Sunday , April 21 2024

CDCR Jobs Openings – Certified Nursing Assistant

Website California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

Job Description:

Under medical or licensed nursing supervision, perform simple nursing tasks involved in the care of physically ill or disabled patients in a State correctional facility in the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, assist the physician or nurse with examination and treatments of patients, motivate and assist patients in developing and utilizing their maximum potential for self-care, maintain order and supervise the conduct of inmates, youthful offenders, or patients, protect and maintain the safety of persons and property, maintain security of work areas and work materials, and do other related work.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accompany patients to and from appointments off unit as directed by licensed nurse.
  • Provide for safe environment for patients and staff.
  • Provide personal care and attend to the physical needs of the inmate patient. This may include: bathing / showering, clipping nails, feeding patients, assisting with oral hygiene. Assist patients with meeting hydration needs.
  • Maintain patient dignity during care to the extent possible in custody setting.
  • Keep patients clean and dry.
  • Report change in patient’s condition to licensed nursed, promptly
  • Keep patient area clean and uncluttered, mop up spills promptly
  • Provide clean clothing and linen as appropriate.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to develop skills in the performance of routine hospital techniques of bathing, feeding, lifting, and transporting patients, making beds, and caring for patients’ clothing and other property.
  • Ability to assist medically trained personnel.
  • Ability to communicate at the level required for successful job performance.
  • Ability to keep simple records.
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions.
  • Ability to analyze situations accurately and participate in an appropriate course of action.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Possession of a valid Nursing Assistant Certificate issued by the California Department of Public Health.

Job Details:

Company: California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Modesto, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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