CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT I - Mars Hill
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Mars Hill, ME 04758
A Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible for providing
resident/patient care under the direction of a Registered Nurse or
Licensed Practical Nurse. Assists residents/patients with activities of
daily living and assists in the maintenance of a safe, clean environment
for residents/patients on the rehab unit. S/he must have a basic
understanding of the fundamentals of Rehabilitation.
? Provide safe and efficient direct resident/patient care under the
direction of the RN.
? Keep charge nurse informed of the patient’s status and changes as well
? Participate in department performance improvement activities.
? Comply with mandated hospital and department education programs.
? Accept responsibility for professional growth and development.
? Demonstrate a commitment to the philosophy and objectives of the
? Age specific standards: The individual in this position must
demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over
the life span of the patient. In addition, s/he must possess the ability
to assess resident/patient data relative to age specific needs and
? Excellent documentation skills with the ability to learn and
incorporate FIM charting.
? Demonstrate proficiency with resident/patient transfers.
? Demonstrate an understanding of adaptive equipment and how it is used.
EDUCATION, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
? Successful completion of an approved CNA program with not less than
150 hours of instruction.
? Currently active on the CNA registry.
? Must be able to read and write with proficiency to accomplish all NA
? Prior experience is not required.
? Must maintain annual educational requirements of 12 hours and work an
8 hour shift in a 2 year period to maintain registry status.