Midwest Health Certified Nursing Aide - - 1st Shift in Topeka, Kansas
This position is for a CNA in the Lawrence, Kansas area.
Looking for a home health aide to join our Lawrence team. We offer competitive wages and a professional working environment.
Employee is required to provide direct care to facility residents, primarily for their activities of daily living.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist residents in and out of bed and into wheelchair according to procedure. This may require the assistance of another aide, and/or the use of gait belt or mechanical lifts.
Assist residents in bathing.
Assist residents in dressing or undressing.
Assist resident to bathroom and provides peri care as needed.
Takes and records vital signs of residents according to facility schedule and policies.
Assist residents to dining area for meals. May be required to assist with feeding of residents and documenting intake of nourishment.
May be required to strip bedding and replace with clean linens per schedule or as needed.
May be required to assist in personal grooming of residents.
May be required to turn residents as needed when designated as needing assistance.
May be required to clean bedpans and empty catheter bags.
May be required to document and/or report information regarding residents as instructed.
Monitors personal and staff compliance to all State and federal requirements including but not limited to blood borne pathogens, hazardous materials, infection control, and fire safety.
Monitors personal and staff compliance to resident’s rights.
Assures that all medications and treatments are administered as ordered and in a timely fashion according to facility policies and schedules.
State certification or completion of the 40 hr check list and final certification within three months of hiring. Acceptable standing with the Nurse Aide Registry as applicable.