Restorative Nursing Aide (Rna / Cna)

Oak River Rehab Anderson , CA 96007

Posted 3 weeks ago

POSITION:

The Restorative Nursing Aide (RNA )is to continue the maintenance program established and instructed by Physical Therapist and/or Occupational Therapist with a physician's order. Performs other restorative programs for assigned residents under the direction of the Director of Nursing or designee.

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School graduate or equivalent preferred

  • Current, valid CNA certification issued by the Department of Health Services

  • Current RNA Certification

  • Prior experience giving personal care to impaired individuals in a health care setting preferred

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs restorative/rehabilitation care and services (ambulation, Range of Motion, ect.) with residents as indicated in individual care plans.

  • Encourage residents to perform/participate in ADL functions

  • Demonstrate to residents and staff the procedures involved in the treatment process.

  • Document resident participation in and response to services in accordance with state regulations and facility policy.

  • Recommend modifications and changes in the residents' restorative care.

  • Work closely with Nursing Staff and/or licensed rehabilitation staffs to assure services are performed to meet the needs of the resident.

  • Coordinate splinting program.

  • Assist with lifting, turning, moving positioning and transporting residents into and out of beds, chairs, wheel chairs.

  • Practices proper body mechanics while delivering restorative nursing care.

  • Answer resident call lights promptly.

  • Obtain residents' weight as indicated.

  • Provide weight bearing therapy in accordance with residents' plan of care. Must possess the ability to communicate resident level of function and specific needs to receiving staff.

  • Must be able to relate to and work with the ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset, and at times hostile people within the facility.

  • Must possess the ability to communicate resident level of function and specific needs to receiving staff.

  • Comply with resident's rights ensuring that all residents are treated fairly, with kindness, dignity, and respect.

  • Maintain the confidentiality of all resident care information.

  • Frequent use of mechanical equipment (equipment should only be used with proper training).

  • Shows dependability by being punctual; maintains consistent attendance.

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