Job Title: CNAII/Unit Secretary

Start Date: Immediate

Post Date: 09/08/2017

Department: Emergency

Position Type: Full Time

Schedule: Varies

Description:

Southern Coos Hospital & Health Center (SCHHC) has a full-time opening for a CNAII/Unit Secretary in our Emergency Department.  The CNA II assists in giving quality patient care under the direct supervision of the RN or LPN. He/she communicates in an effective and efficient manner with coworkers, patients, visitors, physicians and other disciplines and departments. The CNA II will have completed an Oregon State Board of Nursing approved CNA II training program and understands the scope of practice this level of training allows.

The CNA II/Unit Secretary is responsible for efficient organization of the nurse’s station. As Unit Secretary answers phone calls, maintains patient charts, relays information to and from other departments, and this position schedules appointments for patients when necessary.

The CNA II shares an integral part of the team approach to the delivery of individualized, patient care, based on Southern Coos Health District policies and standards of care. Supervised by the shift charge nurse, reports to the Chief Nursing Officer (CNO).

Educational Requirements/Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • CNA II Certification to practice in the state of Oregon required.
  • 0-2 year’s hospital experience preferred.
  • Current BLS certification required.
  • Basic arrhythmia class encouraged.
  • One year acute care and/or long term care work experience preferred.
  • Medical terminology required.

This is a full-time position, working 12-hour shifts.

Applications are available at the Front Desk of the Hospital, calling 541-347-4515 or emailing hrsupport@southerncoos.org.   Applications will be reviewed, and interviews scheduled thereafter.

Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer, Veterans Preference, Drug Free/Smoke Free Campus.