Georgia Employer CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT- CRESTVIEW LONG TERM C in Atlanta, Georgia

Grady Health System offers many career paths for experienced professionals. Whether you have many years of experience or are in the early stages on your career, you can find a rewarding career at Grady!SUMMARYThe Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) under the supervision of the Professional Registered Nurse, the Licensed Practical Nurse, and/or the Physician, is responsible for providing age-appropriate, culturally and ethnically sensitive care, maintaining a safe environment, collecting information, communicating effectively, and utilizing technology. The CNA provides personal care of selected patients, assists with activities of daily living, provides comfort measures and nourishments, and performs selected therapies as delegated by a licensed professional. The role of the CNA also includes patient advocacy and performance improvement.QUALIFICATIONSHigh School Diploma or equivalent requiredCNA certification in the State of Georgia requiredCurrent American Heart association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification requiredLong term care experience strongly preferredAre moderate with sitting, standing, and walkingMay require lifting or carrying up to 25 pounds or pushing and/or pulling up to 75 poundsGood visual, hearing and speaking acuityWork environment may involve expose to risk of electrical shock, fumes, or air borne particlesWork environment may involve possible exposure to infectious diseasesThis position is located at Grady's Crestview Health & Rehabilitation Center2800 Springdale Road SWAtlanta, GA 30315EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.