Sanford Health Nursing Assistant Certified - Long Term Care in Sheldon, Iowa
Job Title: Nursing Assistant Certified | Long Term Care | Sheldon
Department : Routine Nursing Home
Job Schedule: Full Time
Hours Per Shift: 8 hr
Provides nursing care and daily living assistance to assigned patients under the supervision of a registered nurse. Performs various direct patient care activities under the supervision of a registered nurse. Assists patients in daily living activities such as dressing and undressing, bathing and eating. Collects non-invasive body fluid specimens or gathers vital signs, but does not start or administer intravenous fluids. Aids physicians and nursing staff members with procedures if needed. Documents patient interactions as needed.
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. However, you will typically stick to one shift. These needs change dependent upon staffing availability and patient census. Will be required to work rotating weekends and holidays. Committee meeting attendance may be expected at times. 64 hours every 2 weeks.
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.
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Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: req7814