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.
Clinically sophisticated, yet intimate and comfortable, The Gardens at Warwick Forest was one of the first centers in the area to provide Medicare skilled services. Located in Newport News, the 209-bed facility provides Nursing Long-Term Skilled Care, Memory Support, and Rehabilitation Care. Accommodations throughout the Center include tastefully furnished private and semi-private rooms, courtyards, lounges, dining areas, and a beauty shop. The Gardens is on the same beautiful campus as our Warwick Forest retirement community and offers a very safe and close-knit feel.
Education: Nursing Assistant/Aide Certificate required. Certificate Program Nursing Assistant/Aide required ONLY for new CNA grads within 120 days of program completion. Have successfully completed a state board approved nursing assistant program which includes a competency evaluation acceptable-the board of nursing.
Experience: Have never had a finding of abuse, neglect or misappropriation of patient property entered on the Nurse Aide Registry
Licensure/Certification: Certified Nurse Aide in the state of Virginia required. BLS Health Care Provider required (within 30 day of hire). First Aid required for AL/Memory Support units only (within 30 days of hire).