Cardinal Ritter Senior Services is seeking a Nurse Assistant at our skilled nursing facility, Mary, Queen and Mother Center.
Functions as a Nurse Assistant (NA) for Mary, Queen and Mother Center.
Duties & Responsibilities
•Administers nursing care to residents based on the plan of care and under the direct supervision of charge personnel.
•Reports to Charge nurse at the beginning of the shift for assignment and report.
•Performs and assists residents with personal activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing (in appropriate clothing), toileting, nail care (except for diabetics), hair care, skin care, oral care, periodontal care, shaving, and communication.
•Performs only those functions that are permitted within the role of a NA.
•Conducts frequent Hall Rounds to ensure that all Residents Care Needs are being met. This includes monitoring and managing Resident Call Lights Response Times.
•Reports immediately to the DON and Administrator if there is Abuse & Neglect of a Resident.
•Performs proper transfer techniques using a gait belt or mechanical device. Operates equipment in the correct manner.,i.e.,Hoyer lift, Bed scale, Shower chairs, Geri chairs, Stand up lifts, and various wheelchairs.
•Maintains good housekeeping standards in residents’ rooms and work areas.
•Answers all Call Lights promptly.
•Report to charge personnel anything out of the ordinary immediately, i.e., change in condition, vital signs, poor appetite, change in mental or physical status, falls, injuries, emesis, etc.
•Performs vital signs accurately.
•Responsible for the whereabouts of assigned residents throughout the shift; who are not signed out.
•Performs cleaning duties as assigned.
•Must have completed the State of Missouri Nurse Assistant training program and be in good standing in the State of Missouri.
•Must have current CPR Certification or be willing to become CPR certified.
•Dental, Health Insurance, Paid time Off, Tuition Reimbursement
CRSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Apply at Cardinal Ritter Senior Services, 7601 Watson Rd., St. Louis, MO 63119 or online at https://cardinalritterseniorservices.org/employment/ or submit resume online to HR@crssstl.org.