Full Job Description
The Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA or State Tested Nurse Assistant - STNA works under general supervision of the Charge Nurse, RN or LPN. Performs resident care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of the residents.
Carmel Manor is a nonprofit, long-term care and short-term rehabilitation facility located on the picturesque banks of the Ohio River. Since 1949, our partnership with the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm has allowed us to provide the highest quality staff and services. We strive to uphold our long tradition of caring for the physical, spiritual, and intellectual needs of the whole person.
Certified Nursing Assistant- CNA or State Tested Nursing Assistant - STNA DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Answers signal lights and bells promptly to determine resident needs.
Bathes, dresses and/or undresses residents and assists with personal hygiene to increase their comfort and well-being.
Sees that the residents are properly and comfortably clothed at all times.
Gives shampoos and hair care, removes facial hair of male and female residents, trims nails, assists residents with dental hygiene.
Serves and collects food trays, checking trays with diet orders before serving. Feeds residents when required.
Transports residents to and from the dining area and may supervise them when in the dining area.
Encourages residents in self-help measures and activities for personal hygiene.
Makes beds, changing bed linen daily and whenever soiled and tidies resident rooms.
Performs personal services for residents within reason such as reading, writing letters for them, operating TV and radio, assisting them with recreational and occupational projects in their rooms, and doing whatever possible that would promote comfort, security, and rehabilitation.
Performs limited nursing procedures as outlined with proper instruction and supervision.
Transfers residents to and from the bed, chair.
Takes and records vital signs, measures and records intake and output, collect specimens, gives enemas, suppositories care for urinary drainage bags, routine skin care, and ROM.
Assists staff nurses in giving treatments and examinations.
Applies universal precautions in all resident care to prevent the spread of disease and infection.
Performs assigned clerical duties at Nursing Station, answers telephone intercom, runs errands as directed by supervisor and keeps chart and records current.
Collects and bags soiled linen, stores clean linen.
Maintains good order of the unit diet kitchen, dining room, TV room, clean and soiled utility rooms, shower rooms.
Gives and receives report, makes checks with the oncoming shift to see that all residents are clean and cared for.
Is familiar with fire prevention and safety and participates in fire drills.
Employs all safety measures necessary for the protection of the residents and self.
Reports equipment in need of repair to the supervisor.
Participates in in-service programs on a regular basis.
Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA or State Tested Nursing Assistant - STNA benefits include competitive salary; health, dental, vision, life and supplemental insurances; retirement plan and paid-time-off.
Please consider joining our caring team of professionals.
Affirmative Action Statement:
Carmel Manor is an Equal Opportunity Employer and adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Licenses & Certifications
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