Personal Care Assistant (Non Certified) CNA Class

Life Care Centers Of America Gig Harbor , WA 98332

Posted 4 days ago

Seeking professionals with diverse background that are interested in being sponsored to go through our in-house CNA program!!

SPACE available next class starting in a few weeks!! Full-time/Part-time/PRN opportunities available upon course completion.

Starting Wage at $17, goes up to $20 after being CNA license is active!

For details more details, call the facility at 253-851-5433

Position Summary

The Personal Care Assistant Non Certified is responsible for providing routine daily nursing care to assigned patients (after successful completion of a competency skills checklist) under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards.

Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Currently enrolled in a State approved CNA program

  • CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

Specific Job Requirements

  • Make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

  • Knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing functions in the post acute care facility

  • Implement and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, and procedures of the department

  • Perform proficiently in all competency areas including but not limited to: patient rights, and safety and sanitation

  • Maintains professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc.

  • Maintains confidentiality of all proprietary and/or confidential information

  • Understand and follow company policies including harassment and compliance procedures

  • Displays integrity and professionalism by adhering to Life Care's Code of Conduct and completes mandatory Code of Conduct and other appropriate compliance training

Essential Functions

  • Lift, turn, move, position, and transport patients under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse

  • Assist patients with baths, showers, personal grooming, feeding, and toileting under the direct supervisor of a licensed nurse

  • Accurately document and chart patient care

  • Respond to call lights promptly

  • Exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients

  • Assist in the evacuation of patients

  • Demonstrate dependable, regular attendance

  • Concentrate and use reasoning skills and good judgment

  • Communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team

  • Sit, stand, bend, lift, push, pull, stoop, walk, reach, and move intermittently during working hours

  • Read, write, speak, and understand the English language

An Equal Opportunity Employer


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