Licensed Nurse Assistant (Part Time) (Haverhill,MA)
Company: Clipper Harbor Center - Genesis HealthCare
Posted on: May 19, 2019
Licensed Nurse Assistant (Part Time) (Haverhill,MA) Clipper Harbor
is a skilled nursing facility offering rehab and nursing services
in Portsmouth, NH. We currently have opportunities for Licensed
Nursing Assistants (LNA). Join our team and enjoy: 7.5 hour shifts
available: 7a-3p, 3p-11p, 11p-7a Full-time & part-time
opportunities Competitive rates and shift differentials Tuition
assistance with Nursing Development Program Nursing Tuition Loan
Repayment Program Weekend Warrior Program Full time employees can
receive an additional 25% increase to base rate with Modified
Compensation Program. Established leadership team committed to YOUR
career advancement POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of a
licensed nurse, the Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) delivers
efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive
clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. He/she will
function within the standards of practice as accorded by his/her
License. The LNA performs various patient care activities and
related non-professional services essential to caring for personal
needs and comfort of patients. RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES:
1. Provides patient care in a manner conducive to safety and
comfort. Patient care includes, but is not limited to: 1.1. Assists
patient with or performs Activities of Daily Living (ADL); 1.2.
Obtains and records Vital Signs and weights per policy; 1.3.
Assists patients with ambulation and transfers; 1.4. Positions
patients in correct body alignment in and out of bed; 1.5. Applies
adaptive equipment as ordered; 1.6. Cares for personal belongings;
1.7. Assists physician and/or licensed nurse with treatments and
procedures as needed; 2. Makes both occupied and unoccupied beds;
3. Accompanies patients when transported outside the center for
appointments as requested; 4. Ensures patients are ready for
scheduled rehab therapy and transports patients to rehab area; 5.
Notifies licensed nurse if patient identification is missing; 6.
Participates in the care planning process and implements care
according to care plan; 7. Performs skin care treatments, as
permitted by state regulation; 8. Applies simple clean dressings,
slings, stockings, and support bandages, under direction of the
licensed nurse, as permitted by state regulation; 9. Feeds or
assists patients with meals and provides additional nourishment and
hydration per care plan; 10. Records patient's oral intake and
output; 11. Uses Point Click Care (PCC -POC) according to the
Business Processes, if applicable; 12. Answers call light or bell
promptly, delivers messages, cleans areas of spillage or accidents;
13. Uses Standard precautions when caring for all patients. Adheres
to Contact and/or Droplet Precautions as indicated; 14.
Participates in the orientation of new nursing assistants; 15.
Reports changes in patient's condition, patient/family concerns or
complaints to charge nurse and/or supervisor; 16. Collects and bags
soiled linen and delivers to dirty linen area; 17. Obtains clean
linens and supplies from supply areas, cleans utility rooms,
kitchen areas and all other nursing areas, as assigned; 18. Cleans
patient equipment as assigned; 19. Transfers patient's belongings
and equipment as directed, and assists with postmortem care; 20.
Assists with patient discharge as requested; 21. Assists with the
orientation of newly hired LNAs; 22. Promotes a culture of safety
to ensure a healthy practice and living environment; 23.
Collaborates and coordinates with other departments to provide
timely effective care consistent with individual's needs, choices
and preferences; 24. Contributes to an environment that is
respectful, team-oriented, and responsive to the concerns of staff,
patients and families; 25. Participates in quality improvement
activities as requested; 26. Maintains confidentiality and protects
sensitive Protected Health Information (PHI) at all times; 27.
Stays and works beyond scheduled shift if needed to meet state
staffing requirements and/or needs of patients; 28. Performs other
duties as requested. ALN1 QUALIFICATIONS: SPECIFIC
EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:1. Successful completion of a
state approved certified nursing assistant program.2. A minimum of
a high school education or high school equivalency diploma is
preferred.3. This position requires that the employee is able to
read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to
ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients and visitors at the
work site when responding to their medical and physical needs.4.
Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required
by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be
administered at the work site if required.5. Basic knowledge of
computer use or willingness to learn.6. Must attend a minimum of 12
hours continuing education programs provided by the center in order
to maintain certification. Position Type: Part Time Req ID: 307498
Center Name: Clipper Harbor Center Associated topics: license,
licensed practical nurse, licensed vocational, licensed vocational
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