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128700 Nursing Assistant

Penn Medicine
Berwyn, PA 19312
The Cancer Service Line Shared Services Clinics at the Valley Forge Abramson Cancer Center are hiring a Certified Nursing Assistant to support the transition of CNAs desiring to work directly in the outpatient oncology setting.Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) work under the direct supervision of RNs and support numerous fast-paced, high volume areas of the hospitals and practices within UPHS by delivering high quality care to patients and families through collaboration and communication with his/her team. Tasks include, but are not limited to, the following: taking, recording and monitoring vital signs; lifting, turning and feeding patients; providing O2 therapy and reporting acute changes in ventilation and circulation; promoting infection control and safety by maintaining a clean and safe work and patient environment; meeting patients personal hygiene needs and assisting with ADLs; and making beds.Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) support numerous fast-paced, high volume areas of the hospitals and practices within UPHS by delivering high quality care to patients and families through collaboration and communication with his/her team. Tasks include, but are not limited to, the following: taking, recording and monitoring vital signs; lifting and turning patients; providing O2 therapy and reporting acute changes in ventilation and circulation; promoting infection control and safety by maintaining a clean and safe work and patient environment; and meeting patients personal hygiene needs and assisting with ADLs. Additional Information: ¢ The Cancer Service Line Shared Services Clinics are seeking a CNA to join our expanding Abramson Cancer Center clinic at Valley Forge. ¢ Desired candidates will be highly dedicated and extremely motivated individuals with a passion for oncology in the outpatient setting. ¢ The CNA role requires a commitment of a full-time position. The Abramson Cancer Center is open during normal business hours, 5 days a week, Monday to Friday. ¢ CNAs will be trained to perform the essential functions of an ambulatory oncology nursing assistant, such as: pre-visit intake and vital signs, telehealth clinical support, procedural assistance, ambulatory patient flow management, and assistance with ADLs for the ambulatory patient. ¢ This program is ideal for nursing students enrolled in a BSN program who are looking to gain experience in the practice of clinical oncology care within an outpatient cancer care clinic.

HS Diploma or equivalent, graduate of a CNA program and CPR required. Must be a certified by the State of Pennsylvania as a CNA.

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Posted: 2021-08-02 Expires: 2021-09-30

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128700 Nursing Assistant

Penn Medicine
Berwyn, PA 19312

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