Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
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Jasper, AL 35504
CNAs assist patients with daily activities, the core functions on the job include: Bathe and dress patients Serve meals and help patients eat Take vital signs Turn or reposition residents who are bedridden Collect information about conditions and treatment plans from caregivers, nurses and doctors Provide and empty bedpans Lift patients into beds, wheelchairs, etc. Transport patients to activities or to dining room Answer patient calls Examine patients for bruises, blood in urine or other injuries/wounds Clean and sanitize patient areas Change bed sheets and restock rooms with necessary supplies CNAs also serve as a conduit between residents, nurses and doctors. Records and communicates all issues to appropriate person. Physical effort involving ability to walk, stand, or lift for extended periods of time. Ability to stretch and bend. Must have the ability to work in a stressful working environment. May be required to work extended hours, work nights, weekends, and/or holidays