Certified Nurses Aide - NE

Clinical Services
1405 Sandhill Cove
Working in accordance with established policies and procedures and/or specific instructions from the licensed nursing personnel, the CNA is responsible for the provision of direct resident care. The employee is the provider of hands on resident care, including, but not limited to, all activities of daily living, planning, assessing, evaluating and providing quality nursing care. Employee participates in resident care plans, in-service education and disaster preparedness. During emergencies or natural disasters, employee may be required to report for duty as assigned by the administrator or designee for the duration of the disaster. Maintains acceptable standards of personal hygiene and complies with department dress code. Attends in-service training and education sessions as assigned. Gives direct patient care in all aspects of activities of daily living, including but not limited to bathing, showering, grooming, dressing, toileting, dining (both feeding and hydrating for regular meals and snacks), transferring residents from bed into wheelchair and back, transferring from wheelchair to toilet and back, positioning residents and ambulation. Assists in resident needs assessment and safety by observing and reporting all changes or unusual findings in, but not limited to, physical condition, attitude, psycho-social reactions and appetite to charge nurse. Maintains resident safety by the following: Utilizes proper techniques in relation to body mechanics when assisting with ambulation, lifting, repositioning or moving residents. Reports accidents and incidents promptly. Ensures call system is within reach of resident and answers lights promptly. Maintains hazard free environment, bed in low position, security devices applied, restraints applied correctly and appropriately, reports broken or malfunctioning equipment to charge nurse, assures identification band is worn by resident. May be required to work overtime in an emergency. Maintains written records, activities of daily living flow sheets, diet, weight, bowel records, intake and output records. Makes beds and keeps residents' rooms tidy and presentable. Monitors resident alarm system and takes appropriate action as needed. Makes rounds and tours on a regular basis assessing resident needs and appearance of facility, verifying resident needs are being met. Assists nursing staff in taking height measurements, temperature, pulse and respirations of residents. 11. Adheres to Sandhill Cove’s Standards of Conduct. 12. Maintains Sandhill Cove’s Hospitality Promises. Sandhill Cove fully embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, we include the following hospitality promises in all of our job descriptions. • We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile. • We treat everyone with courteous respect. • We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and act accordingly. • We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner. • We hold ourselves and one another accountable. • We embrace and value our differences. • We make residents, employees and guests feel important. • We ask “Is there anything else I can do for you?” • We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times. • We pay attention to details. Non-Essential Job Functions: 1. May assist in reading to residents, writing letters, and running errands.
Same as above.

Previous Job Searches