Certified Nursing Assistant
Company: Karesh Long Term Care (Managed by White Oak Manor)
Posted on: June 23, 2022
Karesh Long Term Care is growing and moving into a beautiful new
facility. Come grow with us!We are currently hiring fulltime and
part-time CNA's for evenings and nights. We also offer a weekend
premium program for experienced CNA's!Duties:1. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.2. Clock-in and out at the
designated hour.3. Report to nursing station promptly. Be in
appropriate uniform, complete with name tag.4. Receive nursing
assignment along with special instructions from unit charge nurse.
Review Resident Care Guide prior to beginning daily care for each
assigned resident.5. Receive report of resident care from off going
employees as necessary.6. Plan work assignment to meet resident
needs (i.e., activities, visitors, therapy, residents
preference).7. Wash hands before and after giving care to each
resident.8. Residents are to be kept clean and dry with special
attention and care given to the skin.9. Perform routine tasks of
caring for the residents. May take record TPR, BP and weight
according to the assignment and resident needs. Bathes residents or
assists in self-bathing. Washes and combs hair as needed. Cleans
hands, face, and assists in oral care, nail care, shaving and
dressing daytime and nighttime. Notifies Charge Nurse of
observations of need for nail care for residents with Diabetes.10.
Encourage residents to get out of bed daily and participate in
resident activities, when medically permissible. Residents should
be dressed in street clothes when up.11. Resident rooms are kept
clean and tidy and linen is changed as per routine and assignment
of particular unit.12. Physical Devices are applied per doctors
order and need to be intact, comfortable, and applied per
manufacturers instructions. They are checked with routine care
rounds and removed per the Residents Care Plan.13. Correct any
condition that may increase risk of an accident (i.e., spilled
water on floor, equipment obstructing hallway).14. Carry out
reality orientation when caring for residents who are confused or
disoriented. Talks to each resident during care, meals, etc.15.
Answer call lights promptly. Keep call light button within reach of
resident.16. Check on assigned residents throughout shift.17.
Assist residents with turning and repositioning on routine rounds
and maintain proper body alignment.18. Encourage residents to take
fluids unless contra-indicated (i.e., NPO fluid restrictions).
Fluids are offered on routine rounds, unless contra-indicated.19.
Give care in a professional manner, kindness, respect, and
courteousness to all residents (i.e., call by Mr., Mrs., Miss). The
residents right to privacy is respected by all.20. Serve correct
meal trays promptly. Assist residents with meals as needed.
Encourage residents to go to the dining room when able and assist
in transporting as necessary. Wash hands and face before and after
each meal.21. Work cooperatively with fellow workers. Teamwork is a
must.22. Report to Nurse in charge any change in residents
condition or an unusual condition noted regarding resident.
Complete special nursing assignments made by the Charge Nurse
(i.e., checking shower room or clean work area at end of shift).23.
Attend planned staff meetings and in-service programs for
NAs/CNAs.24. Make final rounds on residents, leaving them clean and
dry. Place soiled linen in linen hamper in soiled utility room.25.
Record Temperature, Pulse, Blood Pressure, Intake and Output for
residents as directed in medical records.26. Assist residents to
scheduled activities and the dining room for meals.27. May assist
residents with ambulation, crutch walking, using a walker, and
maneuvering wheelchairs, as indicated.28. Assist residents for naps
routinely after lunch and at other times as indicated or
requested29. Assist residents to and from bathroom and offer
bedpans and/or urinals as appropriate.30. May assist in admitting
and discharging residents (i.e., getting settled in room, filling
ice pitcher, taking vital signs, demonstrating call light).31.
Assist with preparing residents for tests and x-rays, visits by
physicians and dentists, physical therapy, and may transport to
areas or departments where the above takes place.32. Assist with
operating TV and radio as needed and/or requested.33. Changes
colostomy bags, may give back rub, assists with care of dying
resident and performs postmortem care. Sees that the room
temperature is compatible with residents needs, assists nurses in
giving treatments and examing residents.34. Washes hands before and
after resident contact / care. Wears gloves during bathing,
incontinent care, etc. Adheres to universal, standard or other
precautions, as appropriate.35. Assists with restorative toileting
programs, bed mobility and ADL programs as directed by Licensed
Nurse.36. Serves as a member of the Care Plan Team as assigned.37.
Demonstrate competency using current clinical software system.38.
Performs other duties as assigned by Supervisor.Competitive salary
and benefits package.EOE#sjCOME JOIN OUR TEAM!
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