Providence Health & Services CNA - Extended Care Cottages in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Various Cottages and shifts) to Providence Extended Care in Anchorage, Alaska. 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. We have full-time, part-time and on-call roles with Day, Evening or Night shifts. Many of our C.N.A. will float between various cottages. We accept new C.N.A. graduates at Extended Care, as well as experienced C.N.A.
This position offers a sign on bonus for eligible external candidates only.
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In this position you will:
Demonstrate understanding of and carries out individual resident's care according to Standards of Care and the Residents Daily Care Plan
Use techniques as taught in facility orientation
Record vital signs, weights, bowel records, meal intake, admission paperwork, and other required documentation
Report changes observed in residents to the RN/LPN Primary Care Nurse Interact daily with the interdisciplinary team to communicate resident needs/status
Work with new Nursing Assistant orientees and with CNAs unfamiliar with facility routines or the Resident-directed, Cottage Model of Care
Function as an active member of the self-managed work team to coordinate daily care tasks, ensure continuity of care/care givers, promote quality of life, and address the plagues of loneliness, helplessness and boredom
Work collaboratively with others to manage household responsibilities such as cleaning and laundry
Complete Competency Plan for assigned job and department
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current State of Alaska CNA certification
Current BLS certification from American Heart Association upon hire or the ability to accomplish within thirty (30) days of hire
Municipality of Anchorage food handler permit or the ability to attain certification within 21 days of hire
Preferred qualification for this position include:
- 6 months experience as a nurse aide, nursing assistant or private care-giver
About the Ministry you will serve
Providence Extended Care at the Cottages is located on a campus that includes eight cottages and a Commons Building. The Cottages are home to 96 residents. The Commons Building includes the facility reception area, Resident Bank, Gift Shop, Rehabilitation Therapies, Chapel, Supplies, Plant Services, Dietary, Support Services, Staff Development, Administration offices and Conference Rooms. The Cottages bear the names of Alaskan rivers and are arranged in alphabetical order along Compassion Circle.
Each cottage is a home that contains 12 private bedrooms/baths situated around a warm, inviting hearth and living area. An open kitchen allows residents and guests to enjoy the aromas and happenings of a kitchen, just like home. Each Cottage includes a Den along with a Spa and beauty/barber shop station. A patio off the dining area provides easy access to the outdoors and gardening opportunities. Large windows in the living area provide views for all to enjoy.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: 291003