Full Time Temp position Assisted Living 6am - 2:30pm Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs
Under general supervision, provides direct care and medical treatment to residents including medication administration and assistance with activities of daily living. Provides effective, timely, and quality health care assistance and related support for assisted living residents.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION: Nursing
Administers and records prescribed medications and treatments per physician orders.
Answers residents calls promptly Measures and records resident’s vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration.
Provides basic care and treatments ordered by the physician.
Observes residents, charting and reporting changes in resident conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking necessary action.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION: Direct Care
Provides assistance to CNA's in resident care Assists residents with lifting, turning, moving, positioning, and transporting residents into and out of beds, chairs, bathtubs, wheelchairs, etc
Assists residents to walk with or without self-help devices as needed.
Assists with the care of the dying resident, maintaining hope, dignity, and love for the resident at all times.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION: Supervision
Supervises CNA's on assigned unit.
Provides feedback to CNA's through performance evaluations and counseling report
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION: Communication/Reporting
Participates in and receives the nursing report on assigned shifts.
Maintains the confidentiality of all resident care information according to the St. John’s Policy on Confidentiality and Resident Rights.
Reports suspected abuse of a resident or inappropriate behavior toward a resident to the supervisor immediately.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION: Safety
Obeys safety rules of St. John’s Lutheran Ministries
Identifies, reports, and/or corrects obvious safety hazards
Attends mandatory safety in-services
Utilizes proper body mechanics when transferring residents.
Follows established policies and procedures regarding exposure to blood/body fluids
Wears and/or uses safety equipment and supplies (e.g., gait belts, mechanical lifts, personal protective equipment).
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION: Mission/Customer Service
Supports the growth and actively engages in the Eden Alternative philosophy, including a work environment with plants and animals.
Follows the St. John’s Guidelines for Customer Service
*Let the Mission be your guide
*Make eye contact and smile
*Greet & welcome each and every person
*Seek out personal contact
*Provide immediate service-listen & act
*Use appropriate body language at all times
*Be gracious to each & every person
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION: Employee Responsibilities
Follows policy and procedures on annual TB testing.
Follows policy and procedures on annual influenza vaccinations.
Attends all mandatory in-services
Attends and participates in scheduled training and educational classes to maintain current license in accord with the State of Montana.
Performs other duties as assigned by Assisted Living Director or Director of Resident Care Services.