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Georgia Employer NURSING ASSISTANT CERTIFIED in Atlanta, Georgia

Grady Health System offers many career paths for Certified Nursing Assistants. Whether you have many years of experience or are in the early stages of your career, you can find a rewarding nursing position at Grady!SUMMARYThe Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, and/or the Physician, is responsible for providing age-appropriate, culturally and ethnically sensitive care, maintaining a safe environment, collecting information, communicating effectively, and utilizing technology. The CNA provides personal care of selected patients, assists with activities of daily living, provides comfort measures and nourishments, and performs selected therapies as delegated by a licensed professional. The role of the CNA also includes patient advocacy and performance improvement.QUALIFICATIONSHigh School Diploma or equivalentMust have certification in the State of GeorgiaCPR/ BLS Certification requiredAre moderate with sitting, standing, and walkingMay require lifting or carrying up to 25 pounds or pushing and/or pulling up to 75 poundsGood visual, hearing and speaking acuityWork environment may involve expose to risk of electrical shock, fumes, or air borne particlesPossible exposure to infectious diseasesLong term care experience strongly preferredEqual Opportunity Employer-Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.