Certified Nursing Assistant

Employer
Wesley Homes
Location
Seattle, WA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 20, 2017
Closes
Sep 27, 2017
Ref
d23a37721
Specialty
Support Staffing
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Description

Wesley Homes Health Center, a non-profit, continuing care retirement community in Des Moines, Washington, has a wonderful opportunity for full time Certified Nursing Assistants for our 148 bedSkilled Nursing Center which providesTransitional, Sub Acute and Long Term Care. We have openings on evening shift working 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. with a rotation of four days on, two days off.

The Certified Nursing Assistant provides various care activities and related services as necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of the residents to attain and/or maintain the residents highest level of function. Responsible for the delivery of resident care including but not limited to; baths, personal hygiene, grooming, feeding in a dignified manner. Provide care and services as directed by the residents plan of care.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE:

Resident care duties to include, personal care and hygiene, bathing, showering, incontinent care, foley catheter care and feeding residents as per residents plan of care. Empties drainage collection devices and completes and reports output to the Nursing Team Leader.

Provide assistance for residents to and from the bathroom using appropriate transfer techniques as per plan of care.

Provides oral care and denture care as indicated per facility guidelines and as directed.

Assures residents are turned and repositioned in bed and up in the chair as per facility guidelines.Assures residents heels are elevated as directed.

Answer call lights in a timely and provide assistance for the resident as indicated. Report to the Nursing Team Leader any requests that require a licensed nurse response.

Demonstrates the ability to obtain and record residents temperature, pulse, respiration, weight, intake/output as directed by the Nursing Team leader. Reports the outcomes to the Nursing Team Leader in a timely manner as assigned.

Assists with housekeeping duties to maintain clean drawers, closets and room to include organizing personal hygiene items. Maintains a neat orderly and clutter free environment.

Cleans personal equipment (wheelchairs, walkers) as needed.

Document care provided to the resident in Point-Click-Care tracking system.

Assist residents to and from activities and may assist in the actual activity program as needed.

Prepares residents room for admission. Responsible to orient the resident to the room, call light and provide necessary supplies. Completes additional admission tasks as directed.

HIRING PREFERENCES AND REQUIREMENTS:

High school diploma or equivalent.

CPR Certification

First Aid Certification

Food Handlers Permit WA State

Prior SNF experience.

Prior work functioning as an NAC.

Ability to give direct patient care, including participating in lifting, transferring, positioning, and assistance of resident with walking or in wheelchairs.

Able to lift 50lbs on a regular basis.

Ability to use a computer keyboard or touch screen to document resident records.

Able to provide 2 positive professional references.

Able to pass drug screen, DSHS & WSP background inquiries.

Able to embrace Wesley Homes mission, vision and values.

Benefits for this full-time position include, medical/dental/vision insurance, 403(b) retirement savings plan, paid-time off (PTO), paid holidays, employee assistance program, and more!

Wesley Homes is a not for-profit organization that provides a network of services offering a continuum of care for older adults. It is affiliated with the Pacific Northwest Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.

Wesley Homes has a non-discrimination policy and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Retirement Communities and Health Services for (and by) people who love life.

Please apply online at:

http://chm.tbe.taleo.net/chm01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=WESLEYHOMES&cws=1&rid=1176

Company Description

Wesley Homes is a not for-profit organization that provides a network of services offering a continuum of care for older adults. Retirement Communities and Health Services for (and by) people who love life.

It is affiliated with the Pacific Northwest Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.

Wesley Homes has a non-discrimination policy and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

http://chm.tbe.taleo.net/chm01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=WESLEYHOMES&cws=1&rid=1397

**** We will only review applications that come through our website, www.wesleyhomes.org/careers. Please be sure to complete our on-line application if you want to be considered for this position****

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