Certified Nursing Assistants perform basic restorative services and basic nursing services related to the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, basic mental health and protection of patient rights.
The Nevada Department of Veterans Services, Southern Nevada State Veterans Home (SNSVH) located in Boulder City is recruiting for a Certified Nursing Assistant 2/Restorative Nursing Assistant position. Restorative Nursing Assistants are Certified Nursing Assistants who perform basic restorative services and basic nursing services related to the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, basic mental health, and protection of patient rights. Under the direction and supervision of a licensed nurse, Restorative Nursing Assistants provide personal care which includes assisting the residents with activities of daily living in accordance with Nevada State Veterans Home policy and procedures and the Nevada Nurse Practice Act. Monitoring and reporting vital signs including weight and pain, ensures adequate hydration and nutrition and reports any concerns. Incumbents are responsible for documenting the care given to and the specific parameters of health status monitored for the residents, responds to residents’ requests and needs noting changes and pertinent information. The Restorative Nursing Assistant position is the critical part of the team and participates in the MDS/Care planning process. This is a 24-hour facility; therefore, day, evening and night shifts are available.