Cert Nurse Asst/Unit Secretary - Med/Surg 5NT Respiratory
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: October 12, 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.
The Med/Surg Respiratory unit is a 36-bed unit that provides
exceptional care for patients with chest tubes, tracheostomies,
laryngectomies, post-op care for various conditions, infections,
COPD, pneumonia and other respiratory disorders. We also care for
general medical surgical patients. The mix of patients on this
floor make it a great starting point for nurses in our Residency
Program and for nurses who wish to become Certified in Medical
Surgical Nursing and work at the top of their license with this
population of rewarding and challenging patients. Our team has
transitioned into our state of the art hospital where we have a
brand new unit. Currently under development is our 5 North Tower
(5NT) Unit Based Council. We value the voice of our team and
encourage participation in Shared Governance. The patient to nurse
ratio on this unit is 5:1 and on occasion 6:1. We look forward to
welcoming you to the 5NT team, where you can practice your passion,
establish excellent foundational skills together with the
opportunity to specialize in Medical Surgical Nursing.
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)
Keywords: Christus Health, Corpus Christi , Cert Nurse Asst/Unit Secretary - Med/Surg 5NT Respiratory, Other , Corpus Christi, Texas
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