Responsible for the direct care of Mountain View residents by providing assistance with activities of daily living.
2:30-11pm, 6 shifts and 5-9:30pm, 3 shifts (61.5 hrs/pp)
Reports any unusual observation or condition to the Med Tech or LPN on duty.
Assist in implementation of activity programs as the need arises.
Assists in the personal care of the residents as needed. These duties may include: assistance with bathing & continence care, oral hygiene, hair grooming & shampooing, dressing, care of clothes, shaving & nail care, care of personal possessions, use of telephone, scheduling of appointments and reminders of those appointments, activities, ambulation, bed-making &, weekly linen change.
Assist with admission of new residents in tasks such as unpacking, orientation to room and facility, schedule of activities, meal times, etc.
Responds promptly to resident call bells.
Assists at meal times with services as per departmental policy.
Responsible to take and document accordingly vital signs - temperature, pulse, respirations, blood pressure, weight and accu checks.
Perform light housekeeping tasks.
Must rotate shifts as needed and work weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) as well as holidays as scheduled.
Is subject to work during emergency conditions (short staffing, severe weather, evacuation, post-disaster, etc.)
May be asked to work overtime to ensure adequate staffing due to call offs.
High school or equivalent.
Previous experience in health care or related field preferable, but not essential.
Current CPR and First Aid Certification (or willingness to obtain after hire).
Diabetic Training (or willingness to obtain after hire).