Anglin Consulting Group is looking to hire a Full-time Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to support at the Ralph H. Johnson VAMC in Charleston, SC. Duties include:
Implements patients’ plan of care as directed by the RN, reporting information and findings to the RN, and offering suggestions for revision of the plan of care as appropriate.
Provides direct bedside care to patients as assigned, inclusive of but not limited to: performs the activities of daily living, bathing, skin care, toileting, mouth care, feeding, and range of motion; assisting with ambulation, mobilization and rehabilitation; assistance with crutches and walkers; and transporting of patients in wheelchairs and stretchers.
Performs routine sterile and non-sterile treatments and other treatments identified by Unit/Hospital policy inclusive of but not limited to: tube feedings; ostomy care; Foley Cathetercare; IV insertion/ monitoring/care; venipuncture; EKG; simple dressing changes and wound care; maintenance of drainage tubes with/without pump or suction; point of care testing; care of oxygen equipment; and assistance with the application, maintenance and removal of traction, casts, splints and exercise equipment.
Reports/records/documents information in designated areas of the medical record or via computerized systems, according to established guidelines.
Maintains a safe and orderly patient/unit environment.
Contributes to the development and implementation of unit objectives.
Participates in quality improvement initiatives.
Relieves Unit Secretary due to volume, absence, and other operational needs, inclusive of stocking and ordering medical and non-medical supplies to maintain adequate inventory on the units.
Exemplifies Patient Experience service standards and Spirit values, and actively participates in Patient Safety standards and
Assumes other duties and responsibilities that are appropriate to the position and area. The above responsibilities are a general description of the level and nature of the work assigned to this classification and are not to be considered as all-inclusive.