Community Care Of Rutherford County Mount View Estates , TN 37127
Posted 2 weeks ago
Current Nursing Assistant Certification from state. (or pending license within 4 months)
Organized and detailed in work performance.
Good communication skills with excellent self-discipline and patience.
Genuine caring for and interest in elderly and disabled people in a nursing facility.
Comply with Residents' Rights and Facility Policies and Procedures.
Perform work tasks within the physical demand requirements as outlined below.
Perform Essential Duties as outlined below.
Provide personal care (i.e., grooming, bathing, dressing, oral care, etc.) of residents daily and as needed.
Change bed linen and maintain appropriate grooming supplies in resident room/bathroom on a regular basis.
Ambulate and transfer residents, utilizing appropriate assistive devices and body mechanics.
Record information and perform technical procedures.
Record resident vital signs, weights and measurements, intake and output, food consumption, and other information as assigned.
Routinely tum and position residents at least every two hours.
Observe residents carefully and report changes in condition to Charge Nurse.
Provide adequate hydration to residents at regular intervals each day according to specific resident needs.
Prepare residents for each meal and transport to dining room (unless a bed patient) making sure that food tray is accessible, self-help devices are available (if needed), and assistance is provided to those residents who cannot feed themselves.
Keep an accurate record of food intake and output, as directed.
Maintain established housekeeping standards within assigned duty areas.
Assist nursing staff with the basics of aseptic and sterile techniques to avoid infection of residents and self contamination of equipment and supplies.
Be alert for proper ventilation, temperature, light, and noise control.
Take TPR, blood pressure, simple dressing, clinitest, weight of residents, etc. as directed.
Attend monthly in-service education programs in order to meet facility educational requirements.
Be familiar with Universal Precautions, Exposure Control Plan, Fire Drill and Evacuation
Procedures, and Elopement Policy, and know how to use the information.
Protect residents from neglect, mistreatment, and abuse.
Protect the personal property of the residents of the facility.
Others as directed by the supervisor or administrator.
Display professionalism both in appearance and in attitude.
Obtain annual physical examination and/or skin test.
Deal effectively with staff, residents, families, superiors, and government representatives in a professional manner.
Develop a thorough knowledge of facility's operations and physical layout.
Exhibit initiative and willingness to learn.
Currently hiring for 8 hour shifts. Very competitive wages and benefits package. We offer FREE Health Care Insurance beginning on the 1st day of the month following hire. 100% employer paid retirement through the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS).
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