Providence Health & Services CNA/Mental Health Technician in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Mental Health - Adolescent, Night Shift, 0.6 FTE) to St. Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assist in maintaining a therapeutic milieu environment, leads therapeutic patient activities and psycho-educational groups as assigned.
Maintain a therapeutic relationship with patients and family members.
Treat each patient with appropriate dignity and respect; projects a non-judgmental attitude.
Monitor patient behavior during non-structured activities; intervenes appropriately.
Assist with patient’s comfort and mobility needs.
Accurately measure and document patient vital signs, intake and output, and competently assists with patient care as assigned.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) licensure in the State of Montana
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider), American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire
Crisis Prevention certification required within 6 months of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Experience working with psychiatric patients
Experience in a hospital setting highly preferred
About the hospital you will serve.
St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 258156