Certified Nursing Assistant Job Description
The following is a full job description for Certified Nursing Assistant. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Certified Nursing Assistant along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Certified Nursing Assistant is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Certified Nursing Assistant - Long-Term Care, Certified Nursing Assistant - Nursing Home, Certified Nursing Assistant - Occupational Health, Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, Nursing Assistant, Nursing Director Assistant - Nursing Home, Cert. Occupational Therapist Asst. - Nursing Home, Staff Nurse - RN - Occupational Health, Certified Nurse Anesthetist
Requirements and Responsibilities For Certified Nursing Assistant
Performs various direct patient care activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Assists patients in dressing or undressing, bathing, or eating. Collects non-invasive body fluid specimens or gathers vital signs but does not start or administer intravenous fluids. Aids physicians and nursing staff members with procedures if needed. Documents patient interactions as needed. Requires a high school diploma and certification from an accredited nursing assistant program. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a registered nurse or manager.
Also Referred to as: Certified Nursing Assistant, CNA
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Categories:  Healthcare -- Nursing
Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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