Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) - Carroll Manor

Employer
Ascension Senior Living
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) will provide patient/resident care as required under the direct supervision of the licensed nurse. The Certified Nursing Assistant completes assigned tasks to ensure timely, efficient and safe patient/resident care. Communication and interactions with patients, residents, families and other health team members is an essential component of this position. Qualifications Required Must be in good standing on Nursing Assistant registry or appropriate entity Must have good communication skills Must be able to read, write and communicate in English Qualifications Preferred Previous hospital or nursing home experience CPR certified Cognitive or Mental Requirements of the Job Must have organizational skills, ability to observe and report patient/resident status and implement the plan of care. Must be able to manage multiple priorities. Essential Functions of the Job, Departmental EXPECTATIONS 1. Performs initial and ongoing data collection on all patients/residents under the direction of the Registered Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse. 2. Implements plan of care developed by the Registered Nurse based on patient/resident physical, psychosocial, cultural, ethnic and religious/spiritual needs. 3. Provides direct patient/resident care and reports condition and changes to RN or LPN. 4. Demonstrates time management and prioritization of tasks. 5. Documents results of patient/resident care within established policies, procedures and scope of practice. 6. Other duties: Completes all other duties as assigned. Essential Behaviors of the Employee It is the expectation that the employee complies with applicable standards of behavior and conduct, including but not limited to, standards of conduct, customer services standards, and professional code of ethics. Ascension Senior Living is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion or other legally protected status.