CNA Certified Nursing Assistant
Company: Saba Health Care
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Saba Health Care - Benefits include: Competitive wages, flexible
shifts, 401k, advancement opportunities, and a positive work
environment. Also available: health, vision, dental, and life
And..... the ABSOLUTE BEST working environment you could ever
imagine being a part of!!
JOB SUMMARY: -The purpose of this position is to assist the nurses
in the providing of resident care primarily in the area of the
daily living routine.
Must hold a current Certified Nurse's Assistant certificate in the
State of Illinois.
A high school diploma is preferred.
Must have the ability and the willingness to work harmoniously with
professional and non-professional personnel.
Must be able to read, write, and speak English in an understandable
Must be physically and mentally capable of performing routine,
repetitive job duties.
Show willingness to provide good nursing care.
Be considerate, pleasant, and professional in the performance of
Must have compassion, tolerance, and understanding for the
residents of the facility.
Knowledge of JCAHO, OBRA, IDPH, and HFS regulations as related to
Support the facility's philosophy of care and strive to achieve its
goals and objectives.
Be sensitive to residents' families and respond in an appropriate
professional way as the situation requires.
Carry out assignments for resident care including (but not limited
f) restorative nursing procedures
Keep residents' bed, dresser, bathroom, and general living area
clean and tidy.
Answer call lights promptly.
Help check in all new residents and re-admissions, as well as
assist in the transfer of residents to different rooms.
Put resident's clothing away properly.
Report any changes in resident's condition--e.g. eating habits,
behavior, temperature, etc. to the charge nurse of the unit.
Turn bedridden residents every two (2) hours or sooner as
Wash, clean, and dry all incontinent residents.
Assist the treatment nurse as assigned.
Complete assignment report to charge nurse at the end of every
Be responsible for well-being and nursing care of all residents
assigned to his/her unit while on duty.
Take vital signs and monthly weights (with assistance) and record
results in EMR.
Document the following in the EMR for all assigned residents:
a) vital signs
c) meal monitoring
d) bowl and bladder
e) restorative records
Detect and report situations that have a high probability of
causing accidents or injuries to residents and/or staff.
Assure that work/assignment areas are clean and free of hazardous
conditions, i.e. spills, excess carts, etc. and that equipment,
tools, supplies, etc. are properly stored while working, as well as
before leaving such areas for breaks, meal times, and end of the
Assure that established infection control and universal precaution
practices are maintained when performing nursing procedures.
Follow established safety precautions when performing tasks and
when using equipment and supplies.
Assure that equipment is cleaned and prepared for the next
Assure that work schedules are followed.
Maintain the confidentiality of resident information and honor
his/her personal and property rights.
Attend nursing department, Care Plan, and other meetings as
directed by the DON or ADON.
Attend and participate in in-service educational classes and
on-the-job training programs as scheduled or as directed.
Turn in Days Off and payroll special request forms in a timely
Follow established fire, disaster, safety, infection control, and
evacuation policies and procedures.
Perform other related duties as directed by the DON, ADON, charge
nurse, or the Administrator.
Job Type: Full-time, Part Time
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