WellStar Health Systems Cert Nursing Assistant PRN in Marietta, Georgia

Job Title:

Cert Nursing Assistant PRN

Job ID:

PA-1150579

City:

Marietta, GA

Facility:

Enterprise Support

Employment Type:

PRN

Full/Part Time:

PRN

Shift:

Evenings

Department:

Inpatient Hospice @ Kennesaw

Description:

To deliver world-class healthcare for a community exceeding 600,000 people, WellStar is more than 11,000 strong to meet the health demands and needs of our communities. With five unique hospitals, over 1,000 beds, and a strong Physicians Group, WellStar has become a shining example of what’s possible when talented, passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the industry and in the communities we serve.

Join the team Named one of the Top 100 Companies by Working Mother Magazine

The Certified Nursing Assistant is a support provider who functions under the direct supervision of the

registered professional nurse.

The C.N.A.’s primary focus will be to promote a positive patient experience by partnering with the

patient, family and other health care providers to provide excellence in customer service and

assistance with activities of daily living, nutrition, hygiene, socialization , light housekeeping ( if in the

patients home) and comfort measures. The C.N.A. assists other health care providers with safe, age

appropriate and culturally aware care by performing basic patient care functions i.e. bathing,

toileting, ambulation, vital signs, skin care, feeding, and other technical procedures for which they

are credentialed. The C.N.A. will ensure that the proper supplies are stocked in the patient’s

environment.

Must be able to work in multiple environments as assigned (the in-patient unit, patient’s personal

home, ALF, SNF, PCH) and with a variety of care providers, modeling excellent hospice care and

emotional support. Must be comfortable with caring for terminally ill patients and performing

postmortem care after the death. May be exposed to pets and cigarette smoke (in the patients’

home). Must possess excellent organizational and communication skills, and be able to enter

documentation on the computer. Must maintain reliable transportation.

Required Minimum Education: Must be a high school graduate or have a GED, be a graduate from an

accredited training program for nursing assistants that offers no less than 75 hours of classroom and

practical training, supervised by a registered RN

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification : Must have a current registration with the State of Georgia as

a Certified Nursing Assistant

Required Minimum Experience : Must have two years consecutive experience following the completion

of training.

Required Minimum Skills : Ability to read, write and speak English language in a manner understandable

by a geriatric population. Ability to collaborate with other team members, ability to multitask, knowledge and ease in using computers for documentation . Strong customer service skills. Personal time management skills required. Ability to travel to assigned destination for patient care.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar.

We are an equal opportunity employer.