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Certified Nurse Assistant

Certified Nurse Assistant

companyIMCS Group
locationPortland, OR, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/15/2023
Full Time

Job Description

Job Duties:

•             Providing great patient care.

•             Answering patient calls and determining how best to help them.

•             Providing physical support for patients or residents with daily activities and personal hygiene, including bathing, dressing, getting out of bed, – using the toilet, walking, standing, or exercising.

•             Turning and repositioning bedridden patients.

•             Ensuring patients or residents receive appropriate diet by reviewing their dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences.

•             Obtaining a wide range of information from physicians, caregivers, and nurses about patient conditions, treatment plans, and suggested activities.

•             Measuring and recording food and liquid intake and urinary and fecal output and reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.

•             Recording vital signs, including blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and respiration rate as requested by staff.

•             Examining patients to detect issues requiring medical care, including open wounds, bruises, or blood in the urine.

•             Reminding patients to take medications and nutritional supplements.

•             Noting observations of patient behaviour, including complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.

•             Stay up to date on CNA training and facility policy and procedure.

Job Requirements:

  • CNA License of OR
  • BLS AHA – Required 1 + years of experience as a LTC CNA required.