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C.N.A. / H.H.A.
Ref No.: 18-06596
Location: Westwood, New Jersey
Job Description: Medical Staffing Services Inc., is looking for a Certified Nurse Aide to work in Westwood, NJ.

Experience with Developmentally Disabled population preferred.

The Home Health Aide / CNA performs direct patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse or his/her licensed designee. Performs a variety of individualized patient care activities and related non-professional services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comforts of patients.


Position Requirements:
  • Minimum one-year experience as a NJ licensed home health aide or C.N.A.
Responsibilities:
  • Maintains patient confidentiality of all clients
  • Performs duties, as assigned in an accurate and timely manner
  • All procedures are performed in an accurate and timely manner as directed by MSSI and/or licensed designee with the scope of practice
  • Safeguards the client/patient by observing appropriate infection control procedures including but not limited to universal precautions
  • Notifies the supervising nurse of any abnormal finding or conditions.
  • Adheres to standards and procedures of MSSI and all facilities
  • Arrives at the patient home on time, before scheduled shift starts
  • Represent Medical Staffing Services with a positive image at all times
  • Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability in meeting the needs of all facilities.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and knowledge of clerical functions
  • Full command, verbal and written, of the English language.
  • Employee is required to stand, walk, bend and squat continuously.
  • Reach above shoulder level frequently.
  • Strength up to 50 pounds occasionally, up to 20 pounds frequently, or negligible amount continuously.
  • Fine manipulation of both hands.

Working Conditions:
The Home Health Aide or C.N.A. must understand and accept the possibility of exposure to inside environmental conditions, such as noise, infectious/communicable diseases, blood and blood borne diseases, chemicals and/or chemical fumes, odors, gases and dusts. There is also the possibility of physical injury/verbal abuse from an out of control patient and/or visitor. Frequent exposures to distressed patients, families or visitors.
Education Requirement:  
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Other Information: Interested in this opportunity? Please call Jeanne at [732] 353-4247 or email Jeanne@staffing-the-universe.com