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Job Description

Job Title: Service Assistant - Casual - UPMC Muncy Place
Job ID: 792676380
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours:
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Muncy Valley Long Term Care
Department: SKILLED NURSING UNIT LTC
Location: , Muncy PA

Description

Do you enjoy working with the older geriatric population? Join our team at UPMC Muncy Place!  We are seeking a Service Assistant to join our team in a casual/per diem capacity, 16 hours on the weekend each 4 week schedule is required.

The Service Assistant is responsible for customer service needs of our residents and the safe, prompt, and courteous transportation of residents between resident rooms and treatment/procedure areas as directed.

Responsibilities:
  • Initiates actions designed to prevent, minimize and/or correct potential or actual safety hazards to residents and/or staff.
  • Assist with podiatry, dental and vision screening visits and documents outcomes appropriately.
  • Perform customer service function making unoccupied beds, passing linen, passing nourishments and ice, stocking supplies, transporting residents, passing and collecting trays, recording meal percentages.
  • Answer call bells promptly and refer to appropriate caregiver assisting. May assist NA licensed staff with resident transfers for care purposes.
  • Serve as a transporter for Therapy Services.
  • Direct residents and families to appropriate resource person for resident care information.
  • Assist in keeping resident's room and equipment clean and orderly, including dressers, closets, and wheelchairs.
  • Document resident information daily in the computerized documentation program.
  • Serve as safety sitter as needed for residents to observe patient behavior and maintain patient safety.
  • Know and follow all organizational/departmental policies/procedures.
  • Communicates with resident, family and other members of the health care team (verbal, non-verbal and written).

Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 31 Child Abuse Reporting with renewal
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal
  • OAPSA with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Salary Range: $13.10 to $19.90 / hour

    Union Position: No

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