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Providence Health & Services ADH Personal Care/ Rehab/Activity Aide - Spokane Adult Day Health in Spokane, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a ADH Personal Care/Rehab/Activity Aide (0.8 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Spokane Adult Day Health Providence Elderplace in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

The ADH Personal Care/Rehab/Activity Aide assists therapists, nurses and activity coordinator in providing personal care to clients. Leads therapy groups under the direction of the Certified Rehab RN. Leads structured activities under the direction of the activity coordinator.

In this position, you will:

  • Assist Physical therapist and Rehab certified RN with restorative therapy and individual therapy needs.

  • Monitor patient reaction to therapy and reports significant changes or developments to therapist.

  • Assist in transferring patients between different surfaces as needed.

  • Assist in general department maintenance by performing light housekeeping tasks on a frequent basis:

  • Perform scheduled cleaning and maintenance of department equipment and supplies per department procedures.

  • Maintain a safe environment for clients, staff and visitors.

  • Communicate effectively to clients, staff and visitors.

  • Consider individual needs in the treatment of clients and staff, including ethical, cultural, psychosocial, religious and age specific aspects for impaired adults and the elderly.

  • Attend daily meetings to receive and give updates on clients and schedules.

  • Assist with rehab exercises and recreational activity program.

  • Perform toileting and personal care of clients.

  • Assist with safe movement of clients to and from groups and activities.

  • Serve lunches according to CACFP guidelines and assists clients with eating as needed.

  • Ensure safe lifting and transfer of clients.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • AHA-BLS required within 3 months of hire

  • PLs 540 and 580: In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) criminal background check is required for this position.

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • 1 year experience working with older adults

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence ElderPlace is conveniently located in Spokane, WA. The PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) keeps 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. The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our participants.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 302949

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