• Location: Morganton, NC
  • Posted: Jun 10, 2019

Job Description

High School Diploma and Nurse Aide Training Program
BLS through American Heart Association

JOB SUMMARY: Assists the nurse in planning/implementing basic care as delegated. Demonstrates knowledge/skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age and culture of the residents/patients served, and ability to provide care according to departmental policies and procedures. Provides care over an extended time, in various settings, spanning the illness to wellness continuum. Performs other related duties as deemed competent.


Education: Graduate of an approved CNA training program

Experience: Preferably, some Long-term care, med-surg, or related

License/Registration: CNA I-current listing as CNA I with Division of Facility Services with no substantial findings CNA II- above and current listing as CNAII with Board of Nursing with no substantial findings; Current CPR certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) is required Other: Ability to work with others; CNAI must attend Monitoring Blood Glucose Training within 6 months of employment. Medical Detox; Behavioral Health; Emergency Department; and Contingency Pool are required to have CPI annually.

TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires frequently: pushing 40 lbs; pulling 80 lbs; standing; walking; repetitive trunk rotation-standing; manual dexterity; both handedness (both hands must be used) near vision; far vision; hearing (requires hearing whispered voice); Occasionally: lifting 35 lbs from floor to waist and waist to eye level; one handed carrying 15lbs; work kneeling; work squatting/crouching; visual color discrimination; and visual depth perception.

Employment Type

  • PRN

Schedule Information

Hours: 12

Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge

2201 South Sterling Street
Morganton, NC 28655

Phone: (828) 580-5000