Certified Nursing Assistant (Cna)

Colorado Elder Care Littleton , CO 80121

Posted 2 months ago

JOB SUMMARY:

A Certified Nurse's Assistant who is specifically trained and competent to perform assigned functions of personal care to the client in their residence under the direction, instruction and supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN) or Client Service Coordinator.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certification by the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) as a Certified Nursing Assistant, current license and in good standing.

  • Never have been shown by credible evidence to have abused, neglected, sexually assaulted, exploited, or deprived any person or to have subjected any person to serious injury as a result of intentional or grossly negligent misconduct as evidenced by background check completed during screening process.

  • Ability to pass a 5 panel drug screening with negative results, conducted by Concentra.

  • Have a sympathetic attitude toward the care of the sick and elderly.

  • Ability to carry out directions, read and write.

  • Ability to effectively communicate and demonstrate competency in the provision of care and services safely and effectively.

  • Ability to treat clients with dignity and respect with regard to person and property.

  • Maturity and ability to deal effectively with the demands of the job.

  • 18 years of age.

  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • Valid driver's license and current automobile insurance.

  • Current tuberculosis screening at time of hire.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Understands and adheres to established Agency policies and procedures.

  • Attends staff meetings and client care conferences as scheduled.

  • Completes assigned trainings and continuing education programs (minimally 12 hours/year), as scheduled by agency.

  • Participates in Quality Management activities as requested.

  • Observes confidentiality and safeguards all client related information within the HIPAA regulations of the agency.

  • Demonstrates sound judgment and decision making.

  • Performs hands-on personal care services as directed in the care plan and tasks within the scope of practice for C.N.A.'s, as allowed by Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment's Chapter 2 and 26 regulations for home care.

  • Performs household services essential to home care in the home as directed in care plan.

  • Ambulates and exercises the client as directed in care plan.

  • Reports changes in the client's condition and needs to the appropriate supervisor.

  • Assists with medications as directed in care plan.

  • Maintains current CPR certification.

  • Participates in, on-site supervisory visits per Agency policy.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Certified Nursing Assistant (Cna)

Life Care Centers Of America

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 3/28/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-06-26T00:00 $2,000 Sign-On Bonus for Full-Time New Hires We are specifically looking for Evening Shift (2:30pm to 10:30pm) and Night Shift (6:30pm to 6:30am). Full-Time Preferred, PRN and Part-Time can be considered. Living life well is the passion of Life Care Center of Littleton and we have a lot to be proud of! Our facility boasts numerous accolades, including excellent customer satisfaction Scores and excellent survey results. In addition, we are the recipients of the 2018 Silver - Achievement in Quality Award from the American Health Care Association, and we were named the 2018-2019 U.S. News & World Report Best Nursing Home for Short-Term Rehab. We are proud to have a great staff and an amazing Executive Director that fosters an environment of trust, caring and fun. We are a family and all of us share a passion for Life Care Center of Littleton. Come and grow with us! We are affiliated with Life Care Centers of America, which is a privately owned 47-year industry leader in healthcare with more than 200 locations across the U.S. We are currently seeking a qualified Certified Nursing Assistant (C N A) to add to our team of professionals. We believe that every job in our company plays a vital role in our continued growth and commitment to provide quality patient care. We believe in providing our associates with opportunities to help them reach their maximum potential through working with strong multidisciplinary teams. We invite you to come and join our growing team. As an important member of our interdisciplinary team, the CNA is responsible for providing routine daily nursing care to assigned patients in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. Your daily responsibilities will be to deliver direct care to patients (bathing, feeding, grooming, toileting, etc.) as directed. Join our team and help make a difference in the lives of our patients and family members. Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements * Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent * Must be a graduate of a State-approved CNA program * Must be currently registered/licensed in applicable State. Must maintain an active license in good standing throughout employment. * One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment. Specific Job Requirements * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients * Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team * Maintain professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc. An Equal Opportunity Employer Life Care Centers Of America Littleton CO

Certified Nursing Assistant (Cna)

Colorado Elder Care