Job Title: Certified Nursing Assistant

Company: Schervier Pavilion

City/State: Warwick, NY

Category: Nursing Support

Department: Snf-Tcu

Union: YES

Union Name: 1199W

Position: Full Time

Hours: 3p-11p

Shift: Evenings

Req #: 7373

Hiring Range: $21.00

Job Details:

Summary:

The Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible for providing personal care and treatment of residents under the supervision of a Licensed Nurse. Responsibilities involve the performance of clinical support functions and resident care. The Certified Nursing Assistant performs specialized resident care duties to support the needs of the department. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist residents with all aspects of personal hygiene (bathing, toileting, shaving, oral care) as directed by resident's Kardex. 
  • Ensure that resident dietary needs are met by following the dietary plan developed in collaboration with the physician, dietician and intra-disciplinary team.
  • Provide snacks and fluids as scheduled or as requested within the dietary guidelines.
  • Maintain a safe and comfortable environment.
  • Complete accurate documentation in the medical record including ADL documentation as directed by the Kardex.
  • Assist residents with attaining and maintaining their highest level of functioning as directed by the Kardex.

  • Maintain accurate intake and output records.
  • Promptly reports any change in resident condition to Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse or Supervisor which includes completing an alert on electronic medical record. 
  • Utilize good communication skills, answer phones and call bells in a professional manner.
  • Assist with Quality Improvement Program.
  • Assist resident with getting dressed/undressed daily.
  • Turns and positions residents.
  • Transports residents as needed.
  •  Performs related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

 Certification as a Nursing Assistant (CNA) in New York State required.

 EDUCATION:

A high school diploma or equivalency preferred.

OTHER:

If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.

About Us:

Schervier Pavilion

At Schervier Pavilion, our goal is to help each resident maintain the highest level of daily independence possible. Located on a 27-acre campus that includes St. Anthony Community Hospital, Schervier Pavilion residents have access to a complete continuum of care.