Together, our Resident Core Values and Team Core Values define
Fort Gaines Health and Rehab commitment to the principals of
Wellness and Enrichment. Our emphasis is to recognize and provide
for the needs of each individual, whether the goal is to remain in
our Community or to return home. Join our care team and find out
why it is not only a special place to live or receive care, but
also a special place to work.
The Temporary Nurses Aide Program allows you to work during the
Coronavirus Pandemic without taking the traditional CNA course.
While CNA classes are limited, you can take advantage of this
program and begin to work as a CNA until you are able to take a
traditional CNA course. Call for more information.
The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) assists with providing
total personal care to the residents in a safe and efficient
manner. Accepts direction and supervision from an RN or LPN.
Follows established regulations mandated by the state and policies
and procedures of Mission Health.
Major job functions include: assisting with porch visits with
residents and families, assisting with providing activities of
daily living (ADLs) to residents (including washing, bathing,
dressing, feeding, grooming, walking, transferring, skin care,
toileting, oral care and catheter care); performing care as defined
by resident plan of care/CNA assignment card; visiting with
residents; reposition as required; answers call lights; passes
nourishments and water to residents; records intake and output;
gets report from LPN/RN; observes residents and reports change in
condition/attitude/reaction/appetite/behavior to team leader;
reports vulnerable adult concerns; takes
temperature/pulse/respiration/weight; conducts range of motion as
needed; follows facility policy and procedures regarding
safety/sanitation/infection control; maintains continuing education
Must complete the Temporary CNA program offered here in
Must be responsible to meet the needs of our residents in a safe
and caring manner.
Follows established policies and procedures and uphold the
Resident Bill of Rights.
Must be able to organize time and prioritize resident care
Exercises confidentiality to ensure compliance with all HIPAA