Prestige Care Certified Nursing Assistant CNA) in Wenatchee, Washington

SUMMARY Provides quality nursing care to residents; implements specific procedures and programs; coordinates work within the department, as well as with other departments; reports pertinent information to the immediate supervisor; responds to inquiries or requests for information; assists the immediate supervisor with tasks to support department operations. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Provides quality nursing care to residents in an environment which promotes resident rights, dignity, freedom of choice, and their individuality while providing individualized attention and encouraging residents to maintain or attain the highest practical physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being. Answers residents call lights promptly and courteously. Ensuring that individualized care plans are followed by providing the charge nurse or other care planning staff with specific information, changes and observations of the residents needs / preferences. Attends to the individual needs of residents including 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 plan requirements. Provides care that maintains each resident s skin integrity to prevent pressure ulcers, skin tears plus other damage by changing incontinent residents, turning, repositioning immobile residents, and applying moisturizers to fragile skin. Protects the personal belongings of each resident including eyeglasses, dentures, hearing aids, furnishings, jewelry, clothing, memorabilia, etc. Promptly reports missing items according to established policy. Performs various tasks assigned by the charge nurse including vital signs, residents weights, applying creams/ointments, collecting specimens, as well as lifting, moving, and transporting residents, using proper body mechanics or lifting devices for accident prevention Responsible for keeping records documenting care provided or other information in keeping with department policies while performing all job responsibilities in accordance with prescribed safety and infection control procedures including thorough hand washing, use of disposable gloves where indicated, and proper disposal of soiled materials Communicates and interacts effectively and tactfully with the resident, visitors, families, peers, and supervisors A high school diploma or equivalent preferred. Must hold current Certification in State in which services are delivered or be eligible to obtain certification within four months of employment. Basic knowledge and skills utilizing care tracking systems. EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center At Prestige Care we offer a comprehensive benefit package including: Medical, dental and vision coverage Medical coverage starts at $110 per month! Medical premium paid during 60 day introductory period HSA/FSA accounts Employer Paid Group Life and LTD/ADD 401(k) plan with w/company match Paid time off 16 days accrued in 1st year + 7 paid holidays Professional license fees paid by employer Scholarship/Tuition Reimbursement Program Employee Discount Program Employee Assistance Program * Benefit options may be different depending on community and employment status. Employer's Job# kVAhQxtUL0Ww5FH-9EuRag Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.