Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
Company: Watertown Health Care Center
Posted on: January 16, 2022
$1500 Sign On Bonus for Full Time EmployeesCompetitive Wages! AM
shifts available!!Here at Watertown Health Care Center, we rely on
and trust our CNA to perform direct patient care and create a
compassionate environment. In this role, the core of your care will
be ensuring that all of our customers are treated with dignity and
respect. You will empower our patients, recognizing their ability
to make their own choices while guiding them with kindness and
understanding through challenging times. As our first point of
contact with patients and families, you'll encourage communication
and interaction, creating a supportive network.Essential Job Duties
- Attend to the individual needs of residents which may include
assistance with grooming, bathing, oral hygiene, feeding,
incontinent care, toileting, colostomy care, prosthetic appliances,
transferring, ambulation, range of motion, communicating, or other
needs in keeping with the individuals' care requirements, and scope
- Maintain the comfort, privacy, and dignity of each resident in
the delivery of services to them. Interact with residents in a
manner that displays warmth and promotes a caring environment.
- Fully understand all aspects of residents' rights, including
the right to be free of restraints and free of abuse. Responsible
for promptly reporting to the charge nurse or administrative staff
incidents or evidence of resident abuse or violation of residents'
- Protect the personal belongings of each resident including
eyeglasses, dentures, hearing aids, furnishings, jewelry, clothing,
memorabilia, etc. Promptly report missing items according to
established policy and participate in efforts to locate missing
- Provide care that maintains each resident's skin integrity to
prevent pressure ulcers, skin tears, and other damage by changing
incontinent residents, turning, repositioning immobile residents,
and applying moisturizers to fragile skin, etc.
- Answer residents' call bells promptly and courteously.
- Lift, move, and transport residents, using proper body
mechanics or lifting devices for accident prevention.
- Complete certified nursing assistant records documenting care
provided or other information in keeping with department
- A high school diploma or equivalent; successful completion of a
state-approved Nursing Assistant Certification course or other
education which meets state certification requirements. Must hold
current Nursing Assistant Certifications in the state in which
he/she is practicing or be eligible to
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