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FV Services, Inc. CNA (Full Time/Evenings) in Chesterfield, Missouri

The Certified Nurse Aide assists the licensed nursing staff by performing routine nursing duties and activities of daily living.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Assists residents with dressing, grooming, eating, bathing, positioning, turning, toileting and exercising.

  • Gives treatments, performs tests, carries out procedures and collects specimens as instructed.

  • Reports and records observations and results of treatments, tests, procedures and specimens when indicated.

  • Transfers, transports and escorts residents as needed.

  • Answers signal lights promptly.

  • Changes bed linens, makes beds and keeps rooms clean and orderly.

Other Duties:

  • Maintains safe and sanitary work stations and equipment.

  • Encourages independence, attendance at activities, restorative programs and rehabilitation.

  • Attends in-service training and education session, as assigned.

  • Performs specific work duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Successful completion of a State approved geriatric nursing assistant training program. Prior geriatric nursing aide experience is preferred. Registration with State registry required.

  • Ability to understand and follow instructions in English, communicate effectively, and perform simple arithmetic. Ability to document care given.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Frequent standing, stooping, bending, stretching, squatting; may be exposed to blood and body fluids which may contain HIV and/or HBV; must be able to transport residents via wheelchair, gerichair or shower chair, pushing up to 150 lbs. unassisted. Must be able to transfer, lift, turn and position a resident weighing up to 125 lbs. unassisted, or with the assistance of one for a resident weighing over 125 lbs.. Must be able to stoop, bend, stretch, squat, stand, and walk for up to 90% of the work day. May be subjected to offensive odors and combative behavior. Must be able to reach up to a level of six feet; must be able to push a dietary cart up to 40 lbs unassisted. Must be able to lift and carry up to 20 lbs. frequently, and 50 lbs. occasionally.

HOSPITALITY FOCUS:

Friendship Village fully embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, we include the following hospitality promises as a guide for our interpersonal interactions with residents, co-workers, and guests:

  • We treat everyone with courteous respect (kindness).

  • We maintain high levels of professionalism – holding ourselves and one another accountable.

  • We make you feel important, starting with a warm greeting, by name and with a smile.

  • We pay attention to details.

  • We ask, “Is there anything else I can do for you?”

WELLNESS FOCUS:

Friendship Village employees are expected to promote a healthy community culture for all residents and employees. This is a whole-person approach to health and wellness which includes eight dimensions of wellness: Emotional, Environmental, Health Services, Intellectual, Physical, Social, Spiritual and Vocational. Through these efforts we can ensure and exceed residents’ wellness needs relating to their mind, body and soul, which may also have a positive effect on the employees, as a result.

Job ID: 2020-1348

External Company Name: Friendship Village Senior Living Communities

External Company URL: https://www.friendshipvillagestl.com/

Street: 15201 Olive Blvd.

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