Completes and records routine patient vital signs as per instructed by RN/LVN.
Performs patient rounds as ordered, if unable to perform, primary nurse is notified.
Knowledgeable of vital sign ranges and reports any deviation to the primary nurse immediately.
Ensures that fluid/food intake and output are appropriately measured and recorded in patient charts
Bathes patients as scheduled, if patient declines, nurse and program director are properly notified.
Performs oral care at least once per shift and documents on patient’s chart.
Provides hair care at least once per shift and documents on patient’s chart.
Ensures patients are turned at least q2hrs or as ordered, if patient cannot be turned or refuses, the
primary nurse is notified and is documented in the patient’s chart.
Feeds patients as assigned/required.
Assist with transfers as needed.
Assists patients with bowel/bladder needs.
Answers patients call lights-timely (within 5 minutes if not in another patient’s room). Immediately
reports any patient concerns/ pt family complaints to program director.
Reports any perceived/actual change in patient’s alertness, physical condition, skin changes, and any
other areas of concern to patient’s primary care nurse immediately.
Is able to verbalize facility’s emergency codes and responsibility with each. Can verbalize the CNA
role in patient emergency situations.
Ensures patients bed is clean and organized at all times with call bell and patient items within reach.
Practices correct isolation techniques to maintain a safe environment and to control spread of
Maintains cleanliness of various instruments and equipment used per facility policy.
Keeps patient rooms clean and in an orderly condition by removing all trash and preventing
Assist with restocking rooms with supplies and equipment as required including gowns, gloves,
Is respectful/courteous, to patients/families/fellow staff at all times
Exchanges and communicates patient care information upon change of shift.
Performs walking rounds at change of shift.
Completes all required documentation in a timely manner and prior to end of shift.
Ability to accept direction from supervisors and other management team members in a positive and
Ensures soiled linen hampers are covered, cleaned and/or emptied as needed and at the end of the
Communicates unit/patient concerns to Program Director.
Performs and documents patients’ weights as ordered.
Ensures patient attends scheduled therapies and groups.
Interacts with patient and families in a caring and compassionate manner.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Under the direct supervision of the Nurse Manager, the Certified Nursing Assistant assists in the direct patient care and assists patients with activities of daily living.
High school degree or equivalent required.
Prefer at least six (6) months experience working in a rehabilitation environment with individuals with neurological impairment.
Certified as a Certified Nursing Assistant in Texas
Certified in CPR
$15 / Hour or More Based on Experience
Employment Type: Employee - Full Time
Job Location(s): Conroe / Lake Conroe
Name: Jared Brown