This is Level 1 Certified Nurse Assistant Apprenticeship.
Performs any combination of following duties: care of residents/clients in nursing home, or other medical community, under direction of nursing and medical staff. Responds to signal lights, or call system to determine resident/client needs. Assists with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s) as indicated by plan of care utilizing adaptive equipment as indicated. Maintains respect and dignity in all aspects of care. Interacts with residents/clients and directs visitors, and answers telephone. Takes and records vital signs and food and fluid intake and output, as directed. May be assigned to specific area of nursing home or medical community.