Work in Washington Veterans Jobs

Job Information

Prestige Care Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in Vancouver, Washington

What does a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) do?The Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible for providing residents with direct nursing care and assistance with daily activities under the direction of a Licensed Nurse and as directed in resident care plan.Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC), and Nursing Assistant Registered (NAR) are the state of Washington only.In this job, every day you will...* Ensure resident's personal care needs are being met through routine check-ins and promptly responding to call lights.* Provide care to residents as outlined in the resident care plan. Reviews changes to resident care plans daily.* Communicate observed changes in the resident's condition to charge nurse for assessment.* Assist residents with individual personal care needs such as grooming, bathing, oral hygiene, feeding, incontinent care, toileting, skin care, or other needs as required in the resident's care plan.* Perform tasks as assigned by the charge nurse including but not limited to taking vital signs, capturing residents' weights, and collecting specimens.* Lift, move, and transfer residents using proper methods and lifting devices as required in the resident care plan.* Document care and assistance provided to residents as required by company policy.* Protect the personal belongings of each resident such as eyeglasses, dentures, hearing aids, furnishings, jewelry, clothing, and memorabilia. Promptly report missing items according to established policy.* Complete all job duties while following required infection control procedures, including but not limited to thorough hand washing, proper use of personal protective equipment and proper disposal of soiled materials.* Follow and supports fire life safety practices and procedures and promptly reports any unsafe conditions or equipment to immediate supervisor.* Complete all requirements for in-service training.* Perform other duties as assigned.Education Experience you need to qualify:* A high school diploma or equivalent knowledge and skills obtained through a combination of education, training, and experience.* Must hold current Certification in the specific state in which you wish to practice.* Ability to communicate effectively, in English, with residents, visitors, and staff. Good written and oral communication skills. Ability to understand verbal directions and read written instructions. Ability to understand the daily needs of residents. Ability to read and interpret documents, including safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.* Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide simple numbers.* Ability to accurately observe, report, and problem-solve residents' needs with assistance of a supervisor. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.* Work with residents in a Skilled Nursing Center. Potential exposure to blood and bodily fluids.Why join the Prestige Care Family in the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) role and what can we offer you?* We are a 35+ year old, family owned and operated organization that has a strong promote from within culture. We have a defined career path for you to take, if you want to move up.* any locations so you can move up sooner, into leadership roles, where you can have greater job titles, make more money, and have a larger impact.* Robust and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, EAP, 401k match, employer paid life and disability insurance, and more.* Accessible and engaging local and regional nursing support staff to bounce ideas off of, get additional guidance + training, and partnership to allow you to be a high performer.* Lots of training and support from the Resident Care Managers, Staff Development Coordinators, Registered Nurses, and Directors of Nursing.Ways you can advance beyond the Certifie

DirectEmployers