Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)- New Rates Starting at $24/Hr
Company: CentraState Healthcare System
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Overview: Applewood is a continuing care retirement community
with 300+ residents is a warm and vibrant residential senior living
community for people of ages 62 and older. We offer
maintenance-free luxury cottages, senior apartments and a way of
life that encourages health and well-being of the mind, body, and
spirit. Residents enjoy the freedom to choose from ample on-site
services and activities, or they can pursue hobbies and travel on
their own without the responsibilities and stress of maintaining a
home. We believe happiness at work starts with the facility and
culture, which is why we are so proud of Applewood- an
award-winning Senior Living Community located on 40 beautiful acres
in historic Freehold, New Jersey. Our facility really is second to
none, and we've topped it off with a warm and welcoming company
culture, where your team feels more like family. Awards and
Department of Health & Senior Services - Advanced Standing with
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) 5 Stars, 2020 (Only five of
108 skilled nursing departments in central NJ earned a perfect
score in each of the five Medicare categories) Certified Nurse
Assistant provides daily assistance of ADLs for residents and
supportive nursing assistance to licensed professionals by
performing assigned duties and services required to deliver quality
patient care. Follows established standards, NJ Department of
Health and Senior Services laws, JCAHO, and CentraState Medical
Center policy and procedures. Responsibilities:
Provides considerate respectful care focused upon the Residents'
Affirms the Resident's right to make decisions regarding his/her
medical care, including the decision to discontinue treatment, to
the extent permitted by law.
Demonstrates the ability to obtain information and interpret
information in terms of the needs of the age of the Residents cared
Demonstrates an understanding of the range of care needed based on
the age of the Residents cared for.
Demonstrates knowledge of growth, development and/or adult health
throughout the life span as appropriate to the job performed.
Successfully completes life-span education as appropriate.
Accurately reports concerns or a change in Resident status to the
Provides partial and complete personal care to the residents.
Assists in performing tasks to maintain resident mobility.
Assists with Resident meal services and participates in the
maintenance of the nutritional and hydration needs of the
Verbalizes understanding that pain management is a priority to
Resident and nurse.
Notifies nurse immediately of Residents having pain/discomfort.
Collects resident data utilizing learned technical skills.
Assures Resident is safe prior to leaving them:- Has all items
within reach- Call bell within reach- Alarms attached and working
Restraints are applied according to care plan- Bed/ Chair proper
level and location- Foot rests attached to wheelchair- Assures
residents room is tidy prior to leaving
Informs resident and escorts to activity as necessary.
Assists residents with toileting and has proper incontinent product
as per care plan.
Attends IDCP meetings regarding your resident (depending on
Assures C.N.A care plan is accurate and updates when indicated.
Communicates ideas and observations.
Promotes a positive attitude with residents and families.
Continually improves quality of services provided.
High School Diploma or Equivalent.
Related experience preferred.
CNA required or eligibility within four months of employment is
Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to
effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team.
About Us: CentraState Healthcare System, a partner of Atlantic
Health System, is a fully accredited, not-for-profit,
community-based health system that provides comprehensive health
services in the central New Jersey region. In addition to offering
a full range of leading-edge diagnostic and treatment options,
CentraState serves as a valuable health partner focused on the
latest ways to prevent disease, promote healthy behaviors, and help
people of all ages live life well. Based in Freehold, CentraState
is comprised of a 284-bed acute-care hospital, a vibrant health and
wellness campus, three award-winning senior living communities, a
charitable foundation, and convenient satellite health pavilions
offering primary care and specialty physician practices, along with
access to outpatient services, such as lab and physical therapy.
The system also offers a family medicine residency and geriatric
fellowship training program in affiliation with Rutgers Robert Wood
Johnson Medical School. Among its many honors and accreditations,
CentraState is one of less than two percent of hospitals nationwide
to earn Magnet® designation for nursing excellence four times and
was designated a Great Place to Work-Certified--- Company by Great
Place to Work® for the second consecutive year. When you bring your
talent to CentraState, you are joining a trailblazing healthcare
facility, committed to providing high-quality, patient-focused
care. Join us in making incredible strides in health care, and
making a difference in our community. We believe in enriching the
lives of our employees through work/life balance initiatives,
tuition assistance, career advancement opportunities and much more.
Find out why our employees love their jobs and being part of the
CentraState family! What We Offer: Highly competitive
Excellent benefits package and rewards program
403(b) retirement plan with company match
401(a) retirement plan with employer contribution
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Profit Sharing Program
Growth Opportunity and Workforce Development Initiatives
Continuing Education / Onsite Training
A warm, welcoming company culture based upon mutual respect and a
collaborative goal of providing excellent patient care
Concierge Services with Work & Family Benefits
Magnet recognized healthcare facility
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