Certified Nursing Assistant Resume Examples

certified nursing assistant

  • Answer patient call signals, signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patients’ needs.
  • Turn or reposition bedridden patients.
  • Provide physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising.
  • Measure and record food and liquid intake or urinary and fecal output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
  • Gather information from caregivers, nurses, or physicians about patient condition, treatment plans, or appropriate activities.
  • Observe or examine patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention, such as bruises, open wounds, or blood in urine.
  • Document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.

certified nursing assistant

  • Monitor patients on a regular basis to determine patients’ needs.
  • Turn or reposition patients as needed.
  • Provide physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities as well as special recreational activities. 
  • Remind patients to take medications or nutritional supplements.
  •  Assist patients with eating and drinking.
  • Implement Total Residential Care following Care Plan in both the regular nursing home and the innovative Greenhouse program

certified nursing assistant

  • Exercise patients who are comatose, paralyzed, or have restricted mobility.
  • Feed patients or assist patients to eat or drink.
  • Supply, collect, or empty bedpans.
  • Undress, wash, and dress patients who are unable to do so for themselves.

certified nursing assistant

  • Lift or assist others to lift patients to move them on or off beds, examination tables, surgical tables, or stretchers.
  • Prepare or serve food trays.
  • Record height or weight of patients.
  • Assist nurses or physicians in the operation of medical equipment or provision of patient care.

certified nursing assistant

  • Collect specimens, such as urine, feces, or sputum.
  • Apply clean dressings, slings, stockings, or support bandages, under direction of nurse or physician.
  • Change bed linens or make beds.
  • Restock patient rooms with personal hygiene items, such as towels, washcloths, soap, or toilet paper.

certified nursing assistant

  • Administer medications or treatments, such as catheterizations, suppositories, irrigations, enemas, massages, or douches, as directed by a physician or nurse.
  • Set up treating or testing equipment, such as oxygen tents, portable radiograph (x-ray) equipment, or overhead irrigation bottles, as directed by a physician or nurse.
  • Stock or issue medical supplies, such as dressing packs or treatment trays.
  • Transport patients to treatment units, testing units, operating rooms, or other areas, using wheelchairs, stretchers, or moveable beds.

certified nursing assistant

  • Responsible for taking and recording patients vital signs, temperature, blood pressure, heart rate and 02 sats.
  •  Behavioral Intervention monitoring
  •  Meeting patients’ basic needs, serving meals to patients, making beds and helping clean rooms, bedpans and changing soiled sheets.
  •  Regular one-on-one contact with patients.
  •  Assist with some medical procedures, storing and setting up medical equipment necessary for the next patient’s exam and moving heavy medical equipment from one room to another.
  •  Answer calls for help and observe changes in a patient’s condition or   behavior, working close with patients on a daily basis, observing the obvious changes in a patient’s physical condition or emotional state.
  • Helping patients to cope through a trying recovery or come to terms with long term conditions.

certified nursing assistant (cna)

  • Following all rules and regulations, performing hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision
  • Checking and monitoring resident vitals
  • Utilizing the appropriate hoyerlift to safely transfer
  • ADL’s (i.e, bathing, grooming,toileting, etc.)
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment
  • Working with residents who have behaviors/dementia/Alzheimer 

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  • Assist patients with activities of daily living.
  • Administer medications as indicated on medication record
  • Maintain accurate and complete documentation in patients records
  • Inventory and order medical supplies and equipment for facility
  • Participate in all management duties
  • Create and implement schedules for nurses and nursing assistants
  • Promote a positive work environment for all employees

certified nursing assistant (cna)

  • Bathe and dress patients
  • Serve meals and help patients eat
  • Turn or reposition patients who are bedridden
  • Collect information about conditions and treatment plans from caregivers, nurses and doctors
  • Provide and empty bedpans
  • Lift patients into beds, wheelchairs, exam tables, etc.
  • Answer patient calls