Golden Living GLC - Restorative Nursing Assistant in Evansville, Indiana

GLC - Restorative Nursing Assistant

Position GLC - Restorative Nursing Assistant

Req Number CNA-18-01749

Division Golden LivingCenters

Description

JOB ADVERTISEMENT

Ready to bring your heart and expertise to an award-winning team that feels more like a family? Bring your passion for patient care to Golden LivingCenters. As one of the nation's leading providers of skilled nursing care and inpatient and outpatient therapies, we are dedicated to helping people live fuller, longer and more productive lives. Our Golden LivingCenters have won more AHCA/NCAL Quality Awards than any other post-acute healthcare provider. These awards are the nation's highest for distinguished achievement in post-acute care, and they reflect the compassion, commitment and quality orientation of our caregivers. Join us! Together, we're redefining the way care is delivered with an innovative, holistic approach that considers the ‘whole patient' every time.

GENERAL PURPOSE

The Restorative Nursing Assistant Coordinator is an experienced, certified nursing assistant who functions as both a role model and a resource person for the new nursing assistants to create a supportive orientation period to restorative nursing care. The Staff Development Coordinator trains the Restorative Coordinator with the assistance of the therapy department.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Assist in selection of restorative nursing assistants to provide restorative care to residents seven days a week, supervised by their assigned Charge Nurse and evaluated by both persons. The Restorative Coordinator will assist with the training of new restorative nursing assistants and other nursing assistants regarding restorative care. Restorative Coordinator will provide input to evaluations of other Restorative Nursing Assistants

  • Responsible for coordination of facility restorative program. Keep restorative and nursing assistants informed of all resident changes. Direct or assist residents in transfer techniques to walk or use walkers, and with range of motion. Coordinate self-help training; coordinate or assist with other restorative functions; evaluate progress and document daily. Participate in care plan meetings

  • Assist residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, changing of bed lines, and positioning in and out of bed, chair, etc. Assist with resident recreation programs, and prepare residents for meals and snacks. Assist residents in eating where needed and record food intake. Read and document care provision on resident record/flowsheets as required. Report accidents and incidents. Provide nursing functions as directed by supervisor

  • Comply with all Company policies related to safety and infection control procedures including the proper use of mechanical lifts, gait belts and personal protective back supports

  • Understand, comply with and promote all rules and regulations regarding residents' rights. Promote positive relationships with residents, visitors, and regulators, to include presenting a professional appearance

  • Attend and participate in educational activities, in-service training and staff meetings; assist in orientation and training other staff.

  • Participate in Quality Improvement activities as assigned

  • Other duties as assigned or needed

CODE OF CONDUCT

  • Must adhere to the Company's Code of Conduct and Business Ethics policy including documentation and reporting responsibilities

Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be a Certified Nursing Assistant in good standing with the state with knowledge, experience, and commitment to providing restorative care to residents

  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES & BEHAVIORS

  • Must have ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job

  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information

  • Must be able to relate professionally and positively to residents and families and to work cooperatively with other employees at all levels

PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS

  • Mobility, reaching, bending, lifting, grasping, fingering, fine hand coordination, ability to talk and hear; ability to read and write; ability to communicate with personnel, ability to remain calm under stress. Ability to adequately lift, support and bodily manipulate the weight of a patient.

COMPANY PROFILE

Golden Living and AseraCare Hospice are committed to enhancing the lives of the patients we care for. Here, you'll find some of the best professionals in healthcare working together to provide the highest level of care to every patient and resident we serve. And, we're able to offer career opportunities that fit almost anyone's background or level of experience. From where you work to how you work to everything in between, we're confident that at Golden Living and AseraCare Hospice, you'll find exactly what you're looking for in your career.

Location2158 GL - WOODBRIDGE

Facility NameGLC - Woodbridge

City State and ZipEvansville, IN 47710

Location 02158

Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time

Shift Days

Category CNA/Aide

Open Date 12/5/2018

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

This position is currently accepting applications.