SUMMARYThe Temporary Nursing Assistant performs multiple care
duties that contribute to the health, well-being and quality of
life for the Residents of the facility under an approved waiver in
the State in which the employee resides. This temporary status is
in effect until the approved State waiver is withdrawn.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.
Other duties may be assigned.
Assisting residents with activities of daily living such as
transferring, turning and positioning, bathing, , dressing,
grooming, feeding, toileting and ensuring residents are clean.
Upon request by the Director of Nursing or licensed nurse unit
manager, obtaining vital signs and weights and monitoring food and
Responding to resident and family needs respectfully and with a
positive manner in all interactions.
Making routine care rounds on assigned residents in accordance
within established guidelines.
Reporting data in resident records consistently, accurately and in
a timely manner.
Promptly reporting suspected or actual resident changes of
condition to the licensed nurse.
Complying with procedures for infection prevention including, but
not limited to, hand washing, transmission-based precautions, TB
and Hepatitis B requirements and blood borne pathogen
Following safety rules and requirements including lift and transfer
procedures, hazard communication, electrical safety, slips, trips
and falls policies, use of personal protective equipment and
elopement procedures. (Examples: Must safely operate mechanical
lifts, sit stand lift, gait belt, and meal and line carts, adjust
beds and use shower equipment and wheelchairs) Safeguarding
residents’ protected health information.
Providing other services such as cleaning wheelchairs and resident
areas as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred Successful
completion of the Temporary Nursing Assistant training program in
place under an approved State waiver.
CPR certified preferred.
Excellent communication and observation skills.
English as a first or second language with the ability to read and
communicate at an adequate level to perform essential job
Nurse Aide Wage range - $10.73 - $13.98 Benefits - Health,
Dental, Vision, PTO, 401K, etc.