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Certified Nursing Assistant Job Description

This sample certified nursing assistant job description shows how to use core job roles and tasks to define the main occupation responsibilities for your employee.
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Position Summary:

1) Provide physical care and/or assistance to patients including bathing, showering, shaving, grooming, feeding, ambulating, weighing, and positioning.

2) Responsible to transfer and transport medically & compromised and seriously ill patients to test/procedures via gurneys wheelchairs.

3) Responsible to take & record vital signs, intakes, outputs empties drains.

4) Recognize significant changes in the vital signs which may include a crisis situation; reporting to RN.

5) Carry out special treatment; assisting with procedures including follow-up care observation.

6) Give meaningful instructions and explanations to patient regarding purposes of special diagnostic tests procedures.

7) Obtain blood glucose fingersticks; assisting nurse when he/she administers medications treatments.

8) Follow policies procedures for maintaining competencies.

9) Responsible to keep area clean and orderly; set up, maintain and clean equipment; report defective equipment safety hazards.

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