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CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant

We Are Hiring
Saint Anne Center, part of Ascension Living, is looking for caring and compassionate CNAs to join the team! Conveniently located in a vibrant Rockford area, close to public transportation, this 179-bed community offers short-term rehabilitation and long-term skilled nursing care. Opened in 1986, Saint Anne Center was Rockford's first Catholic nursing home, whose legacy as a cornerstone of compassionate care continues today.
Full-time Day Shift CNA Opening
.9 FTE (36 hours per week)
Day Shfit: 5:30 AM - 2 PM

Schedule will include hours every other weekend and some holidays
Why Join Ascension?

  • Be part of a great team and culture
  • Generous PTO, excellent (and affordable) medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)
  • Flexible scheduling and student friendly
  • Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more

What You Will Do
As a CNAwith Ascension Senior Living, you willprovide patient/resident care as required under the direct supervision of the licensed nurse. Completing assigned tasks to ensure timely, efficient and safe patient/resident care, while communicating and interacting with patients, residents, families and other health team members is an essential component of this position. You must be willing to work a flexible schedule, that may include weekends and/or holidays, in order to facilitate the implementation of care plans for our residents.
Key Responsibilities

  • Performs initial and ongoing data collection on all patients/residents under the direction of the RN or LPN
  • Implements plan of care developed by the RN based on patient/resident physical, psychosocial, cultural, ethnic and religious/spiritual needs
  • Provides direct patient/resident care and reports condition and changes to RN or LPN
  • Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.
  • Documents results of patient/resident care within established policies, procedures and scope of practice
  • Complies with all ministry policies and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned

Assists with basic patient care activities.
Responsibilities:

  • Assists with procedures ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).
  • Assists patients with tending to personal care, activities of daily living and transfers/transport.
  • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
  • Assists with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.

What You Will Need
Required Credentials

  • Certified Nurse Aide in IL


Preferred Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or GED
  • BLS certification
  • Previous hospital or long-term care experience

Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascensionis an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant

Full time
Rockford, IL

Published on 12/16/2019