Under general supervision, the CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant, Nurse Aide Certified) performs a combination of following duties in caring for residents in the Center, consistent with the plan of care and established long-term care standards and Center policies and processes. The CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) is expected to perform duties in compliance with state and federal regulations. Essential Functions: Answers signal lights, bells, or intercom system to determine resident needs. Provides assistance with bathing, dressing, toiletry, and oral hygiene activities of daily living (ADLs). Serves and collects food trays and feeds residents requiring help. Transports residents, using wheelchair or wheeled cart, or assists residents to walk. Turns and repositions residents, alone or with assistance, and utilizing proper body mechanics, to prevent pressure ulcers. Takes and records temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration rates, food and fluid intake and output, and weight, as directed. Completes documentation (e.g. meal monitor, I&O records, ADL, and Aide flow sheets) Qualifications: Current certification as a nursing assistant in the state of SD. High school graduate or equivalent Ability to work in a sometimes fast paced environment and relate to patient, family and long-term care staff Ability to work well in a team setting We are proud to Offer: Competitive Salary Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits 401(k) Retirement Plan Employee Stock Option Purchase Plan Paid Time Off Opportunities to advance and grow your career Daily Pay Option!
If you would like to be part of our team, please apply online or come visit our facility at the address listed below! Palisade Healthcare Center
920 4th Street Garretson, SD 57030 EmpRes Healthcare is a 100% employee owned company
. We embody a spirit and value system that encourages loyalty, honesty and a Commitment to Caring from our belief that people are always the number one priority!