Nursing Assistant Long Term Care (LTC) Evenings - PT
Company: Good Samaritan Society
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Create Your Career With Us! Join our not-for-profit organization
that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to
seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a
Christian environment. Facility: GSS IA Holstein Ctr Location:
Holstein, IA Address: 505 W 2nd St, Holstein, IA 51025, USA Shift:
8 Hours - Evening Shifts Job Schedule: Part time Weekly Hours: 24.
00 Job Summary The Nursing Assistant (NA) serves as caregiver to
the resident during the scheduled work period in long term care.
Provides resident-centered nursing care and daily living assistance
to assigned resident under the supervision of a registered nurse
(RN). Knowledge of and delivers age-appropriate care related to the
physical and psychological needs of the resident as per care plan.
Considered a member of the nursing team and is expected to know,
and will be held accountable for, following infection prevention
and control policies and Personal Protective Equipment use.
Provides assistance with basic health care needs including daily
living activities that may include, but are not limited to,
bathing, toileting, grooming, dressing/undressing, obtaining and
recording vital signs, and providing psychosocial support and other
personal care to assigned resident. Assists the resident in
transferring, repositioning, and walking using correct and
appropriate transfer techniques and equipment and also provides
range of motion and passive exercises. Completes tasks related to
food preparation and dining, while creating a positive dining
experience for the resident. Assists residents with meals and
snacks, provides water and supplements as appropriate. The NA aids
providers and nursing staff members with procedures, if needed.
Documents resident interactions as needed and the outcomes related
to resident care, behavior, activity, and dietary. Communicates
resident's changing condition and care related concerns/responses
to the charge nurse. Collects non-invasive body fluid specimens and
gathers vital signs. Provides housekeeping and laundry services to
assist residents with keeping living areas clean and operational.
Provides assistance and documentation with wellness and
recreational programs and encourages residents to participate. May
participate in departmental/organization committees and task forces
as needed. Qualifications High school graduate or general
equivalency diploma (GED) preferred, but not required. Minimum age
of 16. Prior clinical or nursing assistant experience in long-term
care preferred. Satisfactorily completes yearly department specific
competency testing and maintains a record of continuing education
credits for each year. A minimum of 12 hours continuing education
are required annually. Maintains all department specific required
certifications. When applicable, for applicable states, certified
and registered with the Unlicensed Assistive Person (UAP) Registry.
Dependent on facility and required responsibilities, this role may
classify as a Sanford Category II Driver requiring a motor vehicle
report and proof of valid driver s license. Also must be medically
qualified to perform the essential driving functions of this
position as per our Sanford Driving Policy per the leaders request.
Benefits The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits
package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending
on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance,
dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k)
retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid
time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit
https://good-sam.jobs/benefits . The Good Samaritan Society is an
EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a
disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with
your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an
email to firstname.lastname@example.org . The Good Samaritan Society has
a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug
screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of
employment. Job Function: Nursing Req Number: R-85047 Featured:
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