Cna-Certified Nursing Assistant

Parker Jewish Institute For Health Care And Rehabilitation New Hyde Park , NY 11042

Posted 3 months ago

The Parker Jewish Institute, located in New Hyde Park, NY, is seeking experienced and compassionate Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) to join our team of professionals in the Nursing Department.

Now Hiring for Full Time and Part Time positions on Day and Evening Shifts!

WORKING AT PARKER

The Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, conveniently located on the Queens-Nassau County border in New Hyde Park, New York, is a non-profit health care facility that offers short term rehabilitation, sub-acute care and nursing home care, as well as community-based health care' encompassing adult day health care, home health care, and a hospice program that serves terminally ill patients in their own homes or in nursing facilities, including Parker's nursing home.

Quality care means hiring quality people and Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation has a longstanding reputation for excellence and innovation in resident and patient care.

In addition to a friendly, collaborative environment and exciting career-growth opportunities, Parker Jewish Institute also offers these convenience factors:

  • A modern, safe and secure campus conveniently located on the Queens/Nassau County border that is easily accessible by public transportation or auto

  • Free parking

  • A superb, low-cost employee cafeteria

  • Day, evening and night shifts, as well as some flex shifts

  • Central to excellent housing, superior school districts and excellent shopping

  • A variety of nearby child care options, colleges and universities

CNAs at Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation are responsible for performing personal care and selected procedures for the residents and patients under the care of a licensed nurse.

Key Tasks:

  • Performs care and provides assistance as needed to residents

  • Evaluates and reports residents' basic needs

  • Uses equipment required in the care of residents

  • Reports changes in resident's condition to charge nurse

  • Measures and records resident functions

  • Assists residents in following prescribed restorative nursing program

  • Answers call bells promptly

  • Maintains resident living area in clean and orderly condition,

  • Assists with admission and discharge procedures

  • Participates in facility committees as appointed

  • Assists in orientation of newly assigned personnel

Required Qualifications:

  • Current and valid NYS CNA certification

  • Recent, relevant experience working with the geriatric population a plus

  • Prior experience working in a long term care, rehab or nursing facility

  • Flexible schedule with the ability to work weekends and holidays

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Someone who likes to be part of a team; contributes as an active team member; helps out the team as needed

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Cna-Certified Nursing Assistant

Parker Jewish Institute For Health Care And Rehabilitation