• STNA

    Posted: 10/11/2022

       Healthy Connections Developmental Disabilities Services is looking for a State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) to join our team.
    Responsibilities:
    Recording vital signs such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate;
    Providing routine individualized healthcare needs;
    Personal Care including bathing, dressing, mobility, incontinence care, feeding and other services;
    Assist other STNAs and nurses at the direction of the Charge Nurse;
    Follow facility procedures for admission, discharge and transfer of residents;
    Giving basic emotional and psychological support to the patient and family;
    Directly provide nursing or nursing-related service;
    Maintaining records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report;
    Assisting clients with daily living activities such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising;
    Promoting patient’s mental alertness through involvement in activities of interest;
    Ensure that nutritional needs of client are met in accordance with established care plan;
    Maintain physical environment in a clean, safe, and pleasant manner;
    Ensure the clients’ medical needs are addressed through the delivery of quality nursing care;
    Ensure the clients’ personal care needs are provided for with an emphasis on quality, compassion, and timeliness;
    Perform other related activities as assigned or requested.Requirements:
    Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients;
    Must be a graduate of a State-approved STNA program;
    One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred;
    Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action;
    Must be currently registered/licensed in applicable State. Must maintain an active license in good standing throughout employment;
    Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team;
    Up-to-date car insurance in your name, registration and valid Driver’s License;
    License must be in good standing;
    Successful completion of state testing for nursing assistants or completion of NATCEP class within past four months;
    Highly organized with attention to detail;
    State Testing Nurse’s Aide (STNA);
    Must project a positive attitude;
    Must be willing and able to learn;
    Ability to read and write and accurately report;
    Certified in the state as a Certified Nursing Assistant.