Certified Nurse Assistant [LTC]

2005080

Platte Health Center-Avera, Platte, SD

PHC Nursing Home

Full Time

Night Shift

6:30pm - 7:00am


JOB SUMMARY:     


  • Provides resident hygiene, oral care, hair care, and other cares as per nursing routine.
  • Follows procedures for linen changes and cleaning of furniture, equipment, patient utensils.  
  • Keeps work environment clean and tidy, including patient rooms, dining rooms, utility rooms, staff lounge, refrigerators and storage areas.  Replenish supplies in each area. 
  • Provides age appropriate care, including positioning, lifting, turning, ambulating of patients/residents.  Assisting patient/resident to chairs, commodes, using gait belts as needed to ensure patient/resident and employee safety.
  • Uses patient lifts as needed for resident and staff safety.
  • Reports any changes observed in condition or behavior of patient or unusual incidents outside of established parameters. 
  • Collaborates with charge nurse and supervisor in supporting work assignment. 
  • Completes and submits assignment sheets and reports refused care to the Charge Nurse to ensure continuity of patient/resident care. 
  • Performs other duties as assigned.     
  • Maintains confidentiality of patients, visitors, organization personnel and organization business in general.