$1,000.00 Sign on bonus offered for Full Time positions!
$500.00 Sign on bonus offered for Part Time positions!
POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of a licensed nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. He/she will function within the standards of practice as accorded by his/her certification. The C.N.A. performs various patient care activities and related non –professional services essential to caring for personal needs and comfort of patients.
Provides patient care in a manner conducive to safety and comfort. Patient care includes, but is not limited to:
Assists patient with or performs Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
Obtains and records Vital Signs and weights per policy
Assists patients with ambulation and transfers
Positions patients in correct body alignment in and out of bed
Applies adaptive equipment as ordered
Cares for personal belongings
Assists physician and or licensed nurse with treatments and procedures as needed.
Makes both occupied and unoccupied beds
Accompanies patients when transported outside the center for appointments as requested
Ensures patients are ready for scheduled rehab therapy and transports patients to rehab area.
Notifies licensed nurse if patient identification is missing
Participates in the care planning process and implements care according to care plan.
Performs skin care treatments, as permitted by state regulation.
Applies simple clean dressing, slings, stockings, and support bandages, under direction of licensed nurse, as permitted by state regulation.
Feeds or assists patients with meals and provides additional nourishment and hydration per care plan.
Performs other duties as requested.
SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMWENTS:
Successful completion of a state approved certified nursing assistant program.
A minimum of a high school education or high school equivalency diploma is preferred.
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