Centura Health Physician Group (CHPG) offers providers a true opportunity to live their calling to care while experiencing the support of a built-in comprehensive network, vast resources, professional growth, trusted leadership, generous benefits and an amazing quality of life with locations that span Colorado and into Western Kansas. CHPG is proud to connect providers and consumers through state-of-the-art technology, clinical resources and professional expertise to help people live healthier. Our coordinated services represent a full continuum of care – from preventive and early diagnoses to leading-edge treatment and life-saving critical care. CHPG’s ability to deliver better health care value is the direct result of combining the best clinical tools, shared resources and medical expertise with a patient-centered approach that emphasizes Centura Health’s mission and commitment to quality, compassion and service.
Occasional travel to other sites to meet the needs of the clinic may be required.
To provide for the personal care needs of our clients. To promote and maintain a safe and clear environment for the clients and to serve all clients within the departmental, legal and regulatory guidelines. Requires the employee to demonstrate competency in the direct or indirect provision of individualized care of patients based on the patients assessed age and developmental needs.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School diploma/GED or equivalent work experience (3 yrs +)
Minimum Experience Requirements
Preferred: 6 months of CNA experience
Current Colorado Certified Nurse Aide (C.N.A.)
Colorado Driver's License
CPR = Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) required, Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association required with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) preferred for facilities without an AED.
Position Duties (Essential Functions)
Clinical Practice – 25%
Provides and/or assists with personal care needs of
patients/residents as directed on Care Plan. Demonstrates clinical competence in the following areas: bathing, vital signs, hair, mouth, and nail care, caring for patients with tubes, foleys, I.V.’s, feeding tubes, assisting with ambulation, exercises, and light housekeeping/meal preparation as assigned. Demonstrates competence in safe equipment use and maintenance. Demonstrates knowledge and compliance with policies. Demonstrates ability to perform duties in a variety of environments.
Collaborative Practice – 20%
Communicates with nurse regarding patient’s condition. Participates in patient care conferences. Communicates need for Supervisory Visit to primary nurse and assists with coordinating visit. Participates in quality processes through reporting of Customer Concerns and Occurrences and participation on work teams. Notifies clinical leadership of any environmental concerns.
Documentation – 20%
Submits DAR’s (complete) along with paperwork per agency timelines. Documents care provided (or reason why visit not made) in correct format. Visit frequency and duration is in compliance with physician orders. Supports operational needs related to documentation requirements both internally and externally.
Professional Accountabilities – 15%
Attends all mandatory/scheduled meetings. Maintains productivity per FTE status. Adherence to Centura Health Associate Principles/Human Resource policies regarding dress code, attendance, punctuality etc.
Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs constantly.
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a... smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.