Certified Nursing Assistant, Senior Services, Presence Fox Knoll, Aurora, IL

Requisition ID: 50292

Location: PLC Fox Knoll

Location Address:
421 North Lake Street, Aurora, IL  60506-4180 United States (US)

 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY 

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) – Senior Services performs various duties under the direction and supervision of a professional licensed nurse to assist the nursing staff in meeting patient/resident treatment and care requirements. All duties are carried out in accordance with the established policies and procedures.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides direct patient/resident care as assigned by the licensed nurse and communicates patient’s response.
  • Performs routine procedures e.g. blood glucose monitoring, vital signs, heights, weights, intake and output and the collections of urine, stool and sputum specimens.
  • Documents care per departmental standards in electronic medical record.
  • Assists with patients’ activity and providing a safe environment.
  • Observes patients/residents while performing delegated tasks and reports significant findings regarding safety, personal needs and changes in patient’s condition to the licensed nurse.
  • Promotes and maintains an atmosphere for patient comfort. Keeps patient/residents’ room clean and orderly.
  • Provides skin care and is knowledgeable in care needed to maintain or improve skin integrity.
  • Collaborates with the licensed nurse in implementing and evaluating the plan of care and functional status.
  • Assists with admissions, transfers, morgue transport and discharge of patient/resident.
  • Replenishes patient’s supplies as needed.
  • Identifies patient/family education needs and reports them to the licensed nurse.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS 

Education and/or Experience                                                            

  • Must have completed at least eight years of grade school or provide proof of equivalent knowledge.
  • Must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Previous experience in senior services preferred.

 

Computer Skills                                                          

  • Knowledge of EPIC preferred.

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations 

  • Certified Nursing Assistant certification required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

 

Business Unit: PLC Senior Services

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Company
Presence Health Network
Posted
06/22/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Aurora, IL 60506-4180, US