Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in Douglas, AZ at Corizon Health

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

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Job Description

Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon Health

We have an exceptional opportunity for a Patient Care Tech to join our healthcare team at Douglas Correctional Center located in Douglas, Arizona.

Qualifications of the Corizon Health Patient Care Tech

  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • 1 year experience as a Patient Care Technician (PCT) is required.

Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Patient Care Technician

  • Reports off and on to nursing staff and finds coverage for patients when leaving floor for any length of time.
  • Collect specimens upon determination of skill competency and assists with procedures and treatments with proper instruction and supervision.
  • Answer telephone, transfer calls, record messages, provide information to appropriate staff.
  • Ensure patients are prepared for transport as needed to offsite appointments, nurse or provider clinic, tele-med visits, physical therapy, x-ray, etc. Gather data, document, and assist in unit record-keeping. Utilizes supplies and equipment with care and restocks as necessary.
  • Observes patients and notes physical condition, attitude, reactions, or any unusual behavior and reports changes or unusual findings to nurse or supervisor. Communicates with LPNs and RNs regarding patient care issues. Ensures accurate reporting of any injury/accidents.
  • Attends scheduled meetings as assigned. May be asked to orient new staff members to unit.
  • Performs other duties generally related to the position and unrelated duties in emergency, as directed by supervisors, RNs or LPNs.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Free online Continuing Education program
  • Comprehensive Onboarding

Corizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health.

This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.