN) the certification is waived for the first seven months.
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