Job Description

Join our growing network of dedicated and experienced certified nursing assistants (CNAs) finding high-paying per diem job opportunities in:
Wallingford
,
Connecticut
.

A nursing assistant working with Nursa provides basic care and helps patients with activities of daily living under the supervision of a licensed nurse. Nursing assistants work in a variety of nursing and residential care facilities, long-term care centers, assisted living facilities (ALFs), hospitals, home healthcare services, and more.

CNA Responsibilities:

Allowing for some variation in duties from one work setting to another, the following are typical responsibilities of CNAs:

  • Assist patients with activities of daily living, including bathing, toileting, dressing, feeding, and walking or exercising
  • Record vital signs, height, and weight 
  • Measure and record dietary intake and output
  • Observe or examine patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention 
  • Document all care provided and refused and submit paperwork
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Assist nurses or physicians in the operation of medical equipment or provision of care
  • Transport patients to treatment units, operating rooms, or other areas using wheelchairs, stretchers, or movable beds 
  • Clean and sanitize patients’ clothing, rooms, bathrooms, examination rooms, or other areas, maintaining safety standards and infection control procedures

CNA Qualifications:

Here are basic qualifications and important skills for nursing assistants working with Nursa:

  • Completing a nurse assistant course that meets state requirements
  • Passing the respective state’s competency exam and obtaining a certification or license—if applicable
  • Following oral and written instructions 
  • Working as part of a team 
  • Providing compassionate and reliable care
  • Communicating effectively within a team

CNA Benefits:

CNAs who find jobs with Nursa enjoy all of the following advantages:

  • Access to a wide range of per diem jobs and other short-term assignments
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Fast and straightforward payments
  • User-friendly platform and downloadable app for easy job booking 
  • Flexible scheduling to accommodate all preferences and lifestyles
Get Started in Minutes:
Nursa enables certified nursing assistants (CNAs) to work when and where they want. Get started in three easy steps:
  • Set up an account
  • Upload your licenses/certifications
  • Request shifts

About Required CNA License:

Requirements to work as a nursing assistant can vary significantly from state to state. To become a certified nursing assistant (CNA), an individual generally has to obtain a high school diploma or equivalent and/or complete a state-approved CNA program. Other typical requirements include completing an application, paying required fees, and passing a nursing assistant competency examination. Each state also has particular requirements for maintaining a certification active and/or renewing certification.

About Location:

Enjoying living as a nursing professional in Wallingford, Connecticut, offers a unique opportunity to connect with marginalized and underserved populations in a tight-knit community. You will have the chance to build relationships with local patients, schools, organizations, and other medical providers, all while developing your own professional skill set.

Connecticut is affectionately known as the "Constitution State" and is located in the Northeast of the USA. It is a vibrant state with many opportunities for nurses. With its high pay rates for per diem shifts and excellent hospitals, it is an attractive location for nurses seeking varied experiences.

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Nursa isn't just about finding a job; it's about crafting your ideal work schedule by selecting shifts. Once you create a Nursa profile, you will experience the convenience of scheduling shifts in real-time.

Although requirements vary from state to state, CNA candidates generally have to complete a state-approved training program and pass a nursing assistant competency examination.

Wallingford, Connecticut is an ideal city for healthcare workers looking for PRN jobs. The city offers an abundance of opportunities, with a growing population of over 45,000 people. The city is known for its excellent education system, safe neighborhoods, and close proximity to popular cities like New Haven, Hartford, and Waterbury. RNs, LPNs, CNAs, and other healthcare professionals will find plenty of chances to work.

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Are you looking for high-paying RN, LPN, or CNA jobs in Connecticut? Apply for per diem nursing jobs with our PRN nurse staffing app.

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License Type
Average Pay Per hour
$
27.12
Published Date
January 29, 2024
Valid Through
March 29, 2024
Type Of Shifts
Per Diem

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