Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Watertown, WI  / Abbotsford, WI  / Fort Atkinson, WI 
Posted 18 days ago
Job Description

Job Purpose:

Provide basic patient care under the direction of nursing staff. Perform duties, such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, or move patients, or change linens.

Essential Duties and/or Responsibilities:
  • Answer patients' call signals.
  • Turn and reposition bedridden patients, alone or with assistance, to prevent bedsores.
  • Observe patients' conditions, measuring and recording food and liquid intake and output and vital signs, and report changes to professional staff.
  • Feed patients who are unable to feed themselves.
  • Provide patients with help walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed.
  • Provide patient care by supplying and emptying bedpans, applying dressings and supervising exercise routines.
  • Bathe, groom, shave, dress, or drape patients to prepare them for surgery, treatment, or examination.
  • Transport patients to treatment units, using a wheelchair or stretcher.
  • Clean rooms and change linens.
  • Collect specimens such as urine, feces, or sputum.
  • Prepare, serve, and collect food trays.
  • Deliver messages, documents and specimens.
  • Answer phones and direct visitors.
  • Restrain patients if necessary.

Knowledge and Skills Required:
  • Customer and Personal Service - Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Psychology - Knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.
  • Medicine and Dentistry - Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Judgment and Decision Making - Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
  • Time Management - Managing one's own time and the time of others.


Contact Information
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Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full or Part Time
Required Education
Certification or Vocational
Required Experience
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