Job Description

Job Title: Restorative CNA
Job ID: 190000X2
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Shift: Day Job
Department: Nursing East
Location: 5 St Francis Way, Cranberry Township PA 16066


Carries out the restorative activities/interventions according to the specifics outlined in the individual restorative program
plan for assigned residents

  • Complete documentation according to UPMC SRL Restorative Nursing Program requirements and state/federal regulations.
  • Facilitate the transition of a resident to/from the formal Restorative Nursing Program to a maintenance program. 
  • Follow relevant isolation/standard Precautions at all times.\
  • Identify and report any unsafe conditions immediately to the Restorative Nurse Coordinator, Unit Manager/designee, or Maintenance Department.
  • Identify potential areas of need and implement changes in the plan of care specific for residents in collaboration with the Restorative Coordinator and other members of the care delivery team.
  • Implement individual restorative therapy activities/interventions as identified in the resident's plan of care under the direction of the Restorative Nurse Coordinator and with guidance and instruction from Rehabilitation/Physical Therapy staff and/or designee.
  • Maintain a safe environment according to UPMC SRL Safety Policies and Procedures.
  • Maintain current CPR certification.
  • Participate in the resident care conferences as appropriate/assigned.
  • Utilize the principles of body mechanics at all times, including utilizing appropriate lifting devices and requesting assistance in using lifts and performing transfers.


  • High School Diploma/GED preferred
  • Clinical experience in long-term care is preferred. 
  • Knowledge and experience in Restorative Nursing philosophy and principles is preferred.
Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $13.55 to $20.23 / hour

Union Position: no

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