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Unit Tech (CNA)

Company: EvergreenHealth
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

Wage Range: $18.46-$27.65 per hour
Sign-On Bonus:Up to $2,250 for those new toEvergreenHealth
Posted wage ranges represent the entire range from minimum to maximum. For jobs with more than one level, the posted range reflects the minimum of the lowest level and the maximum of the highest level. Some positions also offer additional premiums based on shift, certifications or degrees. Job offers are determined based on a candidate's years of relevant experience, level of education and internal equity

Who We AreAwardedEmployer of the Year2022from theHospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA)EvergreenHealthHospice focuses on providing the highest quality of life possible for our patients and our publicly reported patient satisfaction outcomes demonstrate our success and leadership in our field as the premier hospice agency.To learn more and hear from our staff click here:Join EvergreenHealth Hospice & Home Care

Click here to learn more about our Hospice Care Center:

Why Join Our Team? As an employee of EvergreenHealth we believe in helping our staff by:

  • Retention-Our employees have been part of our team for an average of 7.71 yearsone of the longest average retention rates in the industry.
  • Low staff to patient ratiosone of the lowest in Washington State.
  • Training:Our new staff will feel confident knowing they have learned from experienced preceptors within their area of specialty.
  • Providing Professional Developmentas supported through ourTuition Assistanceprogram and career advancement through leadership pathways.
  • Commitment to building an inclusive and diverse workforce:Our staffa deep commitment to providing exceptional care and service for each one of our patients, and one another.
  • A Culture of Safety:We are proud to be recognized byThe Leapfrog Groupwith an "A" grade for patient safety, along with our recognition as a Top General Hospital for quality and safety - the only hospital in Washington state.
    Job Summary:
    Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Unit Tech performs tasks involving direct and indirect patient care, treatment, transportation, and various clerical tasks.
    Primary Duties:
  • Observes, documents, and reports changes in patient activity and/or symptoms such as vital signs, respiration, discomfort, intake, output, weight, and bleeding.
  • Assists with or prepares patient for transport including moving patient to and from bed to gurney or wheelchair. Transports patients, patient belongings and valuables, blood products, supplies, pharmaceuticals, equipment and specimens to and from various locations.
  • .Acknowledges patient inquiries; responds or refers inquiries appropriately. Answers patient call lights; determine nature of problem; respond within scope and/or obtain appropriate resources.
  • Assists RNs and other healthcare providers with wound care and patient procedures as directed.
  • .Accountable for following the guidelines for attendance, punctuality and overall dependability. Accountable for effective performance and follow-through of all assigned responsibilities and for completing responsibilities within designated (or agreed upon) timeframes. Completes responsibilities in a manner consistent with organizational policy, goals and values.
  • .Responsible for the "Accountabilities" associated with this position in support of the organization.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.License, Certification, Education or Experience:REQUIRED for the position:
    *High School graduation or equivalent
    *Current certification as a Nursing Assistant (NA-C) in the State of Washington.
    *Current Healthcare Provider BLS certification by date of hire
    *Demonstrates ability to apply knowledge of basic patient care techniques and procedures in the care of the specific age group to which assigned.DESIRED for the position:
    *Recent experience in an acute care facility

    Benefit Information:
    Choices that care for you and your familyAt EvergreenHealth, we appreciate our employees commitment and contribution to our success. We are proud to offer a suite of quality benefits and resources that are comprehensive, flexible, and competitive to help our staff and their loved ones maintain and improve health and financial well-being.

    • Medical, vision and dental insurance
    • On-demand virtual health care
    • Health Savings Account
    • Flexible Spending Account
    • Life and disability insurance
    • Retirement plans (457(b) and 401(a) with employer contribution)
    • Tuition assistance for undergraduate and graduate degrees
    • Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness program
    • Paid Time Off/Vacation
    • Extended Illness Bank/Sick Leave
    • Paid holidays
    • Voluntary hospital indemnity insurance
    • Voluntary identity theft protection
    • Voluntary legal insurance
    • Pay in lieu of benefits premium program
    • Free parking
    • Commuter benefits
      View a summary of our total rewards available to you as an EvergreenHealth team member by clicking on the link below.2023 Benefits Guide
      This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement between EvergreenHealth and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Healthcare 1199NW. Union membership is optional.

      Please see job description


Keywords: EvergreenHealth, Kirkland , Unit Tech (CNA), Healthcare , Kirkland, Washington

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