Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Company: Prestige Care, Inc.
Posted on: May 16, 2022
What does a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) do?
The Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible for providing
residents with direct nursing care and assistance with daily
activities under the direction of a Licensed Nurse and as directed
in resident care plan.
Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC), and Nursing Assistant Registered
(NAR) are the state of Washington only.
In this job, every day you will?
* Ensure resident?s personal care needs are being met through
routine check-ins and promptly responding to call lights.* Provide
care to residents as outlined in the resident care plan. Reviews
changes to resident care plans daily.* Communicate observed changes
in the resident?s condition to charge nurse for assessment.* Assist
residents with individual personal care needs such as grooming,
bathing, oral hygiene, feeding, incontinent care, toileting, skin
care, or other needs as required in the resident?s care plan.*
Perform tasks as assigned by the charge nurse including but not
limited to taking vital signs, capturing residents? weights, and
collecting specimens.* Lift, move, and transfer residents using
proper methods and lifting devices as required in the resident care
plan.* Document care and assistance provided to residents as
required by company policy.* Protect the personal belongings of
each resident such as eyeglasses, dentures, hearing aids,
furnishings, jewelry, clothing, and memorabilia. Promptly report
missing items according to established policy.* Complete all job
duties while following required infection control procedures,
including but not limited to thorough hand washing, proper use of
personal protective equipment and proper disposal of soiled
materials.* Follow and supports fire life safety practices and
procedures and promptly reports any unsafe conditions or equipment
to immediate supervisor.* Complete all requirements for in-service
training.* Perform other duties as assigned.
Education Experience you need to qualify:
* A high school diploma or equivalent knowledge and skills obtained
through a combination of education, training, and experience.* Must
hold current Certification in the specific state in which you wish
to practice.* Ability to communicate effectively, in English, with
residents, visitors, and staff. Good written and oral communication
skills. Ability to understand verbal directions and read written
instructions. Ability to understand the daily needs of residents.
Ability to read and interpret documents, including safety rules,
operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.*
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide simple numbers.*
Ability to accurately observe, report, and problem-solve residents?
needs with assistance of a supervisor. Ability to interpret a
variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or
schedule form.* Work with residents in a Skilled Nursing Center.
Potential exposure to blood and bodily fluids.
Why join the Prestige Care Family in the Certified Nursing
Assistant (CNA) role and what can we offer you?
* We are a 35+ year old, family owned and operated organization
that has a strong promote from within culture. We have a defined
career path for you to take, if you want to move up.* any locations
so you can move up sooner, into leadership roles, where you can
have greater job titles, make more money, and have a larger
impact.* Robust and comprehensive benefits package including
medical, dental, vision, EAP, 401k match, employer paid life and
disability insurance, and more.* Accessible and engaging local and
regional nursing support staff to bounce ideas off of, get
additional guidance + training, and partnership to allow you to be
a high performer.* Lots of training and support from the Resident
Care Managers, Staff Development Coordinators, Registered Nurses,
and Directors of Nursing.
Ways you can advance beyond the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Once you master this role, you could consider the Lead CNA, Central
Supply Coordinator, or with additional education, the Licensed
Practical Nurse (LPN), Registered Nurse (RN) or other more clinical
jobs with Prestige Care.
EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED ? At Prestige, it is our promise to
personally touch lives every day. It is a philosophy of caring
based on our core values of integrity, trust, commitment, and
respect, that are at the center of all that we do. We are committed
to a diverse and inclusive workforce that represents all of us,
coming from different experiences, cultures, backgrounds, and
viewpoints. Inclusion is the way we treat one another and how we
celebrate what makes us different.
In adherence with state and federal mandates, Prestige Care team
members are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by October
18, 2021 as a condition of employment, unless a team member
qualifies for a religious or medical exemption.
Who Is Prestige Care?
Prestige Care is a family of over 75 skilled nursing + post-acute
care centers, as well as assisted living and memory care
communities in 8 Western states. We are an organization of over
5,000 team members who serve thousands of residents, where we have
the privilege of personally touching their lives every day.
We have four core values of integrity, trust, commitment, and
respect that guide everything that we do. With a strong commitment
to career development and advancement, Prestige Care is a employer
that can help you achieve your career goals and objectives. With a
healthcare career at Prestige Care, you will enjoy a collaborative,
team-oriented environment where your work truly matters at the end
of every day."
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