Provides daily assistance of ADLs for residents and supportive nursing assistance to licensed professionals by performing assigned duties and services required to deliver quality patient care. Follows established standards, NJ Department of Health and Senior Services laws, JCAHO, and CentraState Medical Center policy and procedures.
High school graduate or equivalency.
Related experience preferred.
Licenses and Certifications:
CNA required or eligibility within four months of employment is required.
Required Knowledge and Skills:
Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team.
Works in resident care areas with exposure to infectious diseases, dirt, dust and odors.
Daily potential for exposure to blood and/or body fluids.
Sitting - Rarely
Standing/Walking - Continuously
Kneeling/Stooping - Occasionally
Bending/Climbing - Occasionally
Reaching above shoulder, at waist or below waist - Occasionally
Lifting/Pushing or Pulling up to 40 pounds - Frequently
Lifting/Pushing or Pulling over 40 pounds - Occasionally
Typing/Filing – Never
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.