WellStar Health System Nursing Assistant- Nursing Home in Dallas, Georgia

Job Title:

Nursing Assistant- Nursing Home

Job ID:

PH-1085398

City:

Dallas, GA

Facility:

Paulding Hospital

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Shift:

Days

Department:

Nursing Home Unit

Description:

WellStar Named on the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work ForĀ® List

At WellStar we deliver world-class healthcare. Over 11,000 individuals work together to meet health demands and needs. To deliver world-class healthcare, we equip our facilities and team members with the best technology, resources, and education. We seek to improve the way we deliver care knowing each day holds more miracles, more life, more chances, more compassion, and more opportunities.

Join the team named one of the Top 100 Companies by Working Mother Magazine

Wellstar Paulding Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Our 182 bed facility located in Dallas GA provides dedicated Sub Acute Rehab Care and Long Term Care. Our team of Therapists, Nursing and Physicians work collaboratively toward the care and functional progress of both the residents and Sub Acute Rehab patient population.

Certified Nursing Assistant Overview

The Certified Nursing Assistant is a multi-skilled caregiver who functions under the direction of the professional Charge Nurse. The CNA assists with providing safe, age appropriate care to the resident by performing basic resident care functions (i.e., ADLs, ambulation, vital signs, approved technical procedures) and performs other duties deemed necessary to ensure the delivery of preferred care. The work schedule/shift may vary/fluctuate depending on the particular needs of the unit.

This position is for Braly Unit-80hrs- 6am-230pm

Required Minimum Education:

High school diploma or equivalent required. Completion of the State approved program for Certified Nursing Assistants and competency evaluation is required. Maintains ongoing CEU hours to maintain Certified Activity Assistant certification.

Required Minimum Experience:

A minimum of 3 to 6 months related experience is preferred.

Required Minimum Skills:

Must complete orientation and demonstrate proficiency in required functions and tasks related to resident care. Must be able to read, interpret, and understand verbal instructions; ability to write routine reports and correspondence; ability to read, write, and comprehend medical terminology; have basic math skills. Must be able to perform under stressful conditions. Must have patience tact, cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as the willingness to handle difficult residents and family members.

WellStar is a shining example of what happens when talented and passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the communities we serve. Every time we treat, heal, and encourage a patient toward wellness, we achieve our mission and realize our vision.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar!