Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Medical Surgical

  • MaineHealth
  • Damariscotta, ME, USA
  • May 04, 2021
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

Position Summary

Under the direction of a licensed registered nurse, a CNA may provide hands-on personal care and services which are necessary to maintain a patient’s health and well-being. All care is provided in accordance with the client's individual plan of care, regulatory standards and Lincoln Health policies and procedures.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    1. Education: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.  Graduate of an accredited, state approved Certified Nursing Assistant training program.
    2. License/Certifications: Current Certified Nursing Assistant certification. Current Maine State driver's license. Current BLS certification.
    3. Experience: N/A
    4. Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.
    5. Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers.  Ability to perform operations using units of American money and weight measurements, volume and distance.
    6. Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
    7. Current placement on state's CNA registry.