Genesis HealthCare Careers

Nursing - Non-Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time)

Baltimore, Maryland
Nursing - Other


Job Description

CNA TRAINING/ JOB OPPORTUNITY at our GENESIS PERRING PARKWAY CENTER

We are looking for Candidates that want to work our 3PM to 11PM Shift

 

JOIN US FOR PERRING PARKWAY OPEN INTERIVEW DAY for CNA TRAINING held on Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 10:00am to 2:00pm at our center located at 1801 Wentworth Road, Baltimore MD 21234 , 410-661-5717. Bring a copy of your resume and tell us why you want to become a Genesis Perring Parkway GNA.

 

Genesis HealthCare is looking for EXTRAORDINARY CANDIDATES who are interested in becoming a CNA/GNA to work at our Genesis Perring Parkway Center in the Parkville area. This Employment and Training Opportunity is offered to Qualified Candidates. The candidate must be HIRED by our Perring Parkway Center in order to attend the CNA Training Program. Once the CNA Training is successfully completed and the CNA/GNA certification is posted on the MBON website, he/she will continue working at the Perring Parkway Center in the capacity of a state certified CNA/GNA.

POSITION SUMMARY:
Under the direction of a licensed nurse, the Resident Care Attendant delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and resident/family satisfaction. He/she will function within the standards of practice as accorded by his/her Certification. The Resident Care Attendant performs various resident care activities and related non-professional services essential to caring for personal needs and comfort of residents.

RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES:
1. Provides resident care in a manner conducive to safety and comfort. Resident care includes, but is not limited to:
2. Assist resident with or performs Activities of Daily Living (ADL);
3. Obtains and records Vital Signs and weights per policy;
4. Assists residents with ambulation and transfers;
5. Positions residents in correct body alignment in and out of bed;
6. Applies adaptive equipment as ordered;
7. Cares for personal belongings;
8. Assists physician and/or licensed nurse with treatments and procedures as needed;
9. Makes both occupied and unoccupied beds;
10. Accompanies residents when transported outside the center for appointments as requested;
11. Ensures residents are ready for scheduled therapy and transports resident to meals and to outside appointments;
12. Participates in the Service Plan process and implements care according to Service Plan;
13. Performs skin care treatments, as permitted by state regulation and Service Plan;
14. Feeds or assists residents with meals and provides additional nourishment and hydration per Service Plan;
15. Records resident's ADL Performance;
16. Answers call light or bell promptly, delivers messages, cleans areas of spillage or accidents;
17. Uses Standard precautions when caring for all residents. Adheres to Contact and/or Droplet Precautions as indicated.
18. Participates in the orientation of new nursing assistants/aides;
19. Reports changes in resident's condition, resident/family concerns or complaints to charge nurse and/or supervisor;
20. Collects and bags soiled linen to be laundered;
21. Assists with the orientation of newly hired Resident Care Attendant /Aides;
22. Promotes a culture of safety to ensure a healthy practice and living environment;
23. Collaborates and coordinates with other departments to provide timely effective care consistent with the individual's needs, choices and preferences;
24. Contributes to an environment that is respectful, team-oriented, and responsive to the concerns of staff, residents, and families;
25. Participates in quality improvement activities as requested;
26. Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive Protected Health Information (PHI) at all times;
27. Stays and works beyond scheduled shift if needed to meet staffing requirements and/or needs of residents;
28. Performs other duties as requested.


 


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QUALIFICATIONS:

SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. A minimum of a high school education or high school equivalency diploma is preferred.2. Basic knowledge of computer use or willingness to learn.3. Completes required continuing education.4. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs.5. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required.



Position Type: Full Time
Req ID: 297153
Center Name: Perring Parkway Center