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Certified Nursing Assistant FT

Company: Vighter
Location: Austin
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Job DetailsJob LocationAustin, TX (AUH) - Austin, TXPosition TypeFull TimeEducation LevelCNATravel PercentageNoneJob CategoryHealth CareJob DescriptionVighter LLC is a Professional Services and staffing firm accredited by The Joint Commission with over 15 years of experience supporting Federal, State, and Local government clients around the world. Vighter employees have worked on a variety of challenging programs ranging from COVID-19 emergency response and health screening services to assisting US military veterans obtain disability determinations. No matter the difficulty, our employees are up to the challenge and are fully supported by the corporate office team.Title: Certified Nurse AssistantLocation: Austin, TXPrinciple Accountabilities:

  • Bathing; dressing
  • Feeding, pass and pick up food trays; serve nourishments; keep records of intake and output
  • Transfer to and from bed or chair or other locations within facility
  • Assist to and from toilet, assist with any toileting needs
  • Keep incontinent patients clean
  • Monitor and record bowel movements
  • Pass and empty bedpans, urinals, and emesis basins; collect specimens such as urine, stool, and sputum
  • Reposition patients in bed or chair
  • Assist with personal hygiene and dental hygiene
  • Assist in ambulation
  • Make beds; change linens
  • Answer call bells and make rounds
  • Provide post mortem care
  • Take and record vital signs; take and record height and weight
  • Record activities of daily living on flow sheets
  • Observe residents and note physical condition, attitude, reactions, appetite, etc.
  • Use safety devices and standard precautions to prevent the spread of infection and disease
  • Evacuate patients in an emergency, according to fire and evacuation policyQualifications:
    • A diploma certificate of training from a Nursing Assistant school or program instruction
    • Must be certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) prior to performing any workOther Qualifications:
      • Shall be a United States Citizen
      • Shall not have been convicted of a felony
      • Shall be able to read, write, and speak English
      • Shall be able to operate a personal computer utilizing Microsoft applications, such as Explorer, Outlook, Word, Excel, etc. so as to efficiently create and/or utilize an Electronic Medical RecordExperience:
        • A minimum of one-year experience within the last two years working as a full-time nursing assistantPhysical Requirements:
          • Must be able to stand or sit for more than 8 hours per day
          • Must be willing to work over time if necessary
          • Must be able to use an elevator or walk up and down stairs
          • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds and carry up to 10 feet
          • Must be able to routinely grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbows/knees and reach above and below shoulders
          • Must be able to read and interpret handwritten and typewritten print
          • Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear
          • Must be able to perform duties in an indoor or outdoor environment
          • Must be able to pass a criminal background investigation
          • Must undergo urine drug testingVighter LLC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Vighter, Austin , Certified Nursing Assistant FT, Healthcare , Austin, Texas

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