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Providence CNA - Long Term Care *$2,500.00 Sign-on Bonus* in Seattle, Washington


Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant LTC (NAC) (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Long Term Care at Providence Mount St. Vincent in Seattle, WA.

The Certified Nursing Assistant LTC (NAC) will follow all relevant policies and procedures and works within the Nursing Assistant-Certified scope of practice. Activities of the CNA / RA are supervised by the nurse on duty during the shift, and the CNA / RA reports important resident information to the nurse during the shift and at change-of-shift report.

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Now offering $2,500.00 Hiring Bonus to any new or external candidate hired into this position.

In this position you will:

  • Promote and advocate for resident rights:

  • Provide privacy during care

  • Encourage residents to make choices in daily routines and activities

  • Protect the dignity of each resident

  • Maintain confidentiality of resident information

  • Report and prevents neglect and abuse and situations where rights are being violated.

  • Function as an integral part of the neighborhood care team:

  • Is knowledgeable of each resident’s history, health status, strengths, needs and personal preferences

  • Work with resident and interdisciplinary team to develop scheduling of daily care based on resident preferences, past history and lifestyle

  • Report changes in resident condition to nurse or Neighborhood Coordinator in a consistent and timely manner, attends and participates in care conferences and shift change report

  • Participate in development of the interdisciplinary care plan with resident and interdisciplinary team, suggests changes to care plan based on resident needs, preferences, and restorative potential

  • Document care provided accurately and in a timely manner

  • Provide holistic, consistent, and compassionate care to residents:

  • Assist residents with personal hygiene and grooming needs according to resident choices, preferences, and the interdisciplinary care plan

  • Assist in meal preparation and service, personal laundry, and housekeeping as needed

  • Provide resident care under the direction of the nurse, and in accordance with PMSV nursing care standards and the individualized resident care plan

  • Encourage and assist residents with restorative care and rehabilitation when it is part of the interdisciplinary care plan

  • Assist residents in meeting emotional, social, and spiritual needs:

  • Incorporates recreation preferences and schedules into daily care

  • Assist resident to recreational events and participates in events with residents. Spends social time with resident

  • Lead or coordinate activities in collaboration with the Recreation Coordinator, dining services, spiritual care, and ILC staff and volunteers

  • Assist in maintenance of comfortable and safe environment:

  • Identify broken or damaged equipment or furniture and requests maintenance and repair

  • Actively promotes and assists residents in personalizing their living spaces

  • Encourage resident and family to bring in personal belongings for this purpose

  • Work with interdisciplinary team members in identifying need for assessment and implementation of assistive and safety devices

  • Balance concern for residents’ health and safety with their rights of choice and independence

  • Understand and follow fire safety, disaster preparedness and emergency care policies and procedures

  • Possibly participate in Safety Monitor Committee and Quality Project Teams

  • Understand and follows Information Security and Privacy Standards policies and procedures

  • Understand and follows infection control policies and procedures

  • Maintain competencies needed to provide excellent resident care:

  • Updates own practice by learning new skills and best practices through inservices and other educational opportunities

  • Uses technology to access required PH&S websites, educational tools, and other essential job information

  • Enters data accurately into touch-screen electronic documentation system

  • Demonstrate respect for members of the PMSV community through positive interactions with employees, residents, visitors, and volunteers:

  • Follow appropriate communication channels for problem-solving and conflict resolution

  • Takes a positive approach to team work and shared problem-solving

  • Participate in neighborhood meetings and contributes to improvement of neighborhood life. Uses excellent customer service skills in face-to-face, telephone, and other communication

  • Contribute to completion of shared neighborhood responsibilities.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Washington Nursing Assistant Certification License (Vendor Managed)

  • National Provider BLS - American Heart Association (Vendor Managed)

  • OBRA Registry for Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care NAC positions; not required for Assisted Living

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One (1) year customer service or healthcare administrative experience

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Mount St. Vincent is a vibrant, elegant and innovative living care community for primarily older adults that celebrates life, living and individual capability. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people who need some type of assistance with daily living or are in need of 24-hour care. Programs offered include assisted living apartments, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care of infants and preschool age children.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details — http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits

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.

About the Team

Providence Home and Community Care (HCC) is a service line within Providence with over 8,000 caregivers and 2,000 volunteers serving nearly 200,000 people a year, in their homes, in clinics and in a variety of congregate living ministries across our seven-state footprint.

HCC provides a full range of services and support for people of all ages, especially those facing chronic or life-limiting illnesses. Our core competencies include restorative care, longitudinal care and care through the end of life. Our service lines include assisted living/skilled nursing/rehabilitation, home health, home infusion/pharmacy services, home medical equipment, hospice and palliative care, Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), personal home services/private duty care and supportive housing.

We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment.

We are committed to cultural diversity and equal employment for all individuals. It is our policy to recruit, hire, promote, compensate, transfer, train, retain, terminate, and make all other employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), national origin (including certain language use restrictions), ancestry, disability (mental and physical including HIV and AIDS), medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, marital status, age, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, and military and veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status. We will also provide reasonable accommodation to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified caregiver or applicant for employment, unless the accommodation would impose undue hardship on the operation of our business.

We are a community where all people, regardless of differences, are welcome, secure, and valued. We value respect, appreciation, collaboration, diversity, and a shared commitment to serving our communities. We expect that all workforce members in our community will act in ways which reflect a commitment to and accountability for, racial and social justice and equality in the workplace. As such, we will maintain a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on any applicable legally protected status. We also expect that all workforce members will maintain a positive workplace free from any unacceptable conduct which creates an intimidating, hostile, or offensive work environment.

Requsition ID: 115036
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Nursing-Patient Facing
Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Nursing
Address: WA Seattle 4831 35th Ave SW

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.