Feeding/Hydration Aide - Sentara Meadowview Terrace

7 days left

Location
Clarksville, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 07, 2018
Closes
Jan 26, 2019
Ref
118976BR
Function
Other
Industry
Other
Hours
Part Time
Overview:

Sentara Healthcare is currently seeking a Feeding/Hydration Aide for our Sentara Meadowview Terrace Facility in Clarksville, VA!


Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

About Meadowview Terrace:
Sentara Meadowview Terrace, located in Clarksville, is home to 150 residents requiring either rehabilitation or long-term care. Its unique household and neighborhood design and serene country setting provide comfort and security for those who live there as well as their families.


The peaceful, small-town atmosphere makes Clarksville an ideal location for a sportsman’s weekend getaway vacation, or to relocate. It has many things to offer including quaint shops, both upscale and home-style cooking. Hotels and even a bed and breakfast right on the shore of the 50,000-acre Kerr Lake. Take a walk through the historic downtown area, which provides several restaurants and even offer bars and nightlife for those looking for activities after dark. Clarksville is host year-round to a number of great festivals, including the famous Lakefest every July and Clarksville Wine Festival every April.

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Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We’re setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Responsibilities:

Feeding/Hydration Assistants have basic knowledge skills in communication and interpersonal skills, appropriate responses to resident behavior, safety and emergency procedures including the Heimlich Maneuver, Infection Control, Resident Rights, recognizing changes in residents that are inconsistent with their normal behavior and the importance of reporting those changes to the Supervisory Nurse. Feeding/Hydration Assistants will perform all skills under the supervision of a Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse. Participates in proper feeding and hydration techniques for residents. Communication regularly with CNAs, Charge Nurses and other members of the health care team. Works in a facility that serves residents primarily over the age of 65.

Qualifications:

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

License
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Skills
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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