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Personal Care Aide
Full-time

at
Poplar Run
in Pennsylvania
(Published at 03-12-2019)

PART-TIME 2nd SHIFT PERSONAL CARE AIDE POSITION

  • Every other weekend position*

16 Hours Bi-Weekly

Job Summary:
Performs resident care services and duties according to the department standards. Required knowledge of assignments to meet schedule needs as pertinent to the Aging in Place or Personal Care Unit.

Major Responsibilities, Duties, Functions, and Tasks of the Position:

  • Assume responsibility for physician rounds and order transcriptions, as needed
  • Assist residents as needed with administration of medications and/or administer, and communicate to pharmacy reorder needs to assure prompt medication delivery
  • Document in residents charts as necessitated by resident?s condition and communicate any changes or incidents at change of shift via verbal report
  • Provide activities as listed on monthly activity calendar as issued by Administrator
  • Ensure knowledge and promote the development and compliance of individual resident support plans
  • Respond to resident needs related to the AIP program (if applicable at facility)
  • Assist with activities of daily living
  • Administer medications
  • Complete chart documentation
  • Monitor glucose and giving insulin
  • Setting, serving and cleaning up dining room
  • Collecting and processing of laundry
  • Collecting trash
  • Must have CPR, First Aid, and Diabetic training/certification
  • Immediately report resident related care concerns about treatment or abuse to the Department Supervisor as well as the Executive Director of the facility
  • Interact with Team Members, Residents, and Guests in a courteous and professional manner
  • Be accountable for all information in the Team Member Handbook
  • Maintain confidentiality of resident, Team Member, family and facility information
  • Understand and upholds Resident Rights
  • Follow each Residents Plan of Care
  • Follow oral and written instructions for all duties assigned and performed in an effective, timely and professional manner
  • Complete assigned tasks in accordance with organization, facility, and department procedures
  • Demonstrate the ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Use supplies in an efficient and cost effective manner
  • Ensure equipment is treated with proper care and is used only for the purposes and in accordance for which it was designed to be used for
  • Follow facility reporting guidelines for any equipment that is not functioning properly or is need of repair
  • Use Infection control practices, including Standard Precautions, to prevent the spread of diseases
  • Maintain cleanliness of work area
  • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance tasks, as directed
  • Complete all documentation per facility protocol and Standards of Practice
  • Follow all IT protocols, including submission of Sysaids, for all technology related issues
  • Answer call bells and assist as able

StoneRidge Retirement Living:
Poplar Run and Town Centre Personal Care Administrator

440 East Lincoln Avenue

Myerstown, PA 17067

www.StoneRidgeRetirement.com




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