City, State: John Day, Oregon
Let the adventure begin in Northeastern Oregon surrounded by beautiful mountain ranges, rural ranching community and lots of outdoor activities
BLUE MOUNTAIN CARE CENTER is accepting applications for Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) located at facility in Prairie City, Oregon. Competitive compensation package.
Varied Shifts and Orientation provided.
NOW HIRING … FullTime, PartTime or Casual.
Provides direct and indirect resident care activities under the direction of an RN or LPN/LVN.
Assists residents with activities or daily living, provides for personal care, comfort and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment for an assigned group or residents.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assists in the preparation for admission of residents.
Assists in and accompanies residents in the admission, transfer and discharge procedures.
Provides morning care, which may include bed bath, shower or whirlpool, oral hygiene, combing hair, back care, dressing residents, changing bed linen, cleaning over bed table and bedside stand, straightening room and other general care as necessary throughout the day.
Provides evening care which includes hands/face washing as needed, oral hygiene, back rubs, peri-care, freshening linen, cleaning over bed tables, straightening room and other general care as needed.
Notifies appropriately licensed staff when a resident complains of pain.
It provides postmortem care and assists in transporting bodies to the morgue.
Assists LPN/LVN in treatment procedures.
Provides general nursing care, such as positioning residents, lifting and turning residents, applying/utilizing special equipment, assisting in the use of bedpan or commode and ambulating the residents.
Performs all aspects of resident care in an environment that optimizes resident safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.
Supports and maintains a culture of safety and quality.
Takes and records temperature, pulse, respiration, weight, blood pressure, and intake-output.
Makes rounds with outgoing shift; knows whereabouts of assigned residents.
Makes rounds with oncoming shift to ensure the unit is left in good condition.
Adheres to policies and procedures of the facility and the Nursing Department.
Participates in socialization activities on the unit.
Turns and positions residents as ordered and/or as needed, making sure no rough surfaces are in direct contact with the body.
Lifts and turns with proper and safe body mechanics and with available resources.
Establish and maintain solid work relationships through communication, cooperation and positive interaction with all employees, staff and physicians.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Maintains self-motivation and sustains a high level of momentum.
Able to successfully prioritize when faced with requests, demands, and deadlines.
Knowledge of customer service concepts.
Must be extremely detail-oriented and able to perform accurate and thorough recordkeeping.
Proven ability to communicate effectively, both in written and oral form.
Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
Proven ability to work as part of a team, in a fast-paced production-oriented environment.
Ability to prioritize, highly organized.
Required: High School Diploma or equivalent
Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification in State of Oregon for Long Term Care Facilities.
Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certification within three (3) months of hire date.
Requirements: Current Oregon CNA Certification
Position Type : Full Time
Jonie Jones – Administrator