Certified Nursing Assistant CNA or LPN
Company: Saint Scholastica Convent
Location: Saint Cloud
Posted on: November 11, 2018
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA or LPN WORK HOURS: Full-Time (40 hr/wk; Part-time 16-24 hrs/wk; ) SHIFTS: Night Shift: $500 Sign-On Bonus; 10:00 pm - 6:30 am PM/Evening Shift: 2:00 p.m. to 10:30 pm Day Shift (PT): 5:30 am- 2:00 pm Requires working every other weekend and every other holiday Job Requirements: High School or Equivalent; CNA-Current MN Registration JOB SUMMARY: The Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible for providing delegated or assigned home care tasks by the Home Care Coordinator and RN Case Managers of direct personal care and health-related services to Sister residents. LPN is responsible for providing LPN home care to residents, complying with all applicable rules and standards by governing entities. ESSENTIAL SPECIFIC JOB DUTIES: CNA Adheres to individualized written care plans, service plans, and procedures, assisting Sister residents with daily living personal cares including bathing, oral hygiene, dressing, hair care, toileting, bed changes, meal related tasks, and other daily activities. Assists Sister residents with body positioning, ambulation, lifts, and transfers. Communicates with Licensed Nursing staff regarding nursing assistant responsibilities. Observes and reports any changes or concerns of Sister residents conditions to Licensed Nursing staff and records information on appropriate forms. Takes and records temperatures, blood pressure, pulse, respirations, and weights, plus assists with treatments per individualized care plans as directed by Licensed Nursing staff. Administers prescribed medications to Sister residents as directed by Licensed Nursing staff, complying with the medication administration system processes and procedures. Documents on Sister resident charts observations and activities in an accurate, complete and timely manner according to procedures and state and federal requirements. Answers call lights promptly and assists other employees. Provides care activities as instructed including routine delegated medical or nursing or assigned therapy procedures, and therapeutic or passive range of motion exercises. Protects Sister resident information according to policies and procedures and state and federal law. Performs all duties according to timelines and prioritizes work accordingly. Attends and participates in staff meetings, in-services, and other required meetings. Serves as a positive role model for the organization by utilizing effective communication and encouraging teamwork through collaborative and cooperative interactions with all employees, departments and administration. Follows and supports all policies and procedures as established by Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict. ESSENTIAL SPECIFIC JOB DUTIES: LPN Communicates with the Licensed Staff regarding Sister residents conditions and their treatments and reports any changes or problems of Sister resident conditions. Complies with Assisted Living and Housing with Services licensing rules and standards, and is available for state and federal licensure surveys. Provides LPN direct care to the Sister residents following care plans and service plans. Monitors responsibilities and practices of Nursing Assistants as delegated by RN Case Manager(s), and provides the RN with information. Provides and monitors accurate and timely documentation of health progress and pertinent information on the Sister resident charts according to policies and procedures and in accordance with state and federal requirements. Processes physician orders for Sister residents, prepares information for physician rounds, arranges for Sister medical appointments including the preparation of pertinent information for physician visit, and performs other related tasks. Maintains working knowledge of medications, assists with medication check-in, monitors accuracy in medication administration by Nursing Assistants, and complies with the medication administration system processes and procedures. Monitors compliance with all emergency procedures for Sister residents. Complies with the Vulnerable Adult Act, and assists management in investigation and reporting. Maintains open lines of communication with Sister residents and employees ensuring appropriate care is provided. Attends and participates in staff meetings, nursing service meetings, in-services, and other required meetings. Serves as a positive role model for the organization by ensuring effective communication and encouraging teamwork through collaborative and cooperative interactions with all employees, departments, and administration. Supports the efficient operation of the nursing department by ensuring clean, safe work areas, maintaining files, documents, duplicating forms, etc. Follows and supports all policies and procedures as established by the Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict. Category: Healthcare , Keywords: Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
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