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Walnut Creek Nursing Centers Account Caregiver in Eaton, Ohio

  • Full-time, Part-time, PRN
  • Day Shift 6A-6P; Night Shift 6P-6A
  • Competitive pay based on education and experience
  • Paid time off - vacation, personal and holidays
  • Health, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k Retirement savings plan

Summary:

Cares for residents under direction of nursing and medical staff, by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assist with or provide basic care needs: dressing, grooming, incontinent care, hair care, oral care, nail care, skin care, bathing (including tub baths, showers, and whirlpool baths), answering call lights and delivering messages, care of residents’ property.

  • Assist with ambulation: getting in and out of bed, transfer techniques, walking with/without assistive devices, and use wheelchairs.

  • Assist coworkers with transporting residents in wheelchairs or reclining chairs to and from the dining areas, activities, or beauty salon.

  • Identify the needs of the resident, intervene or make proper referral.

  • Report all changes in the resident’s condition to the Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse as soon as practical.

  • Assist in maintaining an attractive, comfortable, and clean environment for the residents.

  • Answer pagers in a timely manner and assist with or provide environmental needs: making beds, changing linens as necessary, tidy dressers, closets, and other furniture, clean and maintain orderly utility rooms, collect soiled linen/laundry, wash, fold and deliver to resident, and reporting any items in need of repair.

  • Assist with or provide basic toileting care including ambulation to bathroom.

  • Collect, fill and distribute water pitchers to resident rooms.

  • Provide resident care through obtaining temperatures, pulses, respirations, blood pressures, weights, collecting specimens of urine, feces, vomits, sputum, and procedures.

  • Record information pertinent to resident care,

  • Carrying out postmortem care, and isolation techniques and procedures.

  • Follow established policies concerning exposure to blood/body fluids.

  • Prepare dining room for all meals and serve residents.

  • Assist with activities.

  • Cleaning duties as assigned.

  • Responsible to the unit charge nurse for providing services within limits defined by delegated tasks.

  • Responsible for adhering to instructions issued by the nurse and following established facility routine.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Certified in First Aid and CPR

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