Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Company: Prestige Care, Inc.
Location: Cottage Grove
Posted on: November 19, 2021
What does the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) do?
This is the start of a beautiful, timeless, and fruitful career in
the healthcare field with a industry leader. As a CNA, you would be
providing quality nursing care to residents, collaborating with
other nurses and clinical professional, coordinating care within
the department, reports pertinent information to the immediate
supervisor and assisting our residents in whatever capacity they
need. You would be utilizing Point Click Care (PCC), our EMR to
document change of condition and to view care plans for our
residents. In short, this is the jump off point to a career with
the Prestige Care Family in a clinical setting.
In this job, every day you will
1. Provide quality nursing care to residents in an environment
which promotes resident rights, dignity, freedom of choice, and
their individuality while providing individualized attention and
encouraging residents to maintain or attain the highest practical
physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being and answering
residents call lights promptly and courteously.
2. Ensure that individualized care plans are followed and providing
the charge nurse or other care planning staff with specific
information, changes and observations of the residents needs and
3. Attends to the individual needs of residents including
assistance with grooming, bathing, oral hygiene, feeding,
incontinent care, toileting, colostomy care, prosthetic appliances,
transferring, ambulation, range of motion, communicating, or other
needs in keeping with the individuals care requirements.
4. Provides care that maintains each residents skin integrity to
prevent pressure ulcers, skin tears, and other damage by changing
incontinent residents, turning, repositioning immobile residents,
and applying moisturizers to fragile skin.
5. Protects the personal belongings of each resident including
eyeglasses, dentures, hearing aids, furnishings, jewelry, clothing,
6. Performs various tasks assigned by the charge nurse including
vital signs, residents weights, applying creams/ointments,
collecting specimens, as well as lifting, moving, and transporting
residents, using proper body mechanics or lifting devices for
7. Responsible for keeping records documenting care provided or
other information in keeping with department policies while
performing all job responsibilities in accordance with prescribed
safety and infection control procedures including thorough hand
washing, use of disposable gloves where indicated, and proper
disposal of soiled materials.
Education & Experience you need to qualify:
A high school diploma or equivalent. Must hold current
Certification in the specific state in which you wish to practice,
or, be eligible to obtain certification within four months of
Basic knowledge and skills utilizing care tracking systems or
electronic medical record systems.
A minimum of three months prior nursing assistant experience in
long-term care preferred.
Why join the Prestige Care Family in the Certified Nursing
Assistant (CNA) role and what can we offer you?
We are a 35+ year old, family owned and operated organization that
has a strong promote from within culture. We have a defined career
path for you to take, if you want to move up.
Many locations so you can move up sooner, into leadership roles,
where you can have greater job titles, make more money, and have a
Robust and comprehensive benefits package including medical,
dental, vision, EAP, 401k match, employer paid life and disability
insurance, and more.
Accessible and engaging local and regional nursing support staff to
bounce ideas off of, get additional guidance + training, and
partnership to allow you to be a high performer.
Lots of training and support from the Resident Care Managers, Staff
Development Coordinators, Registered Nurses, and Directors of
Ways you can advance beyond the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Once you master this role, you could consider the Lead CNA, Central
Supply Coordinator, or with additional education, the Licensed
Practical Nurse (LPN), Registered Nurse (RN) or other more clinical
jobs with Prestige Care.
EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED At Prestige, it is our promise to personally
touch lives every day. It is a philosophy of caring based on our
core values of integrity, trust, commitment, and respect, that are
at the center of all that we do. We are committed to a diverse and
inclusive workforce that represents all of us, coming from
different experiences, cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints.
Inclusion is the way we treat one another and how we celebrate what
makes us different.
Who Is Prestige Care?
Prestige Care is a family of over 75 skilled nursing + post-acute
care centers, as well as assisted living and memory care
communities in 8 Western states. We are an organization of over
5,000 team members who serve thousands of residents, where we have
the privilege of personally touching their lives every day.
We have four core values of integrity, trust, commitment, and
respect that guide everything that we do. With a strong commitment
to career development and advancement, Prestige Care is a employer
that can help you achieve your career goals and objectives. With a
healthcare career at Prestige Care, you will enjoy a collaborative,
team-oriented environment where your work truly matters at the end
of every day.
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