Certified Nursing Assistant
Website Aegis Therapies
Restorative Aide assisting with the plan of care for seniors
Location: Bethesda Home of Aberdeen
Hours: 40 hrs, M-F day shift
CNA License required
Pay: excellent pay and benefits
Provides knowledge and expertise in delivering appropriate wellness, fitness and exercise programs for patients and employees. Suggests additional programs and provides information related to exercise/wellness activities. Assist in the restorative care of patients as directed.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES
Directly deliver wellness/exercise programs and services for patient and employee health
Direct or assist patients in transfer techniques to walk or use walkers, and with range of motion. Coordinate self-help training; coordinate or assist with other restorative functions; evaluate progress and document daily.
Assist patients with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, changing of bed lines, and positioning in and out of bed, chair, etc.
Communicates with supervisor and other interdisciplinary team members regarding patient progress, problems, and plans
Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records according to accepted regulatory, corporate and professional guidelines.
Monitor client participation and performance and produces records as requested
Monitor existing equipment and supplies available for effective operation of programs and makes suggestions for enhancements
Participate as requested in quality review activities to assure appropriate delivery of services, and standards of practice requirements are met
Complete required documentation relative to patient/employee services
Adhere to established procedures related to patient orientation/start-up
Interact with customer staff and team members in a positive manner, work collaboratively to ensure patient/employee and customer satisfaction relative to services rendered
High School diploma or equivalent, preferred
Current certification as Certified Nursing Assistant in state of practice
Specialty certification as personal trainer, exercise specialist, fitness instructor, health and fitness specialist or similar area, preferred
Background in exercise and activity training with senior populations, preferred
Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance
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