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Sanford Health Certified Nursing Assistant, Home Health | Sheldon Home Health in Sheldon, Iowa

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: Sheldon Medical Center
Location: Sheldon, IA
Shift: Varies
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 32.00

Job Summary

Performs tasks as delegated and indicated on the care plan for assigned patients under the supervision of a registered nurse. The Nursing Assistant (NA) will understand the basic elements of body functioning. Understands the physical and emotional changes including those which occur in the death and dying process. Delivers age appropriate care related to the physical and psychological needs of the patient per care plan. Assists patients in daily living activities such as dressing and undressing, bathing and eating. Good interpersonal skills, be courteous and caring. Must know medical terminology, organizational policies and procedures. Requires ability to do detailed work correctly, function under and handle stress. Must be able to work with growth and development needs of all client and patient population.

Qualifications

High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) preferred, but not required.

Completion of a 75-hour nurse assistant course is required.

Required to be registered as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and registered in the applicable state's Department of Health. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications. Valid driver's license and proof of insurance required.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

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Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-25061
Featured: No