Georgia Employer CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT (CNA) in United States
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Job Description: If available, assist with the preliminary interview of client and greet them. Provide companionship and friendship for seniors and loved ones. Remind client to take medication(s) or nutritional supplements at the appropriate time. Collect vital information about the client's condition including height, weight, respiration, pulse rate and blood pressure. Examining client to detect issues requiring medical care, including open wounds, bruises or blood in urine. Maintain continuity of client home care by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs in the client journal for the next caregiver. Provide nutritious meals by following prescribed dietary requirements and nutrition standards; preparing, cooking, and serving meals and snacks. Assisting or performing personal care including hair care, oral hygiene, bathing, grooming, and dressing. Interact with and observe the residents and report health issues to the supervisor. Keep the client's space clean and organized. Make beds, help toileting the client and empty their catheter bag. Reposition the bedridden client to prevent bedsores. Arrange transportation and accompany client to doctors' visits or for other kinds of outings such as shopping. Protect CHHS by adhering to professional standards, home care policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements. Help maintain a safe, secure, and healthy environment for the client.