Georgia Employer NURSING ASSISTANT CERTIFIED in Atlanta, Georgia
Grady Health System offers many career paths for Certified Nursing Assistants. Whether you have many years of experience or are in the early stages of your career, you can find a rewarding nursing position at Grady! SUMMARY The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, and/or the Physician, is responsible for providing age-appropriate, culturally and ethnically sensitive care, maintaining a safe environment, collecting information, communicating effectively, and utilizing technology. The CNA provides personal care of selected patients, assists with activities of daily living, provides comfort measures and nourishments, and performs selected therapies as delegated by a licensed professional. The role of the CNA also includes patient advocacy and performance improvement. QUALIFICATIONS High School Diploma or equivalent Must have certification in the State of Georgia CPR/ BLS Certification required Are moderate with sitting, standing, and walking May require lifting or carrying up to 25 pounds or pushing and/or pulling up to 75 pounds Good visual, hearing and speaking acuity Work environment may involve expose to risk of electrical shock, fumes, or air borne particles Possible exposure to infectious diseases Long term care experience strongly preferred EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.