Sanford Health Nursing Assistant Certified Long Term Care (Full Time) - Nursing Home in Sheldon, Iowa

Job Title: Nursing Assistant Certified Long Term Care (Full Time) | Nursing Home | Sheldon

City: Sheldon

State: Iowa

Department : ROUTINE NURSING HOME

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Provides resident centered personal care including bathing, toileting, grooming, dressing/undressing, obtaining vital signs, psychosocial support and other personal cares. Assists residents in transferring, repositioning and walking using correct and appropriate transfer techniques and equipment; provides range of motion and passive exercise. Completes tasks related to dining and food preparation. Assists residents with meals and snacks, provides water and supplements as appropriate. Provides a positive dining experience. Accurately documents outcomes related to resident cares, behaviors, activities and dietary. Provides housekeeping and laundry services to assist residents with keeping living areas clean and operational; follows consistent hand washing and Personal Protective Equipment use. Provides assistance/documentation with wellness and recreational programs and encourages residents to participate.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

The nursing department is open 24 hours/day; any of those hours may be an expectation of employment specific to the needs of the department. These needs change dependent upon staffing availability and patient census. Will be required to work rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays. Committee meeting attendance may be expected at times.

QUALIFICATIONS

Required CNA certification with the State Board of Nursing. OR, one must become a State Certified CNA within 4 months of date into the position by being enrolled in a training program or in the process of obtaining certification through Endorsement. CNA training and certification required and provided by facility. CNA certification must be maintained with the State Board of Nursing. Certification from approved CNA course. Previous experience with clerical or nursing assistant is desirable but not essential.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

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City: Sheldon

State: Iowa

Job Function: Nursing

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req12268