Universal Worker - Eventide Jamestown

Location
Jamestown, ND
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Aug 03, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Role
Other
Job Type
Long-Term
Universal Worker
Eventide Jamestown, Assisted Living
Part Time- day and night hours available
7:00 am - 3:00 pm, 11:00 pm- 7:00 am, every other weekend with  holiday rotation.
Join the Eventide Family at the Newest Assisted Living location in Jamestown, ND.
Provide safe, quality personal care assistance to tenants. Will also perform cleaning, laundry, and planning and implementation of activity program duties.
Requirements:
If applying in MN, requires a current Minnesota Nursing Assistant Certification. If applying in ND, requires a current North Dakota 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.