Under the supervision of an RN, performs basic patient care activities. Records all entires, vital signs, and data using the appropriate manual forms or electronic charting. Create and maintain a calm atmosphere throughout the unit and through the shift. Monitors for any resident change of condition and promptly reports to the nurse. Assists with performing tasks that adhere to residents' plan of care and choice in resident-centered environment.
To perform this job, an individual must perform each essential function satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation.
Performs basic patient care activities as delegated and supervised by an RN, including monitoring vital signs, possibly taking blood glucose measurements, and recording intake and output. Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living, including but not limited to bathing, grooming, eating, and ambulation. Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental, and emotional conditions to nursing staff. Assists with keeping patient rooms and common areas stocked, clean and orderly.
Every effort has been made to make this job description as complete as possible. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties the incumbent will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is a logical assignment to the position. This position description does not restrict the right of management to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities with and without notice.