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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Sauk County Personnel

  • Location: Reedsburg, WI
  • Post Date: 1/15/2019
Salary: $14.53 - $15.41 Hourly
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Job Number: 2108
Location: Health Care Center 1051 Clark St. Reedsburg, WI 53959
Department: Health Care Center

Description

The purpose of the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is to provide direct certified nursing care to residents of the Sauk County Health Care Center. Multiple positions open (PM/NOC Shifts: Full-time, Part-time & Casual)

Essential Duties

Assist with and provide resident hygiene tasks such as bathing and dressing and changing of linens

Assist with or feed residents including providing dietary supplements and/or between meal nourishments to residents

Perform treatments as directed by unit nurse, including but not limited to administering enemas and catheter care

Obtain resident vital signs such as blood pressure, pulse, temperature, respiration, and oxygen saturation and reports findings or changes to unit nurse

Meet resident's needs and/or requests in a timely manner

Assist ambulatory residents, and transfer non-ambulatory and non-weight bearing residents to therapy and then follow nursing recommendations/orders

Follow resident's plan of care as directed by resident and the interdisciplinary team

Additional Tasks

Assist in resident dining experience, meal delivery, clearing tables and washing dishes

Direct visitors

Engage or provide residents activities of their choice

Record food intake, bowel movements and other nursing tasks and resident information to electronic medical record

Transport residents to and from dentist appointments, podiatrist appointments, beauty shop and on/off neighborhoods for recreational activities

Light housekeeping duties such as sweeping, mopping and carpet cleaning

Answer call lights promptly

Mentor and train new Certified Nursing Assistants and facilitates familiarization with facility processes and procedures

And other duties as assigned

Minimum Training and Education

Required
High School diploma or equivalent
Licensed Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)


Sauk County offers a comprehensive benefits package including health and life insurance,  Wisconsin Retirement System. Additional voluntary life, supplemental, dental, vision, accident, short term disability plans are available along with deferred compensation. Various vacation and sick leave accrual plans are also available dependent upon position.

Sauk County Personnel