CNA Float Pool PRN - Oak Hill Hospital
Chest Pain Center with PCI * Heart & Vascular Institute * Orthopedics & Spine Care Center * Advanced Primary Stroke Center * Women's Services
Working under the supervision of a nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients.The position's tasks and responsibilities include: • Bathes, dresses/undresses patients assist with personal hygiene. • Serves and collects food trays. Assists with patient feeding. • Transports, positions and drapes patients for exams and treatments. • Assists patients in ambulating. • Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O. • Performs non sterile dressing changes. • Passes and collects bed pans. • Changes bed linens. • Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members. • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. • Provides age and culturally appropriate care. • Orients and mentors new staff members.