Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
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Hockessin, DE 19707
Discovery Senior Living, owner and operator of the senior living community ‘THE SUMMIT’, is redefining senior living through innovation, leadership, and design. POSITION SUMMARY – The CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT’s (C.N.A.) role includes providing hands on care, physical and emotional support to each resident while maintaining a safe and comfortable home-like environment. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES – Responsible for a designated group of residents during the shift; knows where their residents are and physically checks on them throughout the shift. – Observes, reports and documents symptoms and conditions of residents for changes in condition such as skin, behavior, alertness, weight, dietary and participation in activities. – Responds to security system and resident call bells promptly. – Notifies supervisor and/or Health Care Coordinator if a resident has increased care needs. – Assists with continence management and disposes of all continence products properly to ensure sanitation of resident suite and community restrooms. – Serves and collects food trays and assists as needed; reports refusal of meals or loss of appetite. – Maintains cleanliness of resident’s room and work areas. – Practices good standard care precautions of cleanliness, hygiene, and health. – Helps residents maintain independence, promotes dignity and physical safety of each resident.
- Actively participates/leads and assists residents with activities of daily living (i.e. bathing, dressing, toileting, grooming, ambulation, transferring, eating) as instructed. – Engages residents in life skills and other life enrichment activities. – Greets and assists all internal and external customers, guests, family members, residents, vendors and team members. – Does resident laundry as assigned and needed. – Other duties as assigned by the Supervisor. – - – - – - -Thank you for your interest in THE SUMMIT. If you have any questions about the position, please contact the HR directly. EOE