Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Sentara Life Care-Norfolk
Sentara Life Care Norfolk Nursing Center is in the process of making some EXCITING changes. We invite you to be a part of the CHANGES we will make to benefit our staff, leaders, customers and the families that we serve!
Our 100 bed facility will be designated into two distinct Units:
· Specialized Respiratory/ventilator program Unit (36 patients of Respiratory/high level care)
· Long Term Care Unit: Approximately 64 patients
We are creating, smaller care units which enable patient care to have:
· Consistent leadership and staffing for patients
· More cohesive work team environment
· Improve workflow and processes
· Improved communication with family and friends of patients
At Sentara, we believe that aging and good health should go hand in hand. That's why we offer the most integrative system of senior services in the region from day program to nursing homes. We view each day as another opportunity to be better. To provide patient care that is unmatched, every time. And to give you every occasion to further your career. If you are ready to raise your career to the next level, you can do it here.
Come be a part of Sentara Lifecare's dynamic team!
Performs basic and routine patient care, such as personal hygiene, toileting, meal preparation and feeding, checks vital signs, intake/output, ambulation and assists patient with transfer from/to bed, toilet and other areas of the resident facility.
High School Grad or Equivalent - Experience in lieu of education: Yes
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Preferred: Basic Life Support, Nurse Aide
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Reading Comprehension, Service Orientation, Speaking, Writing
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
HS/GED or Graduate from a state approved Nursing Assistant Program/Trade School required. For applicants having recently completed approved program, state CNA certification required within 120 days of hire. New hires with existing state CNA must be in good standing. American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification within 90 days of hire
Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!
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