Universal Worker - Eventide Linden Tree

Location
Moorhead, MN
Salary
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Posted
Aug 03, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Role
Other
Job Type
Long-Term
Universal Worker
Eventide Linden Tree, Moorhead MN Part Time  ( Hours to be determined /2 weeks) 7am to noon daily. Days during the week and every other weekend. Requirements:
If applying in MN, requires a current Minnesota Nursing Assistant Certification.  Current certification in CPR is required.
Essential Job Functions:
  • Assists with ADL's-bathing, dressing and grooming.
  • Assist residents in transferring in and/or out of bed.
  • Assist residents with ambulation and/or therapeutic exercises.
  • Observe and/or assist with medications, ordinarily self-administered. May give oral, trans-dermal patches eye drops, topical ointments and suppositories under the direction of the nurse.
  • Read and record temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, and weight.
  • Provide adequate nutrition and fluid intake.
  • Performs blood sugar testing and documents results.
  • Provide residents with emotional support and mental alertness.
  • Socialize with residents. Listen, converse and participate in appropriate activities - reading mail, writing letters, etc.
  • Give guidance, redirection and re-orientation as needed.
  • Develop a rapport with residents and families to develop an understanding of the residents' needs and interests.
  • Document in resident records as instructed and in a timely manner.
  • Participate in the development, implementation and review of resident's plan of care.
  • Recognize and report significant changes in the resident's health, behavior and/or general appearance to the nurse.
  • Comply with infection control policies and procedures.
  • Recognize emergencies and carry out emergency procedures according to policy.
  • Promptly report any occurrences of physical or mental abuse or potential for vulnerable adult concerns to supervisor.
  • Review communication notes at the start of each shift to pick up on changes that may have occurred.

ICARE: Our Christian-influenced values empower Eventide team members to live our mission. Our values inspire our service, hospitality, performance and relationships.

Integrity - We accept the great responsibility of providing the best care for our residents at all times.
Compassion - We treat each person with kindness, sensitivity and understanding.
Accountability - We promise to fulfill our mission by using good stewardship of our time, talents and resources.
Respect - We recognize and honor the dignity of each resident, family and team member.
Excellence - We strive to continually improve all that we do, individually and collectively.