Our Registered Nurses (RNs) assess the patients’ needs and work with our staff of Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) to do the following:
All Palomar Heights Post Acute Rehab nurses are licensed in the state of California. Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) work under the direction of our licensed nurses to assist patients 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 “Silver Chair” education program.