Certified Nursing Assistant- Long Term Care

Saratoga Springs, NY

Posted: 04/17/2024 Job Number: 24-04779 Pay Rate ($): 23.0

Job Description

Health Advocates Network is currently seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant- Long Term Care to work at a facility in Saratoga Springs, NY. These are registry positions with our company.

Pay Rate: $23 / hour

Shifts Available:
  • 8's - rotating weekends
  • 7a-3p, 3p-11p, 11p-7a, arrive 15 minutes prior a must
  • Must be able to work every other weekend rotation.
The requirements are:
  • At least one year (12 months) of experience as a CNA
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Compassionate and caring demeanor
  • Familiarity with medical terminology
  • CPR card issued by the American Heart Association
  • Must have up to date certification in the state of NY
  • Must have nursing home and living facility experience.

  • Answer patients'calls and determine how to assist them.
  • Measure and record patients'vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, respiration, urine intake and output, and food intake and output, reporting any drastic changes to a nurse or physician.
  • Provide basic patient care and treatments, such as feeding, changing soiled garments and giving massages.
  • Help patients with bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, moving in bed, standing, and walking.
  • Reposition and turn bed bound patients;assist those who need help walking or assistance transporting in wheelchairs.
  • Provide patients comfort by utilizing resources and materials;transporting patients;answering patients'call lights and requests;and reporting observations of the patient to nursing staff.
  • Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
  • Protects organization's value by keeping patient information confidential.
  • Serves and protects the facility by adhering to professional standards, facility policies and procedures;federal, state, and local requirements;and JCAHO standards, where applicable.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and maintaining certification.
  • Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care.
  • Serve food trays and examine them for conformance to prescribed diet.
  • Apply compresses, ice bags and hot water bottles as directed by nursing supervisor.
  • Keep rooms clean and change soiled bedding and bedpans.
  • Transport medical equipment in and out of rooms according to patient requirements.
  • Inventory and requisition supplies.
  • Make appointments, keep records and perform other clerical duties in doctors'offices and clinics.
  • Maintains compliance and complies with annual requirements
  • Successfully completes required employment-related documentation, testing, and screenings in a timely manner

If interested, please apply through this job post. You may send a copy of your most recent resume. If you have any questions, please feel free to call at 505-565-5558 and ask to speak with Francisco Monday-Friday (08: 30 AM - 05: 00 PM MT)

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