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Providence CNA - Float Pool in Seattle, Washington

Description

Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant LTC (NAC) (Per Diem, Variable Shift) to work in the Float Pool 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.

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern system.

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:

  • Nursing Assistant Certification.

  • Food Handler's Permit (or must obtain within 14 days of hire)

  • 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.

Requsition ID: P346415
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Nursing-Patient Facing
Job Function: Nursing
Schedule: Per-Diem
Shift: Variable
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 3302 FLOAT PERSONNEL WA
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.