Cert Nursing Asst-LTC

    Virtua Health, Inc.
    Berlin, NJ 08009
    Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $25.92 - $37.17

    Job Description

    Summary:

    Provides assistance with Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, hygiene, feeding) under the direction of a licensed nurse.

    Answers call lights promptly.

    Keeps nurse informed of changes in patient physical or mental status. Documents all care provided.

    Position Responsibilities:

    • Promotes the dignity and independence of the resident /patient by supporting the STAR values and assisting with toileting programs, restorative therapy programs, fine dining and other patient activities. Keeps patient/ resident care areas clean and clutter free. Adheres to the Virtua Star Standards of Performance and DOH standards as defined in nursing policy and procedure.

    • Adheres to the SAFE policy and other standard operating procedures that promote the safety of the resident. Utilizes the STOP and WATCH program reporting all changes in patient/resident condition and unsafe conditions to the nurse.

    • Practices universal precautions and adheres to facility policy with regard to spread of infections.

    • Maintains department level competencies and participates in performance improvement initiatives and nursing department goals as defined.

    • With documented competency, may assist nurse with obtaining vital signs and weights.

    Required Education:

    High School Diploma or GED/graduate of accredited nursing assistant program.

    Training/Certifications/Licensure:

    Current NJ Certified Nursing Assistant certification.

    Posting ID: 555230819Posted: 2020-06-09