This position with the supervision and direction of the licensed nurse and according to established procedures; performs routine service duties and procedures necessary for the care, comfort and safety of the residents. The Certified Nurse Aides perform skills to meet the activities of daily living (ADLs) and other procedures as delegated by the licensed nurse and within the scope of nurse aide responsibilities. Certified Nurse Aides maintain a clean, safe environment which also reflects the preferences and needs of the residents. They utilize basic knowledge of communication techniques, infection control, safety, body mechanics, and age-related differences when providing care.
We offer 8 hour shifts and are taking applications for all shifts.
High School Diploma or GED
Communication skills -- both verbal and written
Ability to remain patient and tactful while performing a variety of repetitive and sometimes unpleasant tasks
Emotional maturity and ability to avoid intrusion of personal problems on quality and stability of service
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.