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CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant in Chattanooga, TN at Ascension Living

Date Posted: 1/31/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

Position Summary

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) will provide patient/resident care as required under the direct supervision of the licensed nurse. 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.


  • 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

Education and/or Experience

  • GED or a High School Diploma is preferred.
  • Previous hospital or long term care experience preferred.
  • Ability to work with EHR/EMR
  • Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

*Certified Nurse Aide (or be an NATII) in the state in which employed.

  • CPR certified preferred. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES