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CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant

Crook County Medical Services District
Full Time
Sundance, WY 82729
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Job description

Certified Nursing Assistant

Employee:

Reports To: DON

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Location: Crook County Medical Services District

POSITION SUMMARY

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) helps patients by supporting personal hygiene and daily living needs; providing comfort, transportation, and vital sign monitoring. The CNA provides high-quality and cost-effective personalized care to residents/patients and performs duties under the direction of the charge nurse.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Provides residents’/patients' personal hygiene by providing bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths.
  • Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning/repositioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals.
  • Provides additional care within the scope of practice as defined by the Wyoming Board of Nursing.
  • Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; obtaining urine and fecal specimens; recording intake and output information.
  • Provides patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials; transporting patients; answering residents’/patients' call lights and requests; reporting observations of the patient to charge nurse.
  • Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
  • Maintains work operations by following policies and procedures.
  • Protects organization's value by keeping patient information confidential.
  • Serves and protects Crook County Medical Services District (CCMSD) community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures and federal, state, and local requirements.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations; maintaining licensure.
  • Enhances nursing department and CCMSD’s reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • All other duties as assigned by the Charge Nurse and/or Director of Nursing.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

None

QUALIFICATIONS

Follows Wyoming Department of Labor Laws

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

Licensed CNA in the State of Wyoming. Experience involving the use of clinical information programs preferred.

TRAVEL

May travel to continuing education workshops and/or fill in at other Departments and Clinics as needed.

SKILLS

Excellent patient care skills, professional and discrete manner at all times, ability to work as a team player at all times. Possess strong grasp of clinical work flow. Have experience involving the use of clinical information programs. Familiar with standard CNA concepts, practices, and procedures.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 - $18.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 12 hour shift

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

License/Certification:

  • CNA Certification (Required)

Work Location: One location

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