CNA- Long Term Care

  • Heart of America Medical Center
  • Rugby, ND
  • Jul 26, 2021
Assistant/Support Nursing

Job Description

Must be literate, mature, and caring, must possess positive communication skills and enjoy working with people. BLS Certification required. CNA Certification required. Summary JOB REQUIREMENTS: Hardwiring Excellence – responsible to know and adhere to evidence based leadership to achieve excellence. Professional attitude, leadership role and team member abilities.  Maintains a positive professional role throughout the facility and community. Accountability for Safety Safeguarding the privacy and security of protected health information (PHI) in any form including electronic, written or oral. RESPONSIBILITIES:         Bathing and personal hygiene, including oral hygiene, nail care, etc.         Feeding and meal assistance          Ambulation and transportation to/from activities, etc.          Assistance with toileting needs          Performs restorative nursing activities, including range of motion, ambulation, personal hygiene, etc.          Assists residents with whirlpool baths and/or showers, as assigned.          Disinfects tub room equipment according to policy. Orient new admissions to their room immediately upon arrival, as assigned Makes resident beds in the absence of a bedmaker. Answer call lights promptly. Assists in providing for resident safety and comfort Obtains temperature, pulse, blood pressure, respirations, and weights on residents as assigned. Functions within parameters of BLS Certification. Provides treatments/skin care as assigned. Documents and communicates resident information in a timely manner. Records intakes/outputs, weights and other documentation on resident record as assigned. Documents vital signs at directed. Communicates with co-workers and charge nurses regarding resident status. Maintain professional confidence concerning resident information. Follows appropriate lines of authority in communication. Participates in quality assurance activities, meetings, and in-services. All other duties as assigned.