The Certified Nurse Aide provides direct care to residents to include resident hygiene and activities of daily living under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. The Certified Nurse Aide performs those direct care activities which are allowed to be delegated to unlicensed personnel under the NYS Practice Act, regulations, hospital policies, New York State Long Term Care regulations and standards met by Nursing Services. The Certified Nurse Aide also performs support functions for the unit/department as assigned by the appropriate Registered Nurse and/or manager.
1. High school graduate or equivalent work experience, including ability to read, write, and comprehend medical terminology. 2. Previous experience as a nursing assistant preferred and must have completed a NYS approved LTC training program and hold certification in NYS. 3. Meets requirements of pre-employment screening and physical.
CVPH Medical Center - 20 months ago