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Certified Nursing Assistant 7A-3P

Philadelphia, PA

Rivers Edge Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center

Posted 9 weeks ago
$12.00 - $14.50 per hour
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Job Description

Certified Nursing Assistant 7A-3P

Rivers Edge Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center - At River's Edge Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center we are committed to providing the best life for our residents. We are in search of caring and passionate individuals who want to be a part of making a difference for those we serve. If this sounds like you, and you are looking to be a part of a dynamic team, we would love to meet you! The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) serves as a source of emotional and physical support while assisting residents with their activities of daily living. Under the supervision of the RNs and LPNs, the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) provides the highest quality of care and service to each resident towards the highest quality of life.
Duties/Responsibilities:
Provides for patient's personal hygiene and daily living. This may include providing and clearing bedpans and urinals, providing baths, backrubs, shampoos and shaves, and assisting patients with showers. Assists with meals and feeds patients. Ambulates, turns and positions patients. Provides fresh water and nourishment between meals.
Administers enemas, douches, nonsterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, sitz and therapeutic baths, and applies restraints.
Performs I checks vital signs and weight; performs sugar and acetone urine testing, specimen collection, and post-mortem care.
Works effectively as a team member in the delivery of care and assists in the orientation of new employees. Maintains good working relations with nursing unit staff and other hospital employees through appropriate communication.
Instills confidence in patients by maintaining a neat appearance and performing duties in a competent and caring manner. Reports observations of patients to the nurse caring for the patient to ensure professional assessment.
With specialized training and written approval, may perform additional and specialized tasks pertinent to the assigned area.
Education and Experience:
High school graduate preferred.
Successful completion of nursing assistant course or the equivalent.
Must pass a pre-employment test for nursing assistant.
Physical Requirements:
Prolonged periods of standing and walking.
Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds at times.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $12.00 - $14.50 per hour
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