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COMPETENCIES

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Competencies


Our Registered Nurses (RNs) assess the residents’ needs and work with our staff of Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) to do the following:

  • Develop a care plan
  • Implement treatment
  • Evaluate the treatment outcomes to make sure they are the best possible.

All Norwood Pines Alzheimer's Care Center nurses are licensed in the state of California. Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) work under the direction of our licensed nurses to assist residents with activities of daily living, including eating, grooming, hygiene, dressing, transferring, and toileting. All full-time CNAs have completed a competency evaluation program or nurse assistant training within 4 months of their permanent employment. All employees also pursue continuing education each month with our “Silverchair” education program.