Veterans Nursing Assistant - Certified - Upward Mobility Target Title

Veterans Nursing Assistant - Certified - Upward Mobility Target Title

State of Illinois | LaSalle County, IL, US
Salary Range:$28,000 – $34,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Description

Description of Duties/Essential Functions

Under general supervision, performs nursing assistance and personal care services for patients with physical and/or mental impairments. Assistance typically includes physical care, activities of daily living, patient feeding, bathing, personal hygiene care, ambulation, transfer of residents, and dressing needs. Practices effective infection control inclusive of isolation techniques and procedures, antiseptic techniques, hand washing, and universal precautions, wound care, and disinfection procedures. Continually inspects and checks residents to ensure comfort and safety for the residents of the home. Assists patients with range of motion exercises and exercises on pulleys and rollers. Completes assigned documentation. Observes and reports changes in patient behavior and/or physical appearance to nurse. Performs routine cleaning of patient units, including changing sheets, cleaning beds, cleaning patient care equipment, and maintaining general sanitation of all nursing areas.

Minimum Requirements

Requires successful completion of the 120 hour Illinois Dept. of Public Health approved Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program as evidenced by a certificate embossed as an approved educational program by IDPH or the equivalent as determined by IDPH and evidenced by a letter verifying current inclusion on the Assistant Nurse Registry maintained by the IDPH.

Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact

Schedule varies

1/2 hour paid meal break

IL Veterans' Home

1015 O'Conor Avenue

LaSalle, Illinois 61301

Contact:

IL Veterans' Home

Human Resources

1015 O'Conor Avenue

LaSalle, Illinois 61301

Phone: (815) 410-8390

Fax: (815) 223-7020

APPLICATION - BIDDING PROCEDURES:

* JOB ASSIGNMENT(SAME TITLE):Employee must submit a current bid form and a CMS100 Application to the contact person; this must be done within the bid/posting period and contain the posting ID number on the all forms.
* PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY:Effective November 1, 2019, CMS Examining will no longer accept CMS100B applications. Current employees interested in this position must submit a bid form and completed Promotional Application (CMS100B, Rev. 09/2020 or newer) to the contact person; this must be done within the bid/posting period and contain the posting ID number on the all forms.
* ALL OTHER INTERESTED CANDIDATES (Voluntary Reduction/Transfer): Applicants must submit a bid form, transfer request form (if applicable), and a completed employment application (CMS100, Rev. 09/2020 or newer)to the contact person; this must be done within the posting period and contain the bid/posting ID number on all forms.
* NON-STATE APPLICANTS/GENERAL PUBLIC: Submit a CMS100 applicationto the contact person; this must be done within the posting period and contain the bid/posting ID number on all forms.If a written examination is needed for this position, the applicant will be contacted to be scheduled for theexam when it is available.

Please visit www.work.illinois.gov to obtain a CMS100 application. How to Apply

Click Here for Applicant Information and Grading Procedures

This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at Work4Illinois@Illinois.gov or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).

Additional Documentation for Veterans Nursing Assistant - Certified:

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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.