Providence Health & Services Resident Care Attendant/CNA in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Resident Care Attendant/CNA (Residential Care Dept, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Emilie Court Assisted Living in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Records all entries on flow sheets, notes, charts, etc., in an informative and descriptive manner. Uses only authorized abbreviations established by this facility when recording information.
Reports all accidents and incidents on the shift that they occur. Monitors for environmental hazards.
Answers telephone in a professional manner, records complete messages, and relays to proper channels.
Ensures that resident's apartment is ready for receiving the resident with the name at the door of the apartment. Greets residents and escorts them to their apartment. Introduces resident to other residents and personnel as appropriate. Assists with making the resident feel welcome. Assists residents with packing personal possessions when discharged, as requested by resident or family. Escorts residents to lobby as needed. Assists with loading/unloading residents from vehicles as necessary.
Performs all assigned tasks in accordance with established policies and procedures, and as instructed by supervisors. Follows work assignments, and/or work schedules in completing and performing assigned tasks. Cooperates with inter-departmental personnel, as well as other facility personnel to ensure nursing services can be adequately maintained to meet the needs of residents. Creates and maintains an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest and positive emphasis, as well as a calm environment throughout the unit and shift. Notifies the facility of lateness to, or absence from, work by speaking directly to administrative staff.
Meets with assigned shift’s nursing personnel on a regularly scheduled basis to assist in identifying and correcting problem areas, and/or the improvement of services. Reports all complaints and grievances made by the resident to the Administrator or Director of Nursing (DON) as appropriate.
Reports occupational exposures to blood, body fluids, infectious materials, and hazardous chemicals to supervisor. Participates in, and receives, the nursing report upon reporting for duty. Follows established policies concerning exposure to blood/body fluids.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or G.E.D
Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) approved Dementia and Mental Health classes required within 90 days of hire
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or a Home Care Aide (HCA) in accordance with laws of Washington State
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and First Aid Cards required within 30 days of hire
7.5 hours AIDS related training required within 30 days of hire
Food Handlers Permit required within 14 days of hire
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Emilie Court Assisted Living provides assisted living on the tree-lined streets of the Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital. Emilie Court offers private apartments and a rich quality of life to seniors in a vibrant urban environment.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 245831