Resident Caregivers and MT'S

$16.00 - $19.00 hourly
  • Memory haven
  • Sumner, WA, USA
  • Aug 31, 2021
Full time Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Home Care Aide

Job Description

Hiring PT and FT Caregivers and MT's. 

Summary: Assists nurses by performing various basic care activities related to services essential to caring for the personal needs and comfort of resident.

Core Values:

Our team members demonstrate the core values of the community every day.

Safety – We work safely for ourselves and our residents.

  • Performs work in a safe manner at all times. Avoids shortcuts that increase health and safety risks to self or others.

Residents – Our residents are the priority

  • Shows interest in, anticipates, and responds timely to resident’s needs.

Communication – We are open and honest with our communication

  • Avoids confrontational approaches and keeps the communication positive.

Integrity – We do the right thing, every time.

  • Respects and maintains confidentiality; tells the truth and is honest in all dealings.

Respect –We genuinely care for others. We respect every person and every role.

  • Maintains an open, approachable manner, and treats others fairly and respectfully

Empowerment – We enable our residents and team members to make decisions.

  • Balances analysis, knowledge, experience, and perspective when making decisions.

Accountability - We take responsibility for ourselves and our results

  • Shows up to work on time, and follows instructions, policies, and procedures.

Job Requirements

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Observes residents’ mental, physical or emotional status and reports any changes.

• Follows service plans by reviewing current status of daily reports, attending meetings and reading service plans.

• Provides routine updates and reports to supervisor after every shift.

• Responds promptly and appropriately to emergency situations.

• Obtains and records residents' vital signs and weight.

• Under direction of the nurse applies compresses, ice bags, hot water bottles.

• Observes residents and reports adverse reactions to medication or treatment to medical personnel in charge.

• Collects samples, such as urine, blood, and sputum, from residents for testing. Prepares or examines food trays for prescribed diet and feeds residents.

• Records food intake as required.

• Bathes, dresses, and assists residents in walking, transferring, and turning.

• Cleans rooms, makes beds, and answers residents' calls.

• Responds to resident inquiries And directs inquiries to the appropriate person.

• Practices basic infection control with linens, trash removal, resident changes and handwashing. • Assists with meal service and light housekeeping as required. 

• Maintains working knowledge of fire and disaster plans, acts accordingly in situations.

• Attends all in services or monthly staff meetings. May complete training online as directed.

• Assists with resident activities as needed.

• Maintains working knowledge of resident rights.

• Reports unethical, dishonest or illegal behavior. • Other duties as assigned.

Specialty

Certified Nursing Assistant, Home Health Aide