Certified Nursing Assistant performs many basic care tasks for patients such as grooming, dressing, bathing, eating and exercising. Assist nursing staff with medical tasks such as monitoring vitals with medical equipment and reporting patient behavior and well being.
Gives direct care as assigned, i.e. bath, shower, oral hygiene, giving and removing bedpans/urinals, personal grooming, and all other hygienic needs. Assist the nurse to maintain continuous observation of and provide assistance to residents. Conduct resident care rounds, visiting each resident at least every one to two hours Prepare residents for meals, assist, or feeds residents as needed. Completes all documentation before the end of shift.
Must have CNA (Certified Nurse Assistant) License for the state of Florida. Must be capable of performing Essential Job Functions. Must meet all local and health regulations and post-employment exam if required. Must be able to relate positively and favorable to residents, families and to work cooperatively with other associates. Must be capable of maintaining regularly scheduled attendance.