Friendly Senior Living CNA: Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time, 37.5 hours/week, Part Time, Day, Evening, Night) in Rochester, New York

CNA: Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time, 37.5 hours/week, Part Time, Day, Evening, Night)

Job Overview:

The Friendly Home in Rochester, NY is seeking Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) for our Nursing Department. We are seeking compassionate and energetic CNAs to join our professional team. In this role, our CNA is responsible for providing nursing care to Members in accordance with established policies and procedures.

Why Join The Friendly Home Team?

The Friendly Home is truly a leader in providing quality nursing and rehabilitative care to older adults. In 2016 we were recognized as a Top-Performing Nursing Home by the NYS Dept. of Health. The Friendly Home is one of only three nursing homes in Monroe County and one of only 33 in New York State to achieve this distinction. Our excellence is based upon the dedication of our employees, who take great pride in providing compassionate care to our Members. We embrace and live our values every day: Friendship, Teamwork, Compassion, Excellence, Integrity and Customer Focus.

The Friendly Home’s family atmosphere extends to our Employees. We offer an outstanding team-oriented environment, challenging and rewarding careers, and healthy compensation and benefits packages. Our benefits highlights include:

•Health and Dental benefits

•Paid vacation and personal time, paid sick days and paid holidays

•Employee recognition and appreciation events

•Active wellness program

•Casual dress Fridays

•Discount tickets for movies, car washes, attractions and much more!

Job Description:

CNAs at The Friendly Home render routine nursing care to Members in accordance with established policies and procedures; performs related activities as assigned to complement the work of the nursing team. Support Culture of Excellence through active role with assigned neighborhood initiatives. Reports to Team Leader, Nurse in Charge (RN and/or LPN).

Essential Job Functions

  • Performs care according to Member Care Cards.

  • Gives daily hygiene care to Members including baths, oral hygiene, hair care, nail care, shaving, foot care; dresses and/or assists Members to dress as directed on the Member Care Cards.

  • Makes beds; keeps Members' rooms and belongings in order; keeps equipment neat and clean.

  • Serves meal trays and assists with feedings as necessary.

  • Passes nourishment's to Members designated to receive them and records amount taken.

  • Assists Members to and from bathrooms, on commodes or bedpans; renders care to incontinent Members and provides peri-care.

  • Assists Members with range of motion, sitting, standing, and walking to maintain mobility. Applies supportive measures to help prevent deformity.

  • Provides arm assist, cane assist, standby assist, walker assist, and wheelchair assist as directed on Member Care Card.

  • Assists Members using lift belt, mechanical lifts, one and two person transfers as directed on Member Care Cards.

  • Responsible for following care plans and skin care protocol on all Members.

  • Performs procedures as outlined in manual such as: admitting, discharge, transfer of Members; specimen collection; taking and recording T.P.R. and BP; measuring and recording intake and output.

  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills.

  • Transports Members to activities and/or appointments.

  • Reports observations of Members/Patients to Team Leader or Supervisor / Manager.

  • Responsible for daily documentation in Health MedXs adheres to all HIPPA regulations.

Job Qualifications

A combination of experience, education, and/or training which substantially demonstrates the following knowledge and skills:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • New York State Certified Nursing Assistant certification required

  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate, and work well with both individuals and in groups.

  • Willing and able to work as a team member.