Welcov Healthcare Nursing Assistant ( CNA ) in Garretson, South Dakota

Description: The healthcare landscape has changed over the years. Nursing homes now have a range of patients who have an assortment of needs. This means the nursing needs have had to adjust as well. If you are excited about a potential career in nursing, opportunities for job advancement or just want to make a difference every day…then this role is for you. Success stories start with you! Come work for a place that: 1. Supports growth opportunities 2. Offers competitive benefits and compensation. 3. Provides work/life balance 4. Stands by our core values of accountability, compassion, respect, empowerment and trust. This position will work days and evenings.

Primary Responsibilities:

As a Certified Nursing Assistant (C NA) you:

  1. Report to the RN or LPN on duty.
  2. Provide care to the patient in accordance with the patient’s care plan.
  3. Understand and follow nurses’ standards of practice for a certified nursing assistant
  4. Report changes in resident condition to charge nurse, such as unusual signs or symptoms, accidents or injuries, etc.; and provide nursing function as directed by supervisor
  5. Record care and tasks completed for patient in medical record
  6. Must maintain regular attendance.


Requirements for the position are:

  1. Current CNA license or must be state certified after four (4) months of employment
  2. Must have the ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to complete the job.
  3. Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents and families and to work cooperatively with other employees.
  4. Must meet all local health regulations, and pass post-employment physical exam if required. This requirement also includes drug screening, criminal background investigation, and reference inquiry.

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Equal Opportunity Employer—M/F/D/V

We conduct drug and alcohol testing as allowed by applicable state law.

Status: Regular

Type: Full-time

Shift: Multiple

Overtime Status: Non-Exempt

Facility: Palisade Healthcare Community

Job Title: Nursing Assistant ( CNA )

Department: Environmental Services