Certified Nurse Aide – The Commons on St. Anthony

Loretto

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Location(s): Auburn

Location(s): Auburn

The Certified Nurse’s Assistant performs direct and indirect care to promote the comfort, safety, convalescence and rehabilitation of residents as directed by the Nurse Manager, Clinical Coordinator, Nursing Supervisor, and/or the Charge Nurse. The Certified Nurse’s Assistant must be competent in all skills on the resident care skills orientation checklist.

Certification Requirements

Certified Nurse Aide Certification

Job Requirements

Current NYS certification as a certified nursing assistant, or eligible for certification within four (4) months of hire.
• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Ability to adapt to changes in schedule and rotation to weekend schedule to meet resident
needs.
• Ability to deal tactfully with residents, families and other employees and cope with the
physical and mental stress of the position.
• Ability to understand and carry out directions and instructions.
• Ability to report changes in resident’s condition and other pertinent information.
• Ability to take and record information and basic records.
• Knowledge of MS Office and able to learn new software rapidly

Job Responsibilities

Responsible for residents assigned to his/her care with respect to the following general list of duties:
• Performs resident care according to policy/procedure and standards as delegated by the
NM, CC, RN, or Charge Nurse.
• Assists in maintaining a clean and safe environment for the resident, visitors, and other staff.
• Recognizes and responds to emergent situations efficiently and effectively.
• Assists the resident with ADLs and any special care needs as indicated on the resident care
assignment sheet.
• Sets priorities according to resident’s needs, organizing and reprioritizing work throughout
the shift.
• Ensures necessary supplies/equipment for patient care are available and stored efficiently.
• Observes residents for specific signs and symptoms as instructed by team leaders.
• Reports changes in the resident’s behavior or condition to the team leader.
• Demonstrates appropriate knowledge base and technical skills when performing resident
care. Uses skills and knowledge according to resident’s identified geriatric and age-related
needs. Demonstrates understanding of role limitations relating to patient care.
• Documents resident care accurately using appropriate tool and in a timely manner.
• Ability to be involved with family members or other support persons while providing care

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