First Atlantic Health Care Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Varies Part-time in Freeport, Maine
Exceptional Care: Our strong belief is to offer a continuum of care on our campus, which ensures that healthcare services are provided for all levels and stages of care. This has allowed our residents to age in place which enhances their quality of life. We offer assisted living for those individuals who require assistance with their day to day tasks, as well as a specialty unit for those who would benefit from memory care services.: We are looking for Certified Nurses Aides for all shifts!: WEEKEND workers needed RIGHT NOW!: APPLY TODAY TO LEARN ABOUT OUR WEEKEND INCENTIVE PROGRAM THAT PAYS EXTRA $$ ABOVE YOUR BASE RATE AND YOUR WEEKEND SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL $$. We can be very flexible. Do you want to work part time, full time, per-Diem? We can accommodate your needs! We offer 8, 12 and 16-hour shifts! POSITION SUMMARY: As part of a strong clinical team, providing amazing care and service to our Residents is the primary responsibility of our CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT (CNA). Essential Functions: * Work as part of a clinical team that examines and treats residents. * Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language at the 8th Grade Level. * Must be able to lift, turn, move, position, and transport residents, alone or with assistance, to maintain our patient’s skin safety. * Observe residents’ conditions, measuring and recording food and liquid intake and output and vital signs, and report changes to professional staff. * Collect specimens such as urine, feces, or sputum. * Explain medical instructions to residents and family members. * Administer medications and treatments, such as catheterizations, suppositories, irrigations, enemas, massages, and douches, as directed by a physician or nurse. * Answer residents’ needs as indicated by call lights. * Provide residents with help walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed. * Must be able to assist residents with baths, showers, personal grooming, feeding, and toileting. * Bathe, groom, shave, dress, or drape patients to prepare them for treatment, or examination. * Transport residents for treatment, using a wheelchair or stretcher. * Must be able to assist in the evacuation of residents. * Prepare, serve, and collect food trays, ensuring Resident’s health and safety by following dietary guidelines and food/feeding needs. * Clean rooms and change linens. * Deliver messages, documents, and specimens. * Answer phones and direct visitors. * Maintain inventory by storing, preparing, sterilizing, and issuing supplies such as dressing packs and treatment trays. * Perform clerical duties such as processing documents and detailing residents’ condition through documentation in our Electronic Medical Record. SKILLS and ABILITIES: * Education: High School diploma or GED preferred but not required * Experience: None required; we are happy to train new CNA program graduates. * Computer Skills: Must be able interact our computer-based Electronic Medical Record. * Certificates and Licenses: Must be a graduate of a state-approved CNA program and on the Maine CNA Registry. We are an equal opportunity employer. All job offers are contingent upon receiving excellent references and passing the Maine State Background Check.