Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Special Care Unit (SCU)
Aug 01, 2020
Assists in providing age-specific, pediatric through geriatric patient centered care. Under the direct supervision of the RN, the CNA performs specific delegated tasks as they relate to ADL and the promotion of outcome based patient centered care.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent is strongly preferred.
License/Certifications: Certification from an approved nursing assistance program. Current registration with the Maine Registry of Certified Nursing Assistants. Current BLS certification (or attained within 6 months of hire).
OSHA-MSDS sheets and procedures.
Fire and safety procedures.
Operation of patient care equipment (beds, scales, lifts, thermometers etc.) and office equipment (photocopier, computer, telephone.)
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