CNA- Certified Nursing Assistant- ALL SHIFTS AVAILABLE!!

Employer
Wesley Gardens
Location
Rochester, NY, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Sep 08, 2017
Closes
Sep 27, 2017
Ref
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Specialty
Support Staffing
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Wesley Gardens is a non-profit nursing home located in the heart of the Arts District. We are dedicated to providing Quality Care to our long-term, short-term rehabilitation, respite and hospice residents. Here at Wesley Gardens, we take pride in our diverse culture of employees and residents. We invite you to come see what we have to offer.

All applicants who are hired as an CNA will be eligible for a chance to WIN a 50 Color TV. For more details, reference this advertisement at the interview.

JOB SUMMARY:

To perform and provide direct care to residents under the supervision of a Nurse Manager. Responsible for reporting observations of residents to the nurse.

Responsible for documentation of ADLs performed for/with residents.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist resident with activities of daily living; hygiene, ambulation, dressing, eating, toileting, transferring.

Exercise resident in accordance with Physical/Occupational Therapy and under the direction of the nurse or physical therapist.

Check each assigned resident at least every 2 hours.

Get resident ready on time for activities, hairdresser or therapies by dressing, toileting and transporting or directing as necessary.

Document the residents ADL functional abilities each shift.

Participate in the orientation of new residents and staff.

Provide comfort measures, positioning, massage and routine skin care.

Obtain weight, height, record intake and output, per policy and as requested by Nursing.

Assist with post mortem care.

Encourage resident to talk, and to do things at a safe, comfortable pace.

Keep resident's room and work areas organized, neat and supplied.

Greet visitors and families and help them locate resident or others.

Maintain current New York State Certification and listing in the Nurse Aide Registry. Attend continuation education programs as posted, including Annual Mandatory Topic inservices, meeting the hours required by the Regulatory Agencies.

Refill oxygen tanks.

Perform other duties as directed.

CUSTOMER SERVICE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Meet customer service standards in a friendly, helpful, courteous manner, with resident satisfaction a priority.

QUALIFICATIONS:

High school education preferred. Current New York State registration as a Certified Nursing Assistant required. Proof of current MMR and PPD immunizations.

PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS:

Always works under the supervision/direction of the nurse. Requires patience, kindness, tact and discretion to work with residents and families. Ability to work well with other nursing assistants and staff.

CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Moderate to strenuous physical effort; frequent lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling of moderate to heavy weights may be necessary. High risk of exposure to blood and other body fluids.

COMPENSATION:

Based on years experience worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant. ($11.49 to $13.75)

BENEFITS:

Wesley Gardens offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes 80% employer paid health insurance, dental insurance, 403(b), tuition reimbursement and referral bonus program.

Company Description

Wesley Gardens is a non-profit nursing home located in the heart of the Arts District. We are dedicated to providing Quality Care to our long-term, short-term rehabilitation, respite and hospice residents. Here at Wesley Gardens, we take pride in our diverse culture of employees and residents. We invite you to come see what we have to offer.