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Job Title:

CNA - Bilingual Spanish

Job Post ID:

21415

Posted Until:

05/31/2021

Salary:

DOE

Location:

Joliet

Hours:

1st and 2nd Shift

WorkType:

Full Time

Industry

Healthcare/Medical

Job Description:

Performs basic screening procedures for primary care clinic as assigned. The Patient Care Associate also performs other tasks as assigned to assist in the well functioning of on and off site clinics.
1. Prepares physical set-up of clinics; cleans up after clinic, and restocks/straightens medical supplies as indicated.
2. Completes, records, and graphs client's length/height, weight, head circumference, and vital signs per applicable procedures and protocols.
3. Completes and records Waived Testing as applicable for IDPH and VNA Health Center procedures.
4. Completes quality control, checks on all CLIA waived equipment and other QC checks as determined by the Team Leader.
5. Completes applicable laboratory requisitions and logs for tests completed (e.g. lead, pap, GC).
6. Prepares laboratory specimens for pick-up or mailing per applicable IDPH and VNA procedures.
7. Directs client or parent/guardian in completion of clinic forms (e.g. health history, developmental, dietary...) as applicable.
8. Notifies staff nurse of problems or alterations in client status.
9. Assists staff nurse, clinic physician or Nurse Practitioner as requested.
10. Bilingual Aide interprets for clients and staff as needed.
11. Understands and practices Exposure Control Procedures.
12. Maintains current CPR certification.
13. Respects client's privacy and rights and maintains client confidentiality.
14. Indicates interest in personal growth and VNA mission/goals and participates in staff meetings/inservices.
15. Ability to work all clinical hours as assigned.
16. Able to work efficiently and effectively in the Electronic Medical Records System.
17. Familiarizes and complies with all VNA policies and procedures.
18. Meets standards of behavior expectations.
19. Follows established guidelines for use and/or disclosure of protected health information. Employees should report any breaches of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) rules to the Privacy Officer immediately. Failure to comply with HIPAA policies and procedures will result in disciplinary action, up to and including termination of employment.
20. Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

1. Requires high school diploma or G.E.D.
2. Provides proof of program completion from an approved Certified Nurse Assistant, Certified Medical Assistant, or Medical Assistant.
3. Maintains CPR card.
4. Ability to type and basic computer skills a minimum.
5. Effective communication skills, including neat and legible hand writing/printing.
6. Ability to translate medical information effectively.
7. Bilingual in Spanish/English as follows: Reading - Preferred. Written – Preferred. Speaking – Required.
8. Health policies and requirements met

Benefits:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, LTD/STD, Accident and Critical Illness Insurance, PTO, 403(b)

Company Information

VNA Health Care is a patient-centered, community-based, not-for-profit healthcare provider serving the Chicago suburbs with convenient and compassionate healthcare.

Application Instructions:

Please apply on our website by completing the application and uploading your resume
https://www.vnahealth.com/about-us/careers/

Other Information:

www.vnahealth.com