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
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