Certified Nurse Assistant - 4NT Neuro ICU
CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi Shoreline
600 Elizabeth Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
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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.
The unit is a 24 bed Neuro/Surgical ICU, with neuro being the primary focus.We admit a vast array of patients including Strokes with and without TPA administration, head trauma, craniotomies, aneurysm repairs, ICP monitoring, EVD placement/monitoring and organ procurement.From a surgical standpoint we care for all patients out of PACU (GI, ORTHO, SPINAL, etc.) with exception to any open hearts.We also admit medical ICU patients and on occasion will take overflow cardiac patients.The floor often has many bedside procedures; chest tube, bronchoscopy, EGD, to name a few.We have great teamwork and a family atmosphere.
- High School diploma or equivalent.
- Strong customer service skills and computer literacy is required. Previous experience as a Nurse Assistant in a hospital setting preferred.
- 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.