CNA

Provide resident care as presented in the C.N.A. course and in the MVH procedure manual• Comply with the individualized care plan for residents and provide support to the resident according to the care plan. • Attend to individual needs of residents which may include but is not limited to assistance with grooming, bathing/showering, oral hygiene, delivery and set up of food trays, feeding, incontinent care, toileting, colostomy care, prosthetic appliances, repositioning, transferring, ambulation, range of motion, communicating, or other needs in keeping with the individual’s care requirements.• Transport residents to and from their room, dining room, recreational room, and elsewhere as required.• Lift, move, position and transport residents, using proper body mechanics and/or lifting devices for accident prevention.• Make resident beds.• Serve between meal and bedtime nourishment as assigned. Encourage/assist residents with hydration requirement.• Provide care that maintains resident skin integrity to prevent pressure ulcers, skin tears, and other damage by changing incontinent residents, turning, re-positioning immobile residents, and applying moisturizers to fragile skin , etc. • Perform all job responsibilities in accordance with prescribed safety and infection control procedures including thorough hand washing, use of disposable gloves where indicated, and proper disposal of soiled materials.• Accurately perform vital signs, heights, and weights as assigned• Answer call lights promptly and courteously. Apply in person at Missouri Veterans Home – Cape Girardeau.

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