CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant - CHECK OUT OUR NEW RATES!!!
Company: Lexington Health Network
Posted on: January 7, 2021
CHECK OUT OUR NEW CNA RATES!!!
Teamwork is what we're all about at Lexington Health Care, working
together to achieve positive patient outcomes. We realize that when
you collaborate, great things are possible; for your patients, and
for your career. Lexington proudly employs more than 2,500
employees allowing us to provide an immeasurable value to the
communities we serve. So much of who we are comes from being an
organization dedicated to the highest attainable quality of care
available today. In an industry filled with rapid change and
growth, our commitment to family values will never change. As a
family owned organization, we have always maintained a unique
perspective. Our reputation as a leading health care employer is
unmatched. Come see for yourself why it's so fulfilling to be a
part of Lexington!
The Certified Nursing Aide's primary responsibilities include the
performance of personal care procedures under the supervision of
the Caregiving Manager or Executive Director. Follow the written
resident service plan; assistance with activities of daily living;
performance of household services; observing and reporting changes
in the resident's condition; completion of the required notes and
- Provides and maintains personal care
services and proper hygiene to the resident and his/her
environment. Care includes:
Assuring that residents are properly and comfortably clothed at all
Providing tub/showers with shampoos as directed.
Assist with shaving oral hygiene, finger nail trimming and
Make beds and maintaining orderly neat rooms for the residents
Encourages resident independence in hygiene, dressing and
ambulation. Serves meals and nourishments, assists in walk and dine
programs, assist in meal set-ups and feeding. Reports intake and
lack of appetite to charge nurse. Assist and or performs the
Admissions and discharges
Ambulation and transfers
Measuring I & O and specimen collection
Post Mortem Care
Routine Turning Demonstrates proper infection control techniques
when administering care to prevent spread of infection and
diseases. Documents required information on appropriate forms
(i.e., C N A Tracker, Skin Checks). Demonstrates knowledge of
resident safety and abuse prevention programs. Participates in
restorative programs i.e. Bowel and Bladder, ADL's, hydration
efforts. Participates in resident activities. Recognizes and
reports any changes in resident condition (physical, mental,
emotional, social) to the charge nurse. Fosters self-respect and
esteem by recognizing, accepting and respecting the residents
entrusted to his/her care. Cleans used equipment and returns to
proper location (wash basins, bed pans, urinals, etc.). Answers
call light promptly. Participates as a team player and assists
other staff as requested. Assist families and visitors when
appropriate. Attends in-service programs and staff meetings.
Contributes to Care Plan conferences and Stand Up Meetings. The CNA
is responsible for implementing the facility's Culture Contract
through their interaction and implementation of their role with
residents, families and staff. Assists other team members when
necessary. All other duties as assigned.
- Certified by the State of Illinois as a Nurse Assistant
(Federal and State Law Requirements).
On the Illinois State Nurse Aide Registry with proper credentials
and a clear record.
Current CPR Certification.
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
Long Term Care experience preferred.
Ability to bend, stoop, squat, crawl, climb-height, reach above
shoulder level, crouch, kneel, balance, push, and pull.
Because residents sometimes need immediate help to prevent a fall,
and because such incidents are unpredictable, each CNA must at all
times be capable of meeting the required lifting requirements up to
100 pounds without assistance or accommodation.
We offer a professional work environment, growth and advancement,
training, Competitive compensation and a benefits package including
a comprehensive Medical, dental, and vision plan, voluntary
benefits, Credit Union, 401(k) savings plan with company match,
holiday pay and paid time off.
Lexington Health Network provides equal employment opportunities to
all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits
discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race,
color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status,
genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by
federal, state or local laws.
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