Prestige Healthcare Waiver Care Aide in Montrose, Michigan
Want more than just a job, looking for a career? MediLodge wants you!
We are currently hiring for a Waiver Care Aide.
MediLodge is a skilled nursing group that is looking for the best, most compassionate employees to join our team.
A career with MediLodge is a rewarding one where you can see the impact on residents and their family members.
We promote “growing our own” and are very involved in our employees development, helping them to achieve their goals!
MediLodge offers Top Notch Benefit Packages to our Employees!
* Competitive Wages
* Tuition Reimbursement
* Student Loan Repayment Program
* Opportunities for Advancement
* Company Paid Life Insurance
* Paid Sick Vacation Time
* 401k Program
* Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
* Aflac and Colonial Ancillary Insurance Products
Help us make a difference!
Summary: Under supervision, provides basic nursing assistance and assists residents with daily living activities. These individuals have completed the 8 hour online certification course and pass facility competency skills checklist.:
Qualifications: Education: *High school diploma or equivalent preferred.:
*Pass 8 hour online certification course *Pass facility competency skills checklist:
Essential Functions: * Perform tasks under the direct supervision of a nurse or independently if competency is validated * Competency areas are * Personal safety and Emergency Care * Documentation and Core Nursing Skills * Positioning, Moving and Restorative Care * Nutrition and Elimination * Advanced and Specialty Care Environments * Comfort Care and End of Life * Assists residents with grooming, oral hygiene, bathing, hair, and incontinence care. * Obtains food trays and assists residents with feeding. * Assists resident with turning and positioning in bed * Assists resident with ambulation for short distance in facility. * Takes and records temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration rates, and food and fluid intake and output, as directed. * Performs other tasks as assigned.. * Reports to Charge Nurse or designee on progress/lack of progress in achieving restorative goals.:
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Ability to react decisively and quickly in emergency situations. *Ability to communicate effectively with residents and their family members, and facility staff.: