Assists residents with dressing, grooming, eating, bathing, positioning, turning, toileting and exercising.
Gives treatments, performs tests, carries out procedures and collects specimens as instructed.
Reports and records observations and results of treatments, tests, procedures and specimens when indicated. Encourages residents to attend meals in the dining room by escorting to and from dining room
Encourages independence, attendance at activities, restorative programs and rehabilitation
Assists residents with meals in ways that meet their individual needs and desires, while being cognizant of changes in appetites and physical abilities to eat and drink
Establishes and maintains good relationships with residents and their families
Disposes of all incontinent products according to OSHA regulations and Company policy
Demonstrates knowledge of aseptic technique in all resident care to prevent spread of disease and infections
Adheres to universal precautions and all other infection control guidelines
Demonstrates knowledge of emergency policy and procedure
Practices proper body mechanics when lifting following safety guidelines
Responds to resident emergencies and answers signal lights promptly
Changes bed linens, makes beds and keeps rooms clean and orderly
Maintains safe and sanitary work stations and equipment
Works assigned schedule
Follows proper procedure for clocking in and out for shifts