Providence CNA - Long Term Care * $2,500.00 Sign-on Bonus* in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to support the Long Term Care at Providence Mount St. Vincent in West Seattle, Washington.
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In this position you will:
Promotes and advocates for resident rights: Provides privacy during care. Encourages residents to make choices in daily routines and activities. Protects the dignity of each resident. Maintains confidentiality of resident information. Reports and prevents neglect and abuse and situations where rights are being violated.
Functions as an integral part of the neighborhood care team: Is knowledgeable of each resident’s history, health status, strengths, needs and personal preferences. Works with resident and interdisciplinary team to develop scheduling of daily care based on resident preferences, past history and lifestyle. Reports 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. Participates 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. Documents care provided accurately and in a timely manner.
Provides holistic, consistent, and compassionate care to residents: Assists residents with personal hygiene and grooming needs according to resident choices, preferences, and the interdisciplinary care plan. Assists in meal preparation and service, personal laundry, and housekeeping as needed. Provides resident care under the direction of the nurse, and in accordance with PMSV nursing care standards and the individualized resident care plan. Encourages and assists residents with restorative care and rehabilitation when it is part of the interdisciplinary care plan. Assists residents in meeting emotional, social, and spiritual needs: Incorporates recreation preferences and schedules into daily care. Assists resident to recreational events and participates in events with residents. Spends social time with resident. Leads or coordinates activities in collaboration with the Recreation Coordinator, dining services, spiritual care, and ILC staff and volunteers.
Assists in maintenance of comfortable and safe environment: Identifies broken or damaged equipment or furniture and requests maintenance and repair. Actively promotes and assists residents in personalizing their living spaces.
Encourages resident and family to bring in personal belongings for this purpose. Works with interdisciplinary team members in identifying need for assessment and implementation of assistive and safety devices. Balances concern for residents’ health and safety with their rights of choice and independence.
Understands and follows fire safety, disaster preparedness and emergency care policies and procedures.
May participate in Safety Monitor Committee and Quality Project Teams.
Understands and follows Information Security and Privacy Standards policies and procedures.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Assistant Certification.
Food Handler's Permit (or must obtain within 14 days of hire)
OBRA Registry required for Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care NAC positions; not required for Assisted Living.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 1 year Customer service or healthcare administrative experience
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Mount St. Vincent is an innovative care community for primarily older adults. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people. Programs offered include assisted living, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin.
We offer a range of benefits:
Preference and discounted tuition onsite Intergenerational Learning Center (ILC) for infants and preschool children
Easy access to public transportation
Unlimited free coffee
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: P345645
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Nursing-Patient Facing
Job Function: Nursing
Schedule: Full time
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 3302 SKILLED NURSING CARE WA PMSV 2ND FLOOR
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.