Certified Nursing Assistant-LTC/CNA , Lakeview
Certified Nursing Assistant, Full-time, 36-40 hours/wk, Varying shifts, Days 0600-1430, Evenings 1400-2230, Nights 2200-0630 8 hour shifts
Non-exempt, Hourly, Union
Benefits apply after 500 worked hour introductory period is met.
Contact Information: Human Resources
At Lake Health District, we are driven by our Mission Statement, “To care for our community with respect and compassion through excellence and teamwork.”
Lake Health District consists of a 24-bed critical access hospital, Lake Health Clinic, Alturas Health Clinic, Lakeview Gardens (Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities), Home Health & Hospice, Mental Health Centers, Public Health for Lake County, and DME Company (medical supply). We strive for excellence in everything we do. We strive to meet the changing Health Care needs of Lakeview and the surrounding area. We support them by meeting their professional needs in training, equipment, and services. We emphasize good communication with all county citizens who support us financially and through the use of our service. We care about and support our employees through training and education; who in turn are caring and committed to our patients and organization.
High School Diploma or equivalent. Completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant Course. CNA License issued from the Oregon State Board of Nursing. Current CPR Certification. Successful completion of orientation.
May work 4 months as an NA while obtaining certification after completion of OSBN approved nurse’s assistant course. Responsible to understand and implement CNA duties as described by the Oregon State Board of Nursing: “Authorized Duties for CNA’s” and “Standards of Care for CNA’s”.
Ability to use tact in dealing with varying situations. Does not discuss personal problems with residents. Treat each resident as an individual on basis of need with considerate care. Adhere to instructions issued by professional nurses and to established facility policies and responsibilities. Handle and serve residents in manner conducive to their safety and comfort, and within limits defined by the facilities policies. Ability to work under pressure.
*For full job description, please contact Human Resources.
Assists professional nursing personnel by performing simple treatment and related bedside resident care, using skills, duties, and standards as authorized by the Oregon State Board of Nursing. Demonstrates general knowledge care for the elderly or recovering resident, incorporating compassion, and respect in delivery of care for residents. Safety and proper use of equipment are incorporated in care of residents. Performs duties in a professional, team-oriented, positive atmosphere to create a harmonious living environment for residents. Maintains communication with complete and appropriate charting, along with appropriate and required verbal information provided to professional nursing staff.
We are looking for a candidate who works great as a team player with all departments, staff, and future employees with positive representation of Lakeview Gardens.
As a Lake Health District employee, after your introductory period is met; you will receive incredible Health Insurance. Medical (90/10 split), dental, and vision coverage. Life insurance. Short and long-term disability, paid time off (PTO), 7 paid holidays, long term sick bank, pension with 6% contribution, 403b voluntary pension, flexible spending accounts, employee discount for hospital services, bereavement leave, retention bonus, education opportunities, jury duty compensation, service awards, moving assistance, air ambulance membership, AFLAC, tuition assistance, EAP, free parking, and potential recruitment sign on funds.
Apply online at https://lakehealthdistrict.org/careers-2/, attach a cover letter, and resume. Include gaps in employment and reasons for separation.
Criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen required upon conditional job offer.
Lake Health District is located in Lakeview, Oregon. Lakeview is a friendly county seat located in SE Oregon on the California border. With clean country living 90 miles from Klamath Falls, 3 hours from Bend or Medford, 4 hours from Reno, and 6 hours from San Francisco or Portland. Mile-High rural location where recreation abounds, quality schools, and lots of sun. Golf, hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, biking, fly-way for birds, and hang-gliding capital of the world. Check-out Lake County Oregon Chamber of Commerce at https://www.allaboutlakecounty.com/ for more information.
Lake Health District is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, considers individuals for employment according to their abilities and performance. Employment decision are made without regard to race, age, religion, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other classification protected by law. All employment requirements mandated by local, state, and federal regulations will be observed.