Nursing - Non-Certified Nursing Assistant (Casual/Per Diem)

Genesis Healthcare LLC Follansbee , WV 26037

Posted 2 months ago

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of a licensed nurse, the Resident Care Attendant delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and resident/family satisfaction. He/she will function within the standards of practice as accorded by his/her Certification. The Resident Care Attendant performs various resident care activities and related non-professional services essential to caring for personal needs and comfort of residents.

RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES:
1.Provides resident care in a manner conducive to safety and comfort. Resident care includes, but is not limited to:
2.Assist resident with or performs Activities of Daily Living (ADL);
3.Obtains and records Vital Signs and weights per policy;
4.Assists residents with ambulation and transfers;
5.Positions residents in correct body alignment in and out of bed;
6.Applies adaptive equipment as ordered;
7.Cares for personal belongings;
8.Assists physician and/or licensed nurse with treatments and procedures as needed;
9.Makes both occupied and unoccupied beds;
10. Accompanies residents when transported outside the center for appointments as requested;
11. Ensures residents are ready for scheduled therapy and transports resident to meals and to outside appointments;
12. Participates in the Service Plan process and implements care according to Service Plan;
13. Performs skin care treatments, as permitted by state regulation and Service Plan;
14. Feeds or assists residents with meals and provides additional nourishment and hydration per Service Plan;
15. Records resident's ADL Performance;
16. Answers call light or bell promptly, delivers messages, cleans areas of spillage or accidents;
17. Uses Standard precautions when caring for all residents. Adheres to Contact and/or Droplet Precautions as indicated.
18. Participates in the orientation of new nursing assistants/aides;
19. Reports changes in resident's condition, resident/family concerns or complaints to charge nurse and/or supervisor;
20. Collects and bags soiled linen to be laundered;
21. Assists with the orientation of newly hired Resident Care Attendant /Aides;
22. Promotes a culture of safety to ensure a healthy practice and living environment;
23. Collaborates and coordinates with other departments to provide timely effective care consistent with the individual's needs, choices and preferences;
24. Contributes to an environment that is respectful, team-oriented, and responsive to the concerns of staff, residents, and families;
25. Participates in quality improvement activities as requested;
26. Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive Protected Health Information (PHI) at all times;
27. Stays and works beyond scheduled shift if needed to meet staffing requirements and/or needs of residents;
28. Performs other duties as requested.

ANCN

QUALIFICATIONS:

SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. A minimum of a high school education or high school equivalency diploma is preferred.2.

Basic knowledge of computer use or willingness to learn.3. Completes required continuing education.4. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs.5.

Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required.

Position Type: Casual/Per Diem

Req ID: 303105

Center Name: Brightwood Center



icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Physical Therapist Assistant (Pta) (Casual/Per Diem)

Genesis Healthcare LLC

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 3/6/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-06-04T00:00 Casual/Per Diem Position Genesis Rehab Services is a leading provider of Physical, Occupational, Speech and Respiratory Therapy for older adults in skilled nursing facilities, independent and assisted living communities, CCRCs, Transitional Care Units, patients' homes, hospitals, adult day care programs and outpatient clinics throughout the US. Genesis Rehab Services is now hiring a Physical Therapist Assistant to provide rehabilitation services in one or more of our service locations! The Physical Therapist Assistant is responsible for providing physical therapy treatments to patients to facilitate increased independence and functioning under the supervision of a Licensed Physical Therapist Primary Job Responsibilities: 1. Implements patient's individualized treatment plan as established by the primary Physical Therapist 2. Work with other members of the rehabilitation team to implement programs consistent with the needs and capabilities of each patient 3. Acts as an assistant to the Physical Therapist when the Physical Therapist is performing tests, evaluations and complex procedures 4. Instructs patients, families and other caregivers in the skills and techniques of the physical therapy treatment program under the supervision of the Physical Therapist Visit our website for more information www.genesisrehab.com. PTA1 QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Must be a graduate of an accredited Physical Therapist Assistant Program certified by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) 2. Must be licensed and/or eligible for licensure as required by the state of practice 3. Requires good organizational and time management skills 4. Requires good verbal and written communication skills Position Type: Casual/Per Diem Req ID: 301905 Center Name: Genesis Rehab Services Genesis Healthcare LLC Follansbee WV

Nursing - Non-Certified Nursing Assistant (Casual/Per Diem)

Genesis Healthcare LLC