CERTIFIED NURSES AIDE DUTIES:

PERSONAL CARE

  • - Bed Bath
  • - Sponge Bath
  • - Shower Bath
  • - Tub Bath
  • - Mouth Care
  • - Back Care
  • - Nail Care
  • - Shampoo
  • - Assist Dress/Undress
  • - Body Position and Alignment
  • - Foot Care
  • - Skin Care
  • - Foley care

  • MOBILITY
  • - Bed Bound
  • - Mechanical Lift
  • - Transfer 1 person or 2 persons
  • - Ambulation with device/assist
  • - Slide Board Transfer - Ind./Assist
  • - Other

THERAPY SERVICES

  • - ROM Active as instructed by PCN
  • - ROM Passive as instructed by PCN
  • - PT program as instructed by RPT
  • - OT program as instructed by ORT
  • - ST program as instructed by ST

  • NUTRITION
  • - Diet
  • - Feed
  • - Encourage patient to eat
  • - Meal Planning and Preparation
  • - Fluid Intake: encourage/restriction
  • SAFETY

    • - Pt must have someone in room
    • - Pt must have have someone in house
    • - Pt may be left alone
    • - Lifeline

ELIMINATION

  • - BM/Urine Observe
  • - Strict Intake and Output
  • - Assist with Ostomy as instructed

MISCELLANEOUS

  • - Light Housekeeping
  • - Dishes
  • - Personal Laundry
  • - Bed Linen Change
  • - Marketing/Errands

SPECIAL DUTIES

  • - Record Weight
  • - Record Pulse
  • - Record Temperature
  • - Record Respiration
  • - Escort to MD
  • - Remind Medications
  • - Elastic Stockings Assist
  • - O2 Precautions
  • - Prosthetic/Orthotic care
  • - Other
  • REPORT TO FAMILY AND AGENCY

    • - Change in Pain Level
    • - Change in vital signs
    • - No BM for 3 days
    • - Signs and Symptoms/ UTI
    • - Fever
    • - Weight gain/loss
    • - Nausea/Vomiting
    • - Bleeding
    • - Falls
    • - New Rash/Bruise/Redness/ Skin Tears
    • - Call 911 for life threatening emergencies

Employee is NOT required to do

- Any jobs NOT LISTED on the sheet
- Wash windows
- Cleaning carpets or Upholstery
- Washing walls or woodwork
- Heavy lifting/moving
- Ironing
- Cutting nails

 

 

 

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