Nursing Assistant/CENA

Nursing Assistant/CENA

Marlette Regional Hospital

POSITION SUMMARY:      Under the supervision of the RN or LPN, assists nursing staff with basic care and helps residents with activities of daily living.

POSITION HOURS:  16 hours/week- Afternoons 4 pm-8 pm. 

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION:     High School diploma or equivalent.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:   Competency evaluated by State of Michigan with current certification.

EXPERIENCE:  One year CENA experience preferred.  Experience with geriatric population required.

             REQUIREMENTS:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Friendly, personal demeanor
  • Knowledge of and skills in dealing with geriatric population
  • Ability to respond to the needs of residents and families in various settings as directed by the Nurse Manager
  • Demonstrate skill in resident care
  • Ability to cope with family’s emotional stress and tolerance of individual lifestyles