We are looking for awesome people to join our awesome team of employees at Cardinal Ritter Senior Services!
If you have a passion to be part of an agency whose mission is doing the right thing, in the right way, for the right reason every time as our way of life…Cardinal Ritter Senior Services is where you want to be! We are currently looking for a CNA/CMT at our Mary, Queen & Mother Center Skilled Nursing Facility.
The role provides administers nursing care to residents based on the plan of care and under the direct supervision of charge personnel. Prepares, administers, and records medication by all routes except those given by the parenteral route.
Duties & Responsibilities
Performs and assists residents with personal activities of daily living.
Assists resident to meals and monitors food and fluid intake.
Maintains good housekeeping standards in residents’ rooms and work areas.
Ensures resident safety by making routine rounds and ensuring that at least one CNA is on the hall at all times. CNA should sign out when leaving division for break or meals.
Helps to meet the emotional needs of the resident, e.g., talking and listening to residents.
Performs vital signs accurately.
Observes, evaluates, reports, and records response of the resident to medications given.
Responsible for requisition and credit of medications. Pulls stat labels for reorder. Initials and dates label for reorder.
Receives medications from pharmacy when delivered, checking contents against receipt and signing for medications with the exception of controlled meds, for which a licensed nurse must sign.
Demonstrates knowledge of infection control policies at all times. Maintains safe, clean environment (including medication room and cart, galley, and refrigerators) and careful use of supplies and equipment.
Performs cleaning duties as assigned.
Must have completed the State of Missouri Certified Nurse Assistant training program and be in good standing in the State of Missouri.
Must have current CPR Certification or be willing to become CPR certified.
Must be a current Certified Nurse Assistant in good standing in the state of Missouri.
Utilizes tactful, diplomatic communication skills to interact in potentially sensitive or emotionally charged situations.
Must be self-motivated and possess good judgment.
Able to perform the physical/mental functions of this position.
CRSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening. The screenings will include criminal background check and other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, Covid-19 and Influenza vaccinations. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Cardinal Ritter Senior Services (CRSS) provides programs, communities and services designed to meet the needs of senior adults across a continuum of care. Our mission at Cardinal Ritter Senior Services is to create communities that promote the dignity of human life and reflect the spirit of Jesus Christ. With our social service programs, affordable housing, independent living, assisted living, memory care, nursing communities and volunteer opportunities, we honor choices and maintain the quality of life for senior adults. We provide independence, options and the highest quality of service to senior adults.