Correct Care Solutions Certified Nursing Assistant/Aide in Lagrange, Kentucky

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Overview

Our Certified Nursing Assistant / Aide is responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment planning, implementation and evaluation. Under supervision of Registered Nurses or Licensed Practical Nurses. Assists Nurses with patient care and patients with ADL's commensurate with his/her education and demonstrated competencies.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Complete an accredited CNA course

Experience:

  • One (1) or more years of clinical experience preferred

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current certification as a Nurse Aid in the State

  • Current CPR certification

Responsibilities

  1. Under the supervision of a LPN, RN, PA, ARNP or MD, assists in the assessment of vital sign, transferring and ambulating of patients.

  2. Consult with and is responsible to RN's and other staff as appropriate.

  3. Implements clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with established policies and procedures. Intervenes with proper technique, procedures and safety precautions to meet individual needs of patient.

  4. Responsible for charting vital signs, intake and output on appropriate flow sheets and reports any changes of patient status to appropriate disciplines.

  5. Responsible for ordering and maintaining supply levels for all clinics and stocks ER supplies.

  6. Establishes and maintains PAR levels in supply area.

  7. Respects dignity and confidentiality of patients.

  8. Takes vital signs (temp, pulse, respirations, and blood pressure).

  9. Provides for emotional and physical comfort and safety of patients.

  10. Assists in maintaining working areas, supplies, and equipment in good working order.

  11. Perform other duties as assigned.

CCS is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

Job 16-33776

Location KY, Lagrange

Facility KY State Reformatory

Type Regular Full-Time

Shift Day