ONALASKA CARE CENTER Certified Nursing Assistant in ONALASKA, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, or move patients, or change linens. May transfer or transport patients. Includes nursing care attendants, nursing aides, and nursing attendants. Answer patient call signals, signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patients' needs. Apply clean dressings, slings, stockings, or support bandages, under direction of nurse or physician. Change bed linens or make beds. Communicate with patients to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support. Document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses. Feed patients or assist patients to eat or drink. Lift or assist others to lift patients to move them on or off beds, examination tables, surgical tables, or stretchers. Provide information such as directions, visiting hours, or patient status information to visitors or callers. Provide physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising. Record height or weight of patients. Record vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff. Turn or reposition bedridden patients. Undress, wash, and dress patients who are unable to do so for themselves. Wash, groom, shave, or drape patients to prepare them for surgery, treatment, or examination. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: We are looking for individuals that are kindhearted, caring, and are able to interact with the aging population. Prior working experience in a long term facility is desired, but is not required. Requires a WI Nursing Assistant Certification. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: www.bsjcorp.com/employment