You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Critical Care Aide - Certified Nurse Assistant on the Medical Surgical Unit.
Youâ™re ready to roll up your sleeves. Eager to ask questions. And willing to go above and beyond to ease a patientâ™s pain.
St. Vincent Healthcare is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 286-bed level II trauma center has provided care in Montana and the surrounding area since 1898.
Our 9 bed Medical Surgical Inpatient Unit provides care for patients with diagnoses such as COPD, cellulitis, pneumonia, renal failure, wounds and DKA. We may also take post-surgical short stay patients.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and Paid Time Off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. Weâ™ll honor each otherâ™s dignity and surpass the standards we set. Weâ™ll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
We use shared governance and many decisions are made bottom up.
As a Critical Care Aide â“ Medical Surgical Certified Nurse Assistant with us, youâ™ll never know what to expect, but you will know how to:
Perform basic EKG interpretation and informs nurse of changes in patientâ™s rhythms or rates
Properly attach monitoring leads for continuous monitoring or for 12 Lead EKGs and measure/post rhythm strips per unit standard
Assemble charts for admissions, transfers and discharges
Answer call lights, assist patient with hygiene care and nourishment, and obtain vital signs
Assists nurses and physicians within scope and competency
Demonstrate and adhere to the standards of infection prevention
Active participant in meeting patient experience goals
Mix of direct patient care and monitoring cardiac rhythms
Obtain vitals, blood sugars, EKGâ™s and assist with ADLâ™s
Self-schedule and take 1 to 2 call shifts per 6 weeks
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
High School diploma or GED
BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association within 60 days of hire, required
Current Montana CNA certification, required
Current BLS certification within 60 days of hire
Must pass basic dysrhythmias class upon hire
Your next move
Now that you know more about being a Critical Care Aide - CNA on our Medical Surgical team, we hope youâ™ll join us. At St. Vincentâ™s, youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Internal Number: 20006887
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.