Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) in Dallas, TX at Advanced Healthcare Solutions

Date Posted: 3/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)

• To provide non-professional direct resident care duties under the supervision of licensed nursing personnel, and to assist in maintaining a positive physical and psychosocial environment for the residents.
• Assists residents with activities of daily living including bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, changing of bed linens, and positioning in and out of bed, chair, etc. Assists with resident recreation programs. Prepares residents for meals and snacks, assists residents in eating where needed and records food intake.
• Reads and follows daily care plans; performs assigned restorative and rehabilitative procedures; reports changes in resident condition to nurse in charge; documents care provision on resident record/flowsheets as required and reports accidents and incidents; and provides nursing functions as directed by supervisor.
• Understands and follows safety and sanitation rules, and promptly reports any violations to supervisor.
• Attend orientation and in-service as required by the state.
• Understands, complies with, and promotes all rules regarding residents’ rights.
• Promotes positive relationships with residents, visitors and government regulators, to include presenting a professional appearance and attitude.

Job Requirements

• Must be a Certified Nursing Aide in good standing with the State or must within four (4) months of employment have completed state required training and a competency evaluation program.
• Must have ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
• Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents and families and to work cooperatively with other associates.
• Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance