fbpx

LOCATION: Ewing Township, NJ, United States

Certified Nursing Assistant CNA

We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) for a  full-time or part-time position working in a long-term care facility in the Ewing Township, NJ area. First, second, and third shift positions are available. Weekends are mandatory, at least every other week.

Qualifications:
  • Must be a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in the state of New Jersey.
  • Successful completion of a state-approved CNA Program.
  • Associate’s Degree preferred.
  • Experience working in a Long Term Care Facility preferred.
  • Must have excellent references.
Responsibilities:
  • Bathe and dress patients.
  • Serve meals and help patients eat.
  • Take vital signs.
  • Turn or re-position patients who are bedridden.
  • Collect information about conditions and treatment plans from caregivers, nurses and doctors.
  • Provide and empty bedpans.
  • Lift patients into beds, wheelchairs, exam tables, etc.
  • Answer patient calls.
  • Examine patients for bruises, blood in urine or other injuries/wounds.
  • Clean and sanitize patient areas.
  • Change bed sheets and restock rooms with necessary supplies.
  • Evidence-based decision-making and accountability.
  • Ensure that patients and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere, which recognizes the individual’s needs and rights.
  • Serve the needs of patients in a safe and comfortable manner, under the supervision of a licensed nurse.
  • Assist licensed nurses with the admissions, admission assessments, and discharges, of patients, as well as the and transfer and care for patients’ personal belongings.
  • Help patients practice the six basic Activities of Daily Living (ADLs).
  • Coordinate scheduling for patients’ Speech/Language Pathology services, Occupational Therapy services, and Physical Therapy services.
  • Measure and record weights, blood pressures, temperatures, pulse/respiration, as well as provide state-regulated skin treatments.
  • Under supervision of licensed nurse, assist patients with the application of clean dressings, slings, stockings, and support bandages.
  • Provide direct care to more acutely ill residents.
  • Receive and escort visitors.
  • Collect charts, records and reports.
  • Perform all duties in accordance with established methods, techniques, and recognized standards.
  • Legal, ethical, and professional practices in compliance with federal and state mandates, as well as local policies concerning performance.

CATEGORY: Nursing | JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Part-Time |

Apply Below!

Share
Tweet
Pin
Email