Lead Crtified Nursing Assistant, Laverna Terrace, Avilla, IN:
Presence Health

Presence Health
Avilla Indiana

Requisition ID: 44452

Location: PLC Laverna Terrace

Location Address:
515 North Main, Avilla, IN  46710-9410 United States (US)


Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day



The Lead Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) supports the department charge nurse with the day-to-day operation of unit activities and the quality of patient care. Assists with staffing, performs patient care as needed and acts as liaison between the charge nurse and CNA patient care team. 



  1. Assists the charge nurse, Registered Nurse (RN) and/or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), and CNA to meet individual patient admission needs.


  2. Ensures that the CNA team provides excellent patient care and carries out assignments within given time period to enhance overall quality of care.


  3. Informs CNA’s of patients with early Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) & physical therapy. Informs and coaches patients on any necessary procedures.


  4. Completes patient assignments. Monitors beds for admissions, alerts appropriate personnel regarding patient discharges.


  5. Checks vital signs. Alerts Charge Nurse to any change of patient condition in a timely manner. Asks for directions and supervision in care situations.



This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education and/or Experience                                                              

Graduate of an accredited nursing assistant program required. Minimum three years of experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in an acute care setting.

Computer Skills                                                          


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Certified Nursing Assistant with a current License required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.   *LJ


Business Unit: PLC Senior Services


EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Basic Qualifications