Highland Ridge Hopstial
7309 S 180 W
Midvale, UT 84047
Current openings include: full time days, full time nights and PRN
Job Duties: Supports nursing staff in maintaining a therapeutic milieu by performing routinely assigned tasks and carrying out patient care activities within the scope of the MHT/CNA training and experience. The MHT/...CNA will maintain a safe and professional standard for patient care according to facility mission, policy and procedure, and in accordance with all external regulatory and credentialing bodies. MHTs/CNAs will assist nurses in transporting patients, checking vitals, and routine safety checks. CNA applicants must be able to lift, carry, bathe, and assist geriatric patients with hygiene needs. CNAs will work with geriatric, psychiatric, and chemical dependency patients.
Job Requirements: High School diploma or GED mandatory. Certificate of attendance at approved nursing assistant technician program preferred. Must be able to stand on feet for long intervals and have dexterity to participate in physical restraint of patients when necessary. A certain amount of walking and standing are often necessary to carry out job duties. Lifting/carrying will routinely exceed 10 pounds and involves assisting patients in ambulation, positioning and ADL's. CNAs may be required to lift, roll, or otherwise assist in moving patients. May be subject to physical confrontation and possible assault behaviors from patients.
Please email resumes to: marta.stinson@acadiahealthcare