GNA - Sanctuary at Holy Cross - P/T - 1st Shift

Expiring today

Location
Burtonville, Maryland
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Aug 21, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Part Time
Position Purpose:Job Description Details:

  • Geriatric Nursing Assistant will provide assigned residents with routine daily nursing care and services in accordance with the resident's assessment and care plan.
  • General Responsibilities:

    ·         Perform all assigned tasks in accordance with our established policies and procedures, and as instructed by your supervisors. Follow work assignments, and/or work schedules in completing and performing your assigned tasks.

    ·         Supports the admission, transfer, and discharge process for the Resident.

    ·         Assist Elders with daily living functions such as dental care, feeding, bathing, dressing/undressing, nail care, hair care, and shaving according to expressed preference.

    ·         Assist with lifting, turning, moving, positioning, and transporting residents into and out of beds, chairs, bathtubs, wheelchairs, lifts, etc.

    ·         Perform restorative and rehabilitative procedures as instructed. Provide daily Range of Motion Exercises.  Record data as instructed. Answer Resident calls promptly.

    ·         Follow established safety precautions in the performance of all duties (i.e., exposure to body fluids, lifting, transferring, use and disposal of personal protective equipment).

    ·         Wear and/or use safety equipment and supplies (e.g., gait belt, mechanical lifts, etc.) when lifting or moving residents in accordance with plan of care.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    ·         High School Diploma or equivalent.

    ·         Must possess a current, unencumbered, active certification to practice as a Nursing Assistant in this state or certificate of completion of state approved nurse aide training program.

    ·         Minimum of one-year experience within a healthcare setting preferred.

    ·         Previous experience working in long-term care or with the geriatric population preferred. 

    ·         Must possess superior customer service skills and professionalism.

    ·         Must possess outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

    ·         Ability to adapt to ongoing change and work in a fast-paced, customer-driven environment.

     Please note: THSC reserves the right to modify this schedule at any time. This schedule starts at the beginning of a bi-weekly pay period.

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