SEEKING CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTS FOR AM, PM, AND OVERNIGHT SHIFTS
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.
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.