Prestige Care Nursing Assistant Certified - NAR/NAC/CNA in Ellensburg, Washington
$1,500 Sign on bonus for new FT hires! Currently recruiting for all shifts! Job Summary: The Nursing Assistant Certified provides quality nursing care to residents; implements specific procedures and programs; coordinates work within the department, as well as with other departments; reports pertinent information to the immediate supervisor; responds to inquiries or requests for information; assists the immediate supervisor with tasks to support department operations. Essential Functions: Provides 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. Understanding and ensuring 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 preferences. 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. Provides care that maintains each resident s 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. Protects the personal belongings of each resident including eyeglasses, dentures, hearing aids, furnishings, jewelry, clothing, memorabilia, etc. Promptly reports missing items according to established policy. 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 accident prevention. A high school diploma or equivalent preferred. Must hold current Certification in State or be eligible to obtain certification within four months of employment. Basic knowledge and skills utilizing care tracking systems. EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED Prestige Post-Acute Rehab Center - Kittitas Valley Prestige Care is about people helping people, and is rooted in a philosophy of caring based on our core values, respect, integrity, commitment and trust that are at the center of all we do. Our mission is to provide quality care, guided by a compassionate heart and our promise is to personally touch lives every day. At Prestige, we offer a dynamic and collaborative environment where you will not only make a difference in the lives of others every day; you have the opportunity to grow professionally, learn new skills and advance your career. Benefits: Medical, dental and vision coverageHSA/FSA Accounts401(k) plan with w/Company MatchPaid vacationContinuing Education and Professional Development ProgramsScholarship/Tuition Reimbursement ProgramEmployee Discounts: Cell Service, Theme Parks and much more! Employer's Job# FfnEAE-FZUKFjTzFapZXQA Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.