CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE TRAINING - Wellspring Lutheran Services in Fairview wants to help you reach your goals by offering FREE training to qualified candidates interested in pursuing a career in healthcare. Provide assistance to residents in a variety of work areas that do not require certification or licensure; as well as with other departments; report pertinent information to the immediate supervisor; respond to inquiries or requests for information; assist to support department operations.
Knowledgeable of the individualized information for residents; and provide non-nursing support to the resident within the Resident Assistant scope of duties which may include:
Assistance with transporting residents in wheelchairs only (no SBA), Passing of linen, making beds, tray delivery and pick up, passing of water, putting away supplies, answering call lights and fulfilling non-nursing resident requests (such as closing curtains, filling water, changing TV channel, etc.) and any other assignments.
Maintain the comfort, privacy, and personal dignity of each resident in the delivery of services to them
Understand and comply with all aspects of residents' rights and other facility policies and procedures including safety and infection control procedures
Assist in maintaining a safe, neat, and clean environment; report environmental deficiencies such as lighting or equipment problems to the supervisor or appropriate staff
Protect the personal belongings of each resident; promptly report missing items according to established policy and participate in efforts to locate missing items
Observe residents for changes in condition or behavior and promptly report these changes to appropriate licensed nursing personnel
Answer residents' call lights promptly and courteously and seek nursing personnel for all care requests. Does not provide care or assist with care at any time.
Assist with orienting residents and families to the nursing home upon admission and if transfers occur
Assist and escort residents throughout the facility and for appointments such as beauty shop, dining, activities, church services, etc.; participate in activities and functions as directed; occasionally escort residents to appointments outside of the facility
Respond appropriately to inquiries relating to his/her particular area or to requests from residents, visitors, other personnel, etc. within given time frames and within established policy
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