Certified Nursing Assistant

More2Staffing LLP
Full Time
Birmingham, AL 35244+1 location
From $22 an hour
Posted EmployerActive 1 day ago
Job description

Work Hours & Shifts: 2p - 10p and 10p to 6a

You Create Your Own Schedule
Job Summary:

Perform a variety of nonprofessional certified nursing aide duties in the direct care of patients under the direct supervision of an RN/LPN. Prepare patients, equipment, and supplies for specific procedures and provide manual assistance as required. Obtain and record patient data for medical records noting and informing RN/LPN of information collected. Administer treatment and personal care procedures to patients including, but not limited to:

Feeding, bathing, shaving, changing clothing, cleaning and trimming fingernails, bed-making, assisting with ambulation, enemas, skincare, and bowel and bladder elimination.
Provide such additional care as required to meet the personal needs and comfort of assigned patients.
Participate in teaching activities by reinforcing teaching instructed by RN and/or physician as needed.
Assist nurses with physical examinations by helping position patients, changing the non-sterile dressing, and weighing patients.
Take and record vital signs, record I&O, apply ice bags, administer douches and enemas.
Note and report any changes in the patient's condition. Turn and position patients, set up and feed patients as necessary, provide patients with fresh drinking water.
Perform finger sticks for blood glucose testing, with appropriate training. Assist with admission, discharge, and transportation of patients.
Follow standard precautions and use personal protective equipment as required. Collect, deliver and conduct routine tests on patient specimens.
Clean assigned area; stock and replenish supplies and equipment as required.
May also perform sterile dressing change for wounds over 48 hours old, IV fluid assistance activities, oral/nasogastric feeding, and urinary catheterizations/irrigation. Perform other related duties incidental to work described herein.
Perform Front desk office tasks as required by the unit.
Knowledge, Skills, Education, and Experience Required:

No previous work experience is required. Prior experience preferred.
Completion of a Level I - Nurse Aide education program approved by the North Carolina Board of Nursing or successful completion of the NC - approved Nurse Aide I competency test.
A High School diploma or equivalent is required.
Licensure, Certification or Registration Required:

Currently listed as a Nursing Assistant I (NA I) with the Division of Facility Services with no substantiated findings of abuse, fraud, neglect, or misappropriation of property.
BCLS certification must be maintained/completed by the end of new hire orientation, which typically takes place during the first week of employment.
Up to date Immunizations

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Per diem

Pay: From $22.00 per hour

Medical Specialty:

  • Geriatrics

Physical Setting:

  • Long term care
  • Nursing home

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Evening shift
  • Holidays
  • Night shift
  • Overnight shift
  • Overtime
  • Rotating weekends
  • Weekend availability

Experience:

  • Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • CPR Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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