Works under the supervision of Nursing Manager Supervisor RN LPN and is ultimately responsible to the Director and the Assistant Director of Nursing as applicable. The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) performs tasks essential to the direct care of the resident according to facility policy and procedures. May perform other duties assigned.
Located in Newport News, Riverside Warwick Forest offers an active and healthy, independent lifestyle in a caring community of friends and neighbors; a community our residents are proud to call home. The facility has 135 Independent Living Apartments and 131 total Assisted Living units, 22 of those being Memory Support.
Centrally located in Newport News off of Denbigh Blvd., Warwick Forest is a large multi-building campus that feels much more like a neighborhood than a healthcare facility. Every team member's and neighbor's unique story adds another layer to the fabric of our one-of-a-kind family - diverse yet completely woven together. We are proud of our differences and united in our friendships.
Education: Certificate Program Nursing Assistant/Aid Required ONLY for new CNA grads within 120 days of program completion. Medication Technician Certification is required in an Assited Living setting.
Experience: Previous experience is not required.
Licensure / Certification: Have successfully completed a state board approved nursing assistant program which includes a competency evaluation acceptable-the board of nursing. Have never had a finding of abuse, neglect or misappropriation of patient property entered on the Nurse Aide Registry. BLS Health Care Provider Required (within 30 day of hire) STANDARD FIRST AID: (within 30 days of hire) Required for AL/Memory Support units only