Certified Nurse Assistant - 8NT Neuro Step Down
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.
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 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.