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Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA

Date: Sep 25, 2019

Requisition ID: 68333

Ministry:  PLC Senior Services

Location: Presence Nazarethville Nrsng

Location Address:
300 North River Road, Des Plaines, IL  60016 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 20770978 Nursing NAZ 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 24
Employment Status: Part-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) – Senior Services performs various duties under the direction and supervision of a professional licensed nurse to assist the nursing staff in meeting patient/resident treatment and care requirements. All duties are carried out in accordance with the established policies and procedures.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Provides direct patient/resident care as assigned by the licensed nurse and communicates patient’s response.

     

  2. Performs routine procedures e.g. blood glucose monitoring, vital signs, heights, weights, intake and output and the collections of urine, stool and sputum specimens.

     

  3. Documents care per departmental standards in electronic medical record.

     

  4. Assists with patients’ activity and providing a safe environment.
  5. Observes patients/residents while performing delegated tasks and reports significant findings regarding safety, personal needs and changes in patient’s condition to the licensed nurse.

     

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience                                                             

Must have completed at least eight years of grade school or provide proof of equivalent knowledge.

Must be at least 16 years of age.

Previous experience in senior services preferred.

 

Computer Skills                                                          

Knowledge of EPIC preferred.

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Certified Nursing Assistant certification required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

 

Application submittal is acknowledgement that pre-employment screening will be conducted on all potential hires post-offer. Applicants are entitled to a copy of the background check report and have the right to challenge its accuracy and completeness. If the applicant is covered by the Illinois Health Care Worker Background Check Act, and the applicant’s record indicates a conviction, he or she may request a waiver from the Illinois Department of Public Health.

 

Business Unit: PLC Senior Services

Job FunctionNursing 

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: CNA, Patient Care Technician, Nursing, Nursing Assistant, Medical, Healthcare