Job

Nurse Aide/CNA (Multiple positions available)

CHI St. Alexius Health Garrison

  • Full / Part Time
  • 06/20/2019

Company Details

CHI St. Alexius Health Garrison

Beth Hetletved

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Take vitals (blood-pressure, pulse, temperature, and respiration) according to established procedures.
•Measure statistics - record intake and output, height, and weight.
•Obtain routine lab samples not requiring laboratory personnel.
•Help patients with ADLs (activities of daily living) for which they need assistance, such as bathing, combing hair, brushing teeth, shaving, putting on stockings and/or slippers, dressing, ambulation, and toileting.
•Help patients with equipment for their treatment and help patients to move, transfer from bed to chair, or transport them to other departments for testing or treatment.
•Infection control: know and follow proper protocol in avoiding the spread of germs and spores which transport disease.
•Observe and report to assess the progress of the patient as well as any needs the patient might have for medical intervention and observe and remove any potential hazards which could cause accidents.
•Keep patients rooms clean and orderly
•Set up patients for meals, assisted with meals if needed, or fed if unable to do for self and document amount of meal taken.
•Answer signal lights promptly on all patients on unit, not just assigned patients.
•Practice as a team member in delivery of care.
•Performs other duties as assigned.

•Must be at least 16 years of age as required by state
•Nurse Assistants must be on the Nurse Aide Registry of the State in which they work if hired into the Nursing Assistant position after April 30, 1998 as required by state
•BLS (Basic Life Support) required
•Heavy physical effort, frequent prolong standing/walking. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending and kneeling. Visual and hearing acuity are essential.

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