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Certified Nursing Assistant, Loudoun/Clarke County
Blue Ridge Hospice Purcellville, VA

Certified Nursing Assistant, Loudoun/Clarke County

Blue Ridge Hospice
Purcellville, VA
  • Full-Time
Job Description

****Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30Ppm. No nights, no weekends*****

$500 Signing Bonus

Position Summary:

The Certified Nursing Assistant is a member of the interdisciplinary team who works under the supervision of a registered nurse and performs various services for a patient as necessary to meet the patients personal needs and to promote comfort. The Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible for observing the patient, reporting these observations to the RN. and documenting observations to the RN and documenting care.

Essential Job Functions:

  1. Gives personal care including baths, back rubs, oral hygiene, shampoos and changing bed linen as often as assigned.
  2. Assists in dressing and undressing patients as assigned.
  3. Assists in feeding patient as assigned.
  4. Takes and records oral, rectal, and axillary temperatures, pulse respiration, pulse oximetry and blood pressure when ordered with appropriate completed/demonstrated skills competency.
  5. Provides proper care and observation of patients skin to prevent breakdown of tissue over bony prominence.
  6. Reports on patients condition and significant changes to Registered Nurse.
  7. Assists in ambulation and exercise as assigned by a Registered Nurse.
  8. Offers and assists with bedpans and urinals. Helps with light laundry needs.
  9. Keeps patients living area clean and orderly, as assigned.
  10. Adheres to the organizations documentation and care procedures and standards of personal and professional conduct.
  11. Participates in personal, professional growth and development. Also participates in quality assessment performance improvement and attend IDT meetings.
  12. Respectful of patient and family/caregiver environment and patients personal needs.
  13. Performs personal care needs after given a patients assignment and attending to his/her requests promptly. If unable to perform a certain task, report to the Registered Nurse.
  14. Meets safety needs of patient and using equipment safely and properly (foot stools, side rails, O2 etc.)
  15. Respects confidentiality and privacy of all patients, caregivers, and fellow team members. Communicates in a respectful and courteous manner.
  16. Minimizes non=productive time and fills any periods of low census and/or slow periods with activities and cross-training that will enable you to meet the future needs of the organization.
  17. Licensed driver with automobile that is insured in accordance with organization requirements and is in good working order. Must be willing to travel the entire service area.
  18. Other duties as assigned.

Address

Blue Ridge Hospice

Purcellville, VA
20134 USA

Industry

Healthcare

Posted date

Over a month ago

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Blue Ridge Hospice job posting for a Certified Nursing Assistant, Loudoun/Clarke County in Purcellville, VA with a salary of $18 to $24 Hourly with a map of Purcellville location.