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Certified Nursing Assistant (with Med Aide License)


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Title: Certified Nursing Assistant (with Med Aide License)

Department: Family Medical Specialties

Reports To: Clinic Manager

Supervises: None

Status: Full-Time (Non-Exempt)


Position Summary:

The clinic certified nursing assistant (C.N.A.) and Med Aide work with the nursing staff and providers to call back the patients, takes their initial height and weight, shows them to exam rooms, and carries on the necessary functions required to provide services that are ordered, outlined and assigned within his/her area of responsibility. Will need to be able to take vitals and intake history on patients.


Qualifications:

Education and/or Experience:

• High school diploma or GED.


Licenses/Certifications Required:

  • Licensure as a Nurse Aide with the State of Nebraska.

  • Licensure as a Med Aide with the State of Nebraska

  • Current BLS/CPR certification.


General Requirements/Job Duties:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and / or ability required:

  1. Adhere to the ruralMED mission, vision, and values.
  2. Calling the patient and taking them back to the exam room.
  3. Taking and recording height, weight, eye chart and temperature.
  4. Taking client’s vital signs and recording input and output.
  5. Ensuring lab results are given to the correct provider.
  6. Answering phone and assisting with scheduling/reception duties as needed.
  7. Creates and maintains a comfortable and safe environment for patients, visitors and other employees.
  8. Conforms and complies with FMS and ruralMED Management Resources Codes of Conduct and with procedures, regulations and rules in maintaining medical records.
  9. Adheres to Infection Control Policies and Procedures and the use of Universal Precautions.
  10. Maintains patient and employee confidentiality at all times.
  11. Demonstrates competency annually in assigned areas of work.
  12. Demonstrates competency annually in assigned areas of work.


Security/Access:

• Will have access to primary work location during the hours the clinic is open.
• Will have access to confidential information abiding by the organizations privacy policies and regulations concerning this information.


Equipment Used:

• General office equipment to include: fax, copier, computer, printer, etc…
• Telephone


Patient Age Groups Served:

All.


Essential Work Environment & Physical Requirements:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical ActivityNot
Applicable
Occasionally
(0-35% of day)
Frequently
(36-66% of day)
Continuous
(67-100% of day)
SittingX
StandingX
WalkingX
ClimbingX
DrivingX
Lifting (Floor to waist level)40 lbs.
Lifting (waist level and above)40 lbs.
Lifting (Shoulder level and above)40 lbs.
Carrying ObjectsX
Push/Pull40 lbs.
TwistingX
BendingX
Reaching forwardX
Reaching OverheadX
Squat/kneel/ crawlX
Wrist Position DeviationX
Pinching/Fine Motor activitiesX
Keyboard use/ repetitive motionX
TasteX
TalkX
SmellX
Sensory RequirementsNot ApplicableAccurate 20/40Very Accurate
Near VisionX
Far VisionX
Not ApplicableYesNo
Color DiscriminationX
Not ApplicableAccurateMinimalModerate
Depth PerceptionX
HearingX
Environment Requirements
(Occupational Exposure Risk Potential)
Not AnticipatedReasonably Anticipated
Bloodborne PathogensX
ChemicalX
Airborne Communicable DiseaseX
Extreme TemperaturesX
RadiationX
Uneven Surfaces or ElevationsX
Extreme Noise LevelsX
Dust/Particulate MatterX
Other (Listed)
Shift Requirements8 hrs/day10 hrs/day12 hrs/dayOther (varied)
Usual workday hoursX
Not ApplicableYesNo
Reliable, punctual attendance for assigned shiftsX
Available to work overtimeX
Telecommuting available?No