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Certified Nursing Assistant

Plainfield, IN

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Wexford Health

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Part Time

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Position Description

CNA Part Time - 24 Hours per Week

Plainfield Correctional Facility,  Located in Plainfield IN

Wexford of Indiana, LLC., one of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care companies, provides clients with experienced management and technologically advanced services, combined with programs that control costs while ensuring quality. For nearly two decades, Wexfor of Indiana has consistently delivered proven staffing expertise and a full range of medical, behavioral health, pharmacy, utilization management, provider contracting, claims processing, and quality management services.

At Wexford of Indiana our philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury for anyone. We simply care for those in need and the corrections environment is our venue.

Wexford of Indiana has an exceptional opportunity for a Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant to join our team of healthcare professionals at Plainfield Correctional Facilityin Plainfield, IN.

We’re proud to offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Annual review with performance increase
  • Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Comprehensive health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Dental and Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement saving plans
  • Company-paid short-term disability
  • Healthcare and dependent care spending account

POSITION SUMMARY

The Certified Nursing Assistant will provide basic health services under the Supervision of DON or Nurse Supervisor. Perform physical assessment and examination including obtaining medical history and vital signs during medical encounters and document findings in the medical record. Utilizes professional medical skills to meet a variety of health care needs.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Perform physical assessment and examination including obtaining medical history and vital signs during medical encounters and document findings in the medical record.
  2. Assist with admission and discharge of infirmary care patients.
  3. Supervise inmates assigned to the health unit.
  4. Provide daily sick call screening in confinement areas.
  5. Participate in quality management committees and activities.
  6. Perform basic life support provided the employee holds a current American Heart Association.
  7. Adheres to Universal Precautions and other appropriate infection control practices.
  8. Assist patient/inmate with activities of daily living and document such care in the medical record.
  9. Other duties as required.

The duties and responsibilities outlined herein are for payroll purposes only; employees may be assigned other duties as required.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

Standard medical setting in a correctional facility, which includes daily interfacing with inmates, correctional staff, and health care personnel.

TRAVEL: None

LICENSING: None

CERTIFICATION:

  • CNA certification in the state of Indiana
  • Current CPR certification

EDUCATION: High School diploma or GED

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: One (1) year experience providing health support services with basic computer skills.

EOE/M/F/D/V


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