Certified Nursing Assistant, Psychiatric Hospital

  • 200437
  • Pineville, LA
CNAs needed for Day Shift (6am-6pm) and Night Shift (6pm-6am) to provide intermediate inpatient psychiatric care to Louisiana adult residents.

Job Summary

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) positions are available at a psychiatric hospital in Pineville, LA.

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The hospital's primary focus is to provide intermediate inpatient psychiatric care to Louisiana adult residents in need of service. The hospital is licensed for 120 beds (60 males and 60 females).

Specifics

  • Required shift times will be determined at the time of vacancy
    • Day Shift: 6am-6pm
    • Night Shift: 6pm-6am
  • HCP will fill in for vacant positions, cover absenteeism, and meet the clinical needs of patients during periods of increased acuity
  • HCP must arrive within fifteen (15) minutes of designated shift start time and remain on duty for the duration of the shift
  • Looking to maintain the same staff throughout the assignment
  • HCP must complete 36-48 hours of onsite Orientation

Description of Work

  • Implement Individualized Treatment Plans
  • Monitor and observe patient conditions
  • Maintain patient records
  • Maintains the safety of the personnel and patients
  • Assist with maintaining a clean and safe environment
  • Assist with daily living activities
  • Lead patients in educational and recreational activities
  • Accompany patients to and from examinations and treatments
  • May need to restrain violent patients

Requirements

  • Active/Clear Louisiana professional nursing assistant certification (CNA)
  • Minimum 1-year experience
  • Direct care experience within the previous year
  • Basic knowledge of Nurse Aide skills
  • Ability to follow care plans and/or clinical orders
  • Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, physical exam, immunizations, and other agency screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other Client screening/application requirements

Benefits

  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program
  • Ask your Talent Acquisition Specialist for additional benefits and further details