• Certified Nursing Assistant

    Posted Date 3 months ago(7/10/2018 1:22 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-4332
    # of Openings
    19
    Area of Interest
    Nursing
    Company
    Elderwood
    Location
    Elderwood at Waverly
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Our campus serves the twin tiers region offering a continuum of care focused on senior health and wellness.  Our beautifully updated 202 bed skilled nursing facility (SNF) serves seniors in need of subacute rehabilitation, long term care (LTC), secure memory care, and respite care.  Our campus also offers Assisted and Enriched living apartments, an Adult Medical Day Services program, and an Outpatient Rehabilitation Clinic.

     

    Demonstrating our commitment to continuous quality improvement, Elderwood at Waverly was awarded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) a 5-Star rating in quality and honored as a 2017 national recipient of the coveted American Health Care Association’s (AHCA) Silver Quality Award. 

     

    Our focus on delivering innovative resident care through “right touch”, “right skill”, and “right technology” provides a great atmosphere to support new employees who are excited to make a meaningful difference in senior care.  At Elderwood, we value investing in our employees through clinical education opportunities and mentorship to achieve excellence.

     

    If you have a passion for excellence and are ready to make a difference in senior care, apply today!

     

    “Delivering best outcomes through right touch, right skill, right service, right technology, right care; re-engineering the way health care is delivered”  --Elderwood

    Responsibilities

    • Certified nursing assistants provide personal and nursing care to meet the physical and emotional needs of residents in Elderwood skilled nursing facilities. They are under the direction of a licensed nurse. NY State specific certification is required.
    • Direct and monitor the personal care duties carried out by Nursing Assistants of an assigned team.
    • Report to Charge Nurse unusual symptoms, daily needs and progress of residents.
    • Notify Charge Nurse of changes in residents’ conditions or needs
    • Follow the Profile of Care for each resident and monitor the performance of the Nursing Assistants in carrying out the appropriate aspects of the care plan.
    • Responsible for responding immediately to residents’ requests.
    • Assist residents with the following Activities of Daily Living (ADL), according to their plan of care and individual needs.

    Qualifications

    • Eighteen (18) years of age required; high school diploma or equivalent preferred
    • Registration in the State Nurse Aide Registry is required. Active on the State Nursing Aide Registry with no findings or convictions of resident abuse, mistreatment or misappropriation of property.
    • Training and work experience in a geriatric setting preferred.
    • Ability to supervise and work well with other personnel
    • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing
    • Caring and respectful attitude towards residents
    • Physical stamina for constant activity required.
    • Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.

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