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:

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 

    • Attends Nursing and Quality Improvement meetings on a quarterly, or as needed basis
    • Assists charge nurse in monitoring restorative care and other clinical programs, i.e., bowel and bladder;
    • Gaining familiarity with new residents within 24 hours of 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 reports findings to the appropriate report on a routine basis;
    • Assisting in orientating, training and refreshing of CNAs and promptly reporting any problems
    • 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:
  •  Currently certified as a nursing assistant in NJ.
  • Attend 12 hours of in-service training per year as per New Jersey State Regulations to maintain certification.
  • 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
  • History of demonstrating advanced organizational and technical skills
  • Understanding of standard techniques used in providing personal services for residents and caring for equipment and supplies
  • Good understanding of basic medical asepsis, sterile techniques, and universal precautions to avoid infection of residents and self-contamination of equipment and supplies.
  • Minimum experience: as a CNA 2 years
  • CPR certification within 6 months
  • Experience in hospital setting or sub-acute unit.

 

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