CNA Days

    • Job Tracking ID: 512219-612230
    • Job Location: Glenview, IL
      Evanston, skokie
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: March 13, 2018
    • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

The Certified Nursing Assistant assists the registered nurse with caring for patients. They assist with activities of daily living (ADLs) and personal hygiene for patients who are residing at home, in nursing homes or in a hospital. The certified nursing assistant also gives support to family members and caregivers and reports any changes in patient status to the registered nurse.

This CNA will be on the Crystal Team.

Full benefits and paid mileage PLUS $500.00 SIGN ON BONUS!!


This Certified Nursing Assistant would primarily cover Glenview. Evanston, and Skokie.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
Assists patients with personal care such as bathing, washing hair, painting and cutting nails, shaving, oral care, and dressing

Assesses patient's skin condition, weight, measurements and pain scale and reports any changes or issues to the registered nurse.

Makes the patients bed and assists with transferring patients as needed.

Assists patients with eating meals.

Conducts safety checks in regards to patient's environment and plan of care (i.e. carpets, oxygen tanks, open flames and electrical wires.

Educates family members and caregivers regarding personal care.

Electronically Documents each patient visit and phone call.

Attends interdisciplinary team and CNA meetings regarding patients and families.

Other duties may be assigned or required for the performance of this position.

Non-essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Orders supplies when needed.

Delivers supplies as part of the patient visit.




Experience and Skills:

Education and Formal Training Required:
High School general education degree

Training in HIPPA, Infection Control, safety, personal care and documentation

Certifications, Licenses & Registrations Required:
CNA certification

Job Experience Required:
One to three years of CNA experience in nursing home/assisted living facility

Experience working with terminally ill individuals, a plus.

Specialized Competencies (Skills, Abilities, Behaviors) Required:
Certain positions require Pediatric skill competencies on an infant, toddler, preschool, school age or adolescent.

Work Under the Direction of the RNs and other Clinical Leaders

Good interpersonal skills

Communication skills verbal and written

Experience using Hoyer lifts, gait belts, walkers, wheelchairs, canes, shower benches/chairs, electric beds and other medical equipment

Organization skills

Work in Team Environment

Able to use cell phone, computer skills, voice mail

Physical/Mental/Visual Job Requirements:
Frequent bending, squatting, walking, standing

Frequently works under tight deadlines and with interruptions

Frequently working with confidential information

Frequently lifting and moving patients. May be required to lift up to 25-50 lbs frequently and move up to 200 lbs occasionally with the assistance of a gait belt or hoyer lift.

Working Conditions:
Possible exposure to communicable diseases

Frequently driving to complete patient visits



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JourneyCare has cared for generations of patients and families facing serious and life-limiting illnesses, providing comfort, peace and well-being.


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  • A comprehensive benefit package
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