Providence Health & Services Personal Care Assistant / CNA - PACE Kent in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Personal Care Assistant (PCA) / Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) at Providence ElderPlace in Kent, Washington.
The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our exceptionally diverse participants. In our own words, “Our objective is not simply to grow. It is to transform the lives of those we serve. It is to bring them comprehensive and coordinated care, to bring them relationship, to help them age in place, and when needed provide support through end-of-life.”
In this position you will:
Provide or assist participants with personal care (e.g., bathing, dressing, toileting, oral and denture care, hair and skin, shaving, nail trimming).
Take weight, vital signs and collect specimens as assigned.
Assist on vans both morning and afternoons as needed.
Help participants to move, turn, get in and out of bed, chair, or wheelchair; and ambulate with or without assistive devices.
Maintain required documentation on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis.
Report all pertinent observations of participants to appropriate medical staff or supervisor.
Help maintain order and cleanliness of the center and its equipment and linens, including disinfecting furniture and other common use items.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) licensure
1 year of experience working in a healthcare setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Experience working with the elderly population
About the ministry you will serve:
Providence ElderPlace is a PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) program conveniently located in Kent, WA. ElderPlace is on the cutting edge of geriatric care, using an interdisciplinary team model of care to keep older adults as healthy as possible in the community by providing comprehensive health care and social services including: primary and specialty medical care, a day health program, social work services, rehabilitation, housing (if necessary) and much more.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details: http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 262781