Allegiance Nursing LLC CNA in Springfield, Massachusetts
FRANKLIN COUNTY AREA Qualifications: - Successfully complete a state-approved nurses aide-training program. - Must understand English both written and spoken. - Must have current certification and registration with the state Department of Health. - Must be able to safely and successfully perform job-related functions, with or without reasonable accommodation required by federal, state, or local law. Main Functions: Care for multiple residents in the facility. - Observe Resident Rights - Provide personal care and assistance with activities of daily living. - Bathing; Dressing - Feeding; Pass and pick-up food trays; Serve nourishments; keep record of intake and output - Transfer to and from bed or chair or other locations within the facility - Assist to and from toilet, assist with any toileting needs - Keep incontinent residents clean - Monitor and record bowel movements - Pass and empty bedpans, urinals, and emesis basins; Collect specimens such as urine, stool, and sputum - Reposition residents in bed or chair - Assist with personal and dental hygiene - Assist in ambulation - Make beds; Change linens - Answer call bells and make rounds - Provide Post Mortem Care - Take and record vital signs; Measure and record height and weight - Record Activities of Daily living on flow sheets or computer - Observe residents and note physical condition, attitude, reactions, appetite, etc. and report any changes to the nurse. - Use safety devices and standard precautions to prevent the spread of infection and disease Monitor dining room during mealtimes as scheduled. - Evacuate residents in an emergency, according to fire and evacuation policy Main function will be: - Provide personal care and assistance with activities of daily living. One year experience required.