Job Description

Job Title: Nursing Assistant - Asbury Heights
Job ID: 180000U5
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 630a.m. to 3 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Facility:
Department: Personal Care
Location: 700 Bower Hill Road, Pittsburgh PA 15243

Description

UPMC Asbury Heights is hiring a full-time Nursing Assistant to help support the Personal Care department.

 

This position is on the day shift. 630AM-3PM

 

Located in Mt. Lebanon PA, Asbury Heights staff is dedicated to improving the lives of older adults through high-quality and compassionate care. If you are looking to jump start your career within a skilled nursing and rehab facility apply to Asbury Heights today!



Purpose:
Assist the nursing team in delivering the highest quality of care to the residents. Represent nursing leadership in off-hours, managing emergencies, customer service issues, and ensuring staffing coverage.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct resident care as assigned by the Charge Nurse, Aide or Director of Resident Care. Including all activities of daily living such as bathing, feeding, transporting, toileting and ambulating patients.
  • Maintain current CPR certification at Heart Saver level and First Aide. Constructively receive feedback and direction. Identify and communicates learning needs to the Resident Support Coordinator. Take action to improve knowledge, skills and performance.
  • Suggest and support changes within the department. Assume responsibility for assignment and views problems as challenges. Demonstrate awareness of behavior on the efficient functioning of the department.
  • Assure equipment malfunctions are reported to the appropriate department. Establish appropriate and effective communication strategies. Establish professional and respectful interpersonal relationships.
  • Listen to resident/family concerns and assume responsibility for follow through. Provide feedback to the Director of Resident Care and Charge LPN regarding resident care and report changes in resident's status.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent Knowledge of body mechanics and transfer techniques - Preferred Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire.
  • Basic Life Support
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • First Aid certification
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Older Adult Protective Svs Act

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $13.16 to $19.16

Union Position: No

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