Avera LTC - CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT in Pierre, South Dakota

The schedule for this position is PRN which means the hours you will be working are as needed.

Highlights:

Varied shifts available.

Competitive wage and benefits with regular wage increases.

Enjoy every other weekend off and holiday off.

JOB SUMMARY:

· To perform nonprofessional direct patient care duties under the supervision of nursing personnel and to assist in maintaining a positive physical, social and psychological environment for the residents.

· Assist residents with bathing, dressing, grooming and other personal care.

· Consistently and thoroughly, documents care provided to residents during each shift.

· Measure and document blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiration and report any out of range vital signs to charge nurse.

· Reposition bedridden residents and assist with feeding when needed.

· Review and follow care plans daily.

· Ensure cleanliness of assigned resident rooms.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING:

· Must obtain CNA certificate within 4 months of hire.

· Ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions and speak and understand English.

· Must be at least 16 years of age.

· High school diploma or GED preferred.