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Nursing Assistant

Description

Sherwood Oaks is hiring a part-time Nursing Assistant!  If you are passionate about delivering the highest quality of care, we invite you to apply!  This is a daylight position.


Responsibilities:
  • 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
  • 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 an environment conducive to resident safety and recovery including, but not limited to, completing safety checks, keeping the department and resident rooms clean and organized, cleaning department specific equipment, changing bed linens, emptying linen hampers, responsible for personal laundry, keeping hallways clear of equipment and returning equipment
  • Perform routine tests such as but not limited to resident weights and vital signs
  • Acquire and distribute supplies and equipment to facilitate resident care delivery including, but not limited to performing messenger functions, ordering, setting up resident care equipment within the scope of the nursing assistant position
  • 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
  • Complete required Department of Human Services/UPMC annual education requirements

Join the team that’s providing the highest quality of care to seniors in our communities. With state-of-the-art safety protocols and the support of an academic medical center, UPMC Senior Communities has demonstrated a continued commitment to keeping both our residents and our employees safe and healthy, especially throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Make a true impact at our senior living facilities, where you’ll have the confidence that your care is clinically backed by a best-in-class health care system and the rewarding knowledge that you are changing lives every day. Make a true impact at our senior living facilities, where you’ll have the confidence that your care is clinically backed by a best-in-class health care system and the rewarding knowledge that you are changing lives every day. 

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 (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) OR First Aid Certification
  • Act 34
  • OAPSA

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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