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Providence Resident Assistant in Hood River, Oregon


Assistant Resident - at Brookside Manor (0.94 FTE, Day Shift) Gorge Service Area Housing in Hood River, OR.

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We are seeking a Assistant Resident - Brookside Manor who will be responsible for personal assistance/activities of daily living to residents, while maintaining a safe, comfortable, active, engaged, homelike environment.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Report observations/information regarding changes in residents care/condition to Med Aide or RN in a timely manner

  • Participate in care conferences with other staff, Residents, and family members

  • Respect at all times the privacy of the residents, by knocking on door prior to entering apartment

  • Answer Residents call lights in a timely manner and attend to Residents needs while respecting individual preferences

  • Demonstrate patience and compassion; avoid condescending attitude. Provides cares in accordance with Service/Care Plans

  • Perform basic housekeeping - i.e. assisting in keeping Residents apartments and facility neat and clean

  • Attend all in-services/meetings and other programs for community specialization and standards

  • Assist in new staff training and orientation

  • Participate in Quality Improvement activities

  • Maintain good rapport by interacting in conflict or stressful situations in a manner that facilitates constructive resolution

  • Complete work/charting in a timely manner; requesting help and assisting other team members when necessary

  • Communicate effectively and manage conflict in a positive manner

  • Respond to constructive feedback by adopting an appropriate change in behavior

  • Follow Providence Brookside Manor dress code

  • Assist or lead residents in activities

  • Complete Healthstream education on time

  • Frequently check email

  • Follow through with assigned tasks

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.

  • First Aid Certified (or employer will provide training within 30 days of hire))

  • Criminal Background clearance

  • Department of Human Services (DHS) background check

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

  • Experience in Residential Care Facility/Assisted Living Facility or hospital/long term care

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest health care system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their health care needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P331996
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Patient Care (Non-Acute)
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Support
Department: 5007 GSA BROOKSIDE
Address: OR Hood River 1550 Brookside Dr

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.