PruittHealth CNA In Training- Full Time 1st Shift in Valdosta, Georgia

CNA In Training- Full Time 1st Shift

Description

Parkwood Development Center- Valdosta

CNA/Certified Nursing Assistant In Training

JOB PURPOSE:

Provides each of the assigned patients under direct supervision of facilitator and preceptor with routine daily nursing care and services in accordance with the patient’s assessment and care plan, and as directed by the nurse supervisor.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provides care ensuring patient/resident safety

  2. Applies & releases restraints, and provides exercise

  3. Assists patients in and out of bed and into wheelchair with the correct use of the transfer belt and practices proper body mechanics while moving/transferring patients

  4. Assists patients in bathing: to include bed baths, tub baths, and showers

  5. Assists patients in dressing or undressing, and personal grooming e.g., oral/denture care, brushing hair, trimming fingernails and toenails, skin care and shaving

  6. Assists patients to and from activities as requested

  7. Assists patients to dining area for meals; assists in feeding of patients as needed; passes food trays to individual patients in accordance with diet cards on tray and needs; documents intake of nourishment. Is able to identify the four basic food groups on a sample breakfast, lunch, and dinner meal

  8. Assists with admissions, discharges, and transfers as requested; understands and utilizes care plans

  9. Displays proper use and care of lift equipment

  10. Offers fluids at appropriate times (including routine ice and water rounds) and distributes fresh water to patients and picks up used water pitchers

  11. Properly documents in accordance with established guidelines; receives and gives reports on patient’s status or condition.

  12. Provides for bowel and bladder training/retraining, provides colostomy care

  13. Provides range of motion exercises for patients

  14. Provides routine care for the bedfast patient; turns patient intermittently if patient is bedridden due to illness

  15. Recognizes and reports signs/ symptoms of abuse and/or change in condition

  16. Removes bedding and replaces with clean linens per schedule or condition

Qualifications

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:

A minimum of a high school diploma or its equivalent

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

None

OTHER:

Willingness to work with the elderly

Positive attitude

Able to work all shifts

Job Nursing

Primary Location Georgia-Valdosta

Schedule Full-time

Shift 1st Shift

Job Posting May 8, 2018, 10:27:37 AM

Req ID: 1802484