Restorative Nurse Assistant RNA wanted for Skilled Nursing Facility

7 days left

Employer
Pasadena Meadows
Location
Pasadena, CA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 29, 2017
Closes
Oct 02, 2017
Ref
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Specialty
Miscellaneous
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Restorative Nurse Assistant RNA wanted for a beautiful Skilled Nursing Facility located in Pasadena

Job Description

:

The RNA is an expanded role for the Certified Nurse Assistant! We have an immediate full time openings for (RNA).

The RNA must possess a valid California CNA license and demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of safe, restorative nursing care practices. The RNA must also be able to verbalize and demonstrate appropriate knowledge of good body mechanics, as well as the ability to evaluate and document the effectiveness of the restorative care received by the resident. Other duties of the RNA include:

Performs Active Range of Motion (AROM) and Passive Range of Motion (PROM) in a safe manner to residents as assigned by the DON and the residents overall plan of care.

Ambulates residents as assigned by the DON and the residents overall plan of care while utilizing appropriate equipment or devices in a safe manner.
Assists residents to apply and remove splints or prostheses as assigned by the DON and the residents overall plan of care.

Encourages the residents to perform tasks for him/herself as appropriate and as assigned by the DON and the residents overall plan of care.

Provides good body alignment, positioning device and contracture padding as appropriate and as assigned by the DON and the residents overall plan of care.

Monitors and assists with the performance of Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) to promote resident involvement to the highest extent possible without resident decline unless the decline is documented as unavoidable.

Evaluates and documents the residents progress as indicated according to facility policies and procedures. Communicates results to the DON and seeks input and supervision from the Staff Nurse to confirm findings.

Cooperates with licensed rehabilitation therapists when providing restorative nursing care to residents when appropriate.

Qualifications

Required Experience:
Solid communication skills: verbal and written, for documentation in the medical record.
High school diploma or equivalent
Certified in California as a Certified Nursing Assistant

At least 2-3 years of CNA experience required, RNA experience preferred.
Outgoing, caring personality, solid time management and organizational skills

Additional Information

Please include a resume for immediate consideration.

Please come in to fill out an application or submit resumes directly to the Administrator:

Pasadena Meadows Nursing Center
150 Bellefontaine Street
Pasadena, CA 91105

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