Complex Care Quality Assurance Certified Nursing Assistant

Job ID: 51178 Posted: 2017/05/01 Position Type: Full-time
Category: Nursing City: West Orange, NJ Location: Alaris Health at West Orange


Job Information:

Position Title: Complex Care Quality Assurance Certified Nursing Assistant

DEPARTMENT: Nursing

 

Position Summary:

The Complex Care Quality Assurance certified nursing assistant to perform various resident care activities and related non-professional services that are essential to caring for residents’ personal needs and comfort levels. Additional responsibilities include:

RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • attending nursing and quality improvement meetings on a quarterly or as needed basis
  • assisting the charge nurse in monitoring restorative care and other clinical program (e.g. bowel and bladder)
  • gaining familiarity with new residents within 24 hours of their admission
  • Measures Vital Signs as directed by professionally licensed nurse.
  • Reviews Certified Nurse Aide Charting at end of assigned shift.
  • conducting periodic resident care and unit checks with appropriate documentation
  • assessing equipment and supply needs and reporting findings to the appropriate report on a routine basis
  • assisting in orienting, training and refreshing CNAs and promptly reporting any problems
  • and above all, ensuring that residents and their families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes the individuals’ needs and rights
  • completing unit rounds and ensuring that all resident rooms are clean and orderly
  • assisting the nursing supervisor with input in the appraisal process and selecting candidates (interviews, tours, etc.)
  • making both occupied and unoccupied beds and coordinates with all departments to ensure a timely sanitation of rooms upon discharge
  • coordinating internal and external appointments and activities
  • ensuring that proper adaptive devices are in place
  • and above all, ensuring that residents and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes the individuals’ needs and rights

 

Job Requirements:

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Currently certified as a nursing assistant in the state of New Jersey
  • Attend 12 hours of in-service training per year to maintain certification per New Jersey state regulations
  • Able to read, write and understand the English language
  • ability to perform essential job functions
  • Ability to positively interact with everyone from residents to government agencies and the general public
  • Possess strong leadership abilities
About Alaris: Founded on a tradition of health care excellence, Alaris’ Member Health Centers are leading providers of short-term post hospital rehabilitation, long term and specialty care, with Member Health Centers throughout the state of New Jersey. From 5 Star Quality ratings to a dedicated and caring staff, resident care and satisfaction is always on the top of our Member Health Centers’ priority list!

Today, Alaris Member Health Centers are setting new standards in quality, service and innovation. Using their innovative focus, Alaris Member Health Centers will continue to lead the way in an evolving health care environment. Our Member Health Centers always make sure their residents are being treated with the most advanced care and are provided with an ever-increasing range of services and care options.
Contact: For more information feel free to contact us at dhall@alarishealth.com