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Certified Nurse Aide - Lansdowne Village in St. Louis, MO at Ascension Living

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Ascension  Living provides holistic, person-centered care and support rooted in our Catholic beliefs to meet the physical, mental and spiritual needs of the seniors we serve.


Our person-centered care philosophy respects and values the uniqueness of each individual. The voices of each resident and program participant and those working with them are considered and respected. We foster an environment honoring individual preferences, choices and traditions by nurturing relationships between the seniors we serve and our associates, their care providers and the community. The person-centered care philosophy is based on select core ideas and is woven into every aspect of living and working in our ministries.

 
JOB SUMMARY

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) will provide patient/resident care in our lodge community. This is a fast-paced environment that mirrors hospital care for residents completing rehabilitation on our assisted living campus.  The Certified Nursing Assistant completes assigned tasks to ensure timely, efficient, and safe patient/resident care.  Communication and interactions with patients, residents, families and other health team members is an essential component of this position.


PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Certified Nurse Assistant with experience in hospital care in  a plus for the lodge.
  • Performs initial and ongoing data collection on all patients/residents under the direction of the Registered Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • Implements plan of care developed by the Registered Nurse based on patient/resident physical, psychosocial, cultural, ethnic and religious/spiritual needs.
  • Provides direct patient/resident care and reports condition and changes to RN or LPN.
  • Documents results of patient/resident care within established policies, procedures and scope of practice.
  • Complies with all ministry policies and procedures.
  • Other duties:  Completes all other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

Responsibilities

  • Certified Nurse Aide (or be an NATII) required
  • CPR certified preferred
  • Clinical experience preferred
  • Working knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Office required

Physical Demands

  • Frequently required to push and pull items, such as resident/patient beds, requiring a force of up to 75 pounds
  • Frequently required to carry or lift items weighing up to 25 pounds at waist level. 
  • Frequently required to assist in maneuvering resident/patients weighing 100-400 pounds
  • Tolerate standing and walking for up to 8 hours at a time on hard and soft surfaces

Full-time, Part-time, Weekend & PRN for all shifts

 

Full Benefits Package & Top Competitive Pay Rates!

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