Certified Nursing Assistant-Live In

Johns Hopkins Medicine

  • Montgomery County, MD
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
Potomac Home Support, Inc. (PHS) is a nonprofit organization that specializes in private duty care. When joining PHS, you became a part of our family that makes a huge difference in the community and support the cause of Potomac Home Support goals and objectives. Career opportunities are available with flexible schedule.

Job Summary:

The Certified Nursing Assistant is providing one on one patient care in an affiliateed hospital, patient's home,, or community nursing facility in Montgomery County, DC or surrounding areas. Provides personal care and perform basic varied duties such as cooking, light housekeeping, shopping/running errands. These activities are performed in accordance with a written assignment and under the RN supervision.Administers health and personal care to patients as ordered on the Home Care Aide Plan of Care. Takes and records oral, rectal, and auxiliary temperature, pulse, and respiration as ordered. Provides personal care, including bath, shower, shampoo, shave hair grooming, massage, foot and perineal care. Assists in preparing normal diets and feeding patient when appropriate. Changes patient's linens and launders clothes as order. Assists patients with bedpans, urinals catheter bags, and ostomy bags. Transfers patient from bed to chair, chair to bed, etc. if needed. Performs other duties as assigned by the Field Staff Supervisor.

Qualifications:
  • Current CNA certification licensed with the appropriate Board of Nursing
  • Active CPR card;
  • MD driver's license preferred
Work Experience:
  • At least 6 months experience as a nurse's aide in a hospital or nursing home required.
  • Six (6) months experience as certified nursing assistant preferred.
Shifts: (shifts can vary)
  • Lives on premises 24 hours a day
  • 12 hour shifts available
  • shifts can be for day, evenings, nights, weekends and rotate based on patient needs
Potomac Home Health Care and Potomac Home Support, Inc. are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Potomac Home Health Care and Potomac Home Support, Inc. is a drug-free workplace employer.

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