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Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA
Ref No.: 17-00031
Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Location: Butner, North Carolina
Start Date: 01/26/2017
CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant
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The Community - Butner, NC
Located in southern Granville County, the Town of Butner offers its residents a high quality of life. This is attributed to its rich history in agriculture and its role in World War II. With a strong vision for the future, Butner offers the ideals of small town living with the ease of being just minutes from the Triangle. Located less than twenty minutes from Durham with easy access to I-85, Butner invites you to experience the opportunities in employment, recreation and housing offered here.

Central Regional Hospital
Central Regional Hospital (CRH) is one of three State psychiatric hospitals in North Carolina. It is operated by the Division of State-Operated Healthcare Facilities (DSOHF) within the North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services. The hospital provides psychiatric and medical care to adults and adolescents in 25 counties in the central region of the North Carolina. CRH also serves children ages 11 and under from all 100 counties of North Carolina.


CRH has a major teaching mission. It is a psychiatry residency training site for both the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University. In addition to psychiatric residents, CRH provides training rotations for medical students, nurses, social workers, psychologists, chaplains, physical therapists, occupational therapists, recreation therapists and a variety of other disciplines. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. The hospital also is certified to provide treatment by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services of the United States Department of Health and Human Services.

Position Overview
The CNA is responsible for providing support to consumers working towards their treatment goals and safely manage the milieu. Assist in fostering a therapeutic environment, assist consumers with ADLs, monitoring medical, emotional, behavioral or social problems. Requires close observation and interaction with all consumers. CNAs are expected to accompany and/or transport consumers in need of medical services outside the facility and lead or co-lead consumer groups, ward meetings, consumer orientation and/or other recreational activities.

Qualifications
  • Must have a current North Carolina CNA license or certification.
  • Minimum computer skills necessary to type reports, access and respond to email as well as include attachments, complete on-line training are required.
  • Physical requirements include ability to pass CPR, NVCI and lifting up to 50 pounds. As a condition for continued employment, must be able to successfully pass all required parts of CPI's Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI).
  • Knowledge of common physical & mental diseases of adults, substance abuse treatment approaches and motivational interviewing communication approaches.
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