Carilion Clinic Nursing Assistant - 12 West Med/Surg (FT) in Roanoke, Virginia

Job Summary

12 West is a 26 bed Joint Commission Accredited Stroke/Neurosciences Unit. The patient scope is those with neurological disorders and both hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke diagnoses. In addition, we accept overflow medical/surgical and trauma patients. Patient age can vary from young adult to the elderly. Typical patient ratio is anywhere from 6-13:1, depending on census and shift with a float NA on all shifts and a designated bath aid in the mornings. This is a high acuity and fast paced unit with an average length of stay of 4 days. A majority of our patients require intensive therapy or skilled nursing interventions upon discharge.

Successful candidate MUST BE available for the first 3-4 weeks of employment to attend required classes and training during day shift hours, 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday. These classes/training are MANDATORY.

As part of the health care team, performs basic clerical and technical clinical services relating to the care, cleanliness, safety, and comfort for patients of all ages. Provides quality service through a team oriented, collaborative approach to patient care.

Be part of a Joint Commission-accredited organization that has earned distinguished accolades for clinical excellence. Enjoy supportive leadership, inter-professional teams, and an innovative learning environment. And experience the advantages of building a career with a regional leader at Carilion Clinic. Our community-based healthcare network includes seven hospitals, two of which are Magnet ® designated; multi-specialty physician practices; and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. With honors including the Beacon Award for Excellence, a reputation for nursing research, and national rankings by U.S. News & World Report, we can enhance your professional satisfaction through extensive training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art technology.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: High school diploma or equivalent education required.

Experience: Previous experience in direct patient care preferred.

Licensure/Certification: Certified Nursing Assistant preferred. Must successfully complete Basic Life Support Course within 6 months of hire.

Other: E ffective interpersonal, communication, and teamwork skills required. Must successfully complete orientation and competency validation for position.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage: Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

Requisition Number: 24221

Employment Status: Full time

Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Shift: Day/Evening/Night

Shift Details: Rotating Day/Evening & Evening/Night shifts and every other weekend & rotating holiday requirements

Recruiter: JAMIE S RATLIFF

Recruiter Email: jsratliff@carilionclinic.org

ABOUT CARILION:

As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

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