Licensed Nursing Assistance / Resident Care Assistant (CNA)

  • Bentley Commons at Keene
  • 197 Water Street
  • Posted: Dec 06, 2018

Job Description

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Summary: :

Provide personal care services, assistance, support and supervision to residents.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include, but are not limited to::

In Nursing:

* Follow the service plan in providing services to residents.
* Assist in the development and updating of each residents service plan.
* Do personal laundry for residents if so requested in the service plan.
* Strip and make residents beds weekly.
* Assist residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, eating, toileting, hygiene and mobility.
* Assist residents with oxygen, ostomies, and other medical problems as outlined in service plan.
* Encourage socialization among residents.
* Assist with the activity program; conduct activities as directed by the Activity Coordinator or assigned by supervisor.
* Encourage and/or remind residents to participate in activities. Promote activities enthusiastically to pique residents interest.
* Chaperone activities outside the facility when requested.
* Monitor health, safety and well being of residents
* Document information pertaining to changes in residents functional status, personal needs, appointments, etc.
* Assist in keeping the environment safe for residents.
* Provide one-on-one support/visitation to assigned residents on a weekly basis or as requested by supervisor or as specified in the service plan or daily communication log.
* Report concerns about residents to supervisor and coworkers.
* Respond to resident emergencies; provide first-aid assistance and arrange for appropriate medical attention.
* Provide transportation services, using company vehicle when requested.
* Identify supplies needed to perform tasks and report needs to supervisor.
* Maintain an accurate record of chargeable services (transportation, cleaning, personal laundry. guest meals, guest room use, etc.). Submit record to supervisor by the designated date each month.

Other Duties:

* Assist in preparing meals, serving meals and bussing tables during mealtimes if necessary.
* Maintains confidentiality and HIPAA regulations in accordance with facility policies.
* Practice safety in working and with equipment, chemicals, tools and utensils.
* Participate in Quality/Process Improvement programs as requested.
* Assist in Emergency Plan implementation as requested.
* Daily light housekeeping as outlined in the service plan.
* Practice safety in working and with equipment, chemicals, tools and utensils.
* Carry out other duties as assigned by supervisor.
* Maintenance: changing light bulbs, batteries in smoke detectors and thermostats, clearing vehicles of snow/ice, light shoveling/ clearing walk ways, etc.
* Participate in meetings to discuss needs and requirements of each resident and takes appropriate action as needed and directed to promote quality resident care.

Qualifications: :

To perform the job duties of this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential operational duty in a superior manner. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Three to six months experience and/or training. Experience/ interest in working with older adults. New Hampshire state licensure required. Training/experience as nursing assistant. Skills in nurturing and organizing similar to those in domestic household. Experience or interest in working with older adults.. Maturity, friendliness and enjoyment in working with people.

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