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CNA - Certified Nurse Assistant
Ref No.: 18-00618
Location: Palo Alto, California
Start Date: 03/12/2018


Full Time CNA - Certified Nurse Assistant


Location : Palo Alto

Job Duties and Responsibilities of CNA:

  • Provides patients personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths.

  • Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals.

  • Provides adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, nonsterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, sitz and therapeutic baths; applying restraints.

  • Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine; recording intake and output information.

  • Provides patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials; transporting patients; answering patients' call lights and requests; reporting observations of the patient to nursing supervisor.

  • Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.

  • Maintains work operations by following policies and procedures.

  • Protects organization's value by keeping patient information confidential.

  • Serves and protects the hospital community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements, and jcaho standards.

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations; maintaining licensure.

  • Enhances nursing department and hospital reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Requirements of CNA:

  • Minimum of 1-2 years experience in Acute care setting

  • BLS and ACLS Certification

  • Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills.

  • Drug Test/Background check required.

  • Current active license to practice in the state of CALIFORNIA

Benefits of working as an CNA for UNITED Nurses include:

  • Personalized Compensation Packages

  • Weekly Pay

  • Healthcare Benefits

Health Care Company Staffing, Inc (www.uhcstaffing.com) is a full service healthcare staffing company. We specialize in providing contract, temp-to-perm, travel, per diem, and direct hire personnel across wide spectrum of rehabilitation service providers servicing in the areas of Hospitals, Skilled Nursing, School therapy, Out-patient clinics, private settings, Home health and ADHC's.

For consideration, please contact Natasha Karihaloo, Account Manager: email
Natasha@uhcstaffing.com