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Five Star Senior Living Inc. Certified Nurse's Aide - SNF in Lakewood, Colorado

Location InformationCedars Healthcare Center is a beautiful community in Lakewood, CO, withmore than 130 units offering skilled nursing care.Key ResponsibilitiesAt this time, we are seeking a fulltime 36 hours Certified Nursing Assistanttojoin our team!Cedars Healthcare Center, a Five Star Senior Living community, offers acomprehensive benefits package to team members regularly scheduled to work 30or more hours per week. The benefits package includes:Medical, Dental and Vision insuranceBasic Life & AD&D Insurance401(k) plan with company matchPaid-Time-Off (PTO) programEmployee Assistance Plan (EAP)Tuition ReimbursementVoluntary Supplemental BenefitsFlexible Spending Account (FSA)Note: Plan offerings are subject to eligibility wait periods.The wage range for this position is from $16.00-$18.75/hour,commensurate with experience.Responsibilities:Accurately perform and record vital signs, height and weight.Accurately calculate and record weight gain/loss and fluid intake/output.Maintain a clean and safe resident environment.Recognize abnormal changes in body functioning and the importance of reportingsuch changes to a supervisor.Perform palliative and post-mortem care.Perform routine care rounds on each assigned resident, at minimum, everytwo hours (or more frequently as indicated).Qualifications:High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or three-sixmonths related experience and/or training or equivalent combination ofeducation and experience preferredGraduate of a state approved nursing assistant training program and passed astate approved competency examination (written and skills) within 120 daysof employment; name entered into state nurse aide registry.Shift/HoursDaytimeOur Core ValuesWe Put People FirstWe Act With IntegrityWe Mind the BusinessWe Listen, Then Act DecisivelyWe Work to be Our BestAbout Five StarFive Star Senior Living Inc., a national healthcare andsenior living provider headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudlyoffers the highest quality service and care with the warmth and hospitality ofhome. Founded in 2000, Five Star has two major operating division: FiveStar Senior Living and AGEILITY Physical Therapy Solutions.The Five Star Senior Living division includes more than 280 IndependentLiving, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's/Memory Care, Healthcare Centerswith Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation and Continuing Care RetirementCommunities. With communities in over 30 states and more than 25,000 teammembers, Five Star is committed to maximizing our residents' independenceand enhancing their lifestyles.The division provides both inpatient and outpatient services to over 150communities. These services are provided both within Five Star and tocustomers externally. We offer Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyServices. Our specialty programs includes our Step up to Stop falls Program,"Connections" our memory care therapy program, and our executivefunctioning program that focuses on cognitive strategies aimed at keeping ourresidents independent in areas such as medication management and house holdfunEEOCFive Star prohibits discrimination against any applicant or employee withregard to or on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnicorigin, age, ancestry, sex, pregnancy (including pregnancy,childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender, genderidentity and expression (including transgender), sexual orientation,mental or physical disability, military status, certain criminalrecords, genetic information (including characteristics and testing),HIV testing, a personal admission to a facility for the care and treatmentof a mentally ill person and taking of parental leave or membership in anyother category protected by applicable law. In addition to federalrequirements, Five Star complies with applicable state and local lawsgoverning nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which thecompany has communities and/or facilities. This policy applies to all termsand conditi

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