Professional Management Enterprises, Inc.

Certified Nursing Assistant 180
IndianapolisIndiana Direct Hire May 9, 2023

Accurately administers authorized medications and treatments. Conducts and assists with nursing programs as assigned. Performs a variety of tasks associated with the daily care and treatment of patients. Works under the clinical supervision of a licensed nurse to provide patient care, helping patients meet their physical and emotional needs.For Day/nigh


Job Responsibilities:

  • Administers and documents authorized medications and treatments per hospital policies and procedures.
  • Reports side effects of medications to RN.     
  • Recognizes the potential need for a prn medication and reports the need to RN. 
  • Follows controlled substance procedures.
  • Carries out or assists with physical care of patients including bathing, feeding, taking vital signs, heights, weights and other activities of daily living as indicated.
  • Maintains current CPR and Bridge Building certifications.
  • Initiates and participates in therapeutic interventions by using principles of de-escalation, redirection and approved Bridge Building techniques for prevention and management of behavior.
  • Escorts patients to and from therapies, and other areas of the hospital for treatment and programming.
  • Escorts and/or drives patients to off-grounds appointments and activities.
  • Observes patients’ physical condition and reports changes to the RN.
  • Appropriately and accurately reports pertinent information, both verbal and written.
  • Appropriately applies skills in psychosocial care of patients:   Encourages patients and interacts with them to socialize and participate in activities and programming.
  • Serves as a role model for appropriate behavior to patients.   
  • Demonstrates the ability to deal therapeutically with adverse behavior. 
  • Recognizes psychiatric emergencies and intervenes appropriately.
  • Participates in conducting active treatment programs.
  • Provides care according to treatment plan objectives and goals.
  • Observes and accurately documents on medical record and flow sheets, using proper format and terminology.
  • Follows safety standards and precautions, policies, procedures and regulations.
  • Safely demonstrates the ability to apply restraint/seclusion procedures per policy.
  • Demonstrates consistent interactions and approaches with patients and co-workers, promoting dignity and respect. 
  • Demonstrates the ability to set appropriate healthy boundaries and limitations according to individual treatment plans.
  • Properly and consistently utilizes standard precautions. 
  • Completes unit housekeeping duties as assigned/indicated.
  • Serves on hospital committees and work groups as requested.
  • Attends required hospital/department in services.


Job Requirements: 

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Basic computer skills are required.
  • Maintain current CPR
  • Bridge Building certification.