Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA
Company: HCR ManorCare
Posted on: March 11, 2019
DescriptionHCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy.Certified Nursing Assistants provide basic nursing care to patients and residents within the scope of the nursing assistant responsibilities and performs basic nursing procedures under the direction of the licensed nurse supervisor.We are looking for Nursing Assistants who would like to combine their love for people and strong work ethic with the opportunities to advance your career.In return for your expertise, you will enjoy excellent training, industry-leading benefits and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare.Location3081 - Heartland Health Care Center - Moline, IllinoisEducation RequirementsSuccessful completion of State Approved Nursing Assistant Training and Competency Evaluation Program. Good standing in the state registry is required.Position RequirementsOur candidate will possess the ability to communicate with patients and nursing staff. Prior experience as nursing assistant preferred but not required. Job Specific Details: Provides basic nursing care to residents within the scope of the nursing assistant responsibilities and performs basic nursing procedures under the direction of the licensed nurse supervisor. Residents Rights ? Knows and respects patient rights. ? Ensures all protected health information is kept confidential. ? Reports all complaints made by patients to supervisor. ? Reports all allegations of resident abuse, neglect and/or misappropriation of patient property Personal Nursing Care Responsibilities ? Participates in and receives nursing report upon reporting for duty ? Assists residents with resident care including bathing, grooming, hygiene and placement of adaptive equipment ? Explains procedures to residents before administering ? Keeps residents dry (changes gown, clothing, linen, etc., when it becomes wet or soiled) ? Changes bed linens and keeps linens tight to avoid wrinkles from forming under residents ? Makes beds (occupied and unoccupied) ? Handles linens according to infection control guidelines ? Assists residents with bowel and bladder functions ? Assists residents in preparation for and transporting to appointments, activities and social programs ? Assists with lifting, positioning and transporting residents into and out of beds, chairs, bathtubs, wheelchairs, lifts, etc., in keeping with specific resident safety needs ? Assists residents in ambulation with or without self-help devices as instructed ? Performs restorative procedures as instructed ? Accurately measures and records heights and weights ? Accurately measures and records temperatures, pulses, respirations and blood pressures (TPRs and B/P) as instructed ? Empties urinary drainage bags and records amount in record as indicated; reports any irregularities to nurse ? Ensures call lights are within reach of residents and answers call lights promptly ? Ensures that residents who are unable to call for help are checked frequently ? Ensures that residents? personal care needs are being met in accordance with residents? wishes ? Reports all changes in residents? condition to supervisor as soon as practical Education ? Successful completion of State Approved Nurse Aide Training and Competency Evaluation Program; Name must appear on State Registry as Nurse Aide in good standing; Ability to communicate with residents and nursing staff; Must have the ability to read and write. Experience ? Prior experience as Nurse Aide preferred but not required. Physical Demands ? Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting, moving, and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 50 pounds; Exerting considerable force frequently, and/or intermediate force constantly to move objects and residents. Reaching, handling, fingering, talking, hearing, visual near acuity, bending, stooping and walking
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