Benefits: 401k, Health/Vision/Dental Job Responsibilities Respond to residents' inquiries for information and assists the immediate supervisor with tasks to support WCS's Nursing Department Team. Provide quality nursing care to residents in an environment that promotes their rights, dignity, freedom of choice and individuality. Interacts with residents in a manner that displays warmth and promotes a caring environment. Provides individualized care that promotes and encourages each resident maintain or attain the highest physical, mental and psychosocial well-being. Oversees and guides staff in evaluation and planning of the residents 'emotional and psychological needs; ensuring comprehensive action plans to respond to needs. Develops understanding of residents' individualized care plan and provides support to the residents according to their care plan. Ensure high quality of service by contributing to the care planning process by providing supervisor or other care planning staff with pertinent information, and observations of the residents' needs and preferences. Ensure individual needs of residents are met; provides assistance with grooming, bathing, dressing up, oral hygiene, feeding, incontinent care, toileting, transferring and ambulation. Assists in maintaining a safe and clean environment; reports environmental deficiencies to the supervisor nurse. Protects the personal belongings of residents, including eyeglasses, dentures, hearing aids, furnishings, jewelry, clothing and others. Promptly reports missing items and participates in efforts to locate missing items. Answers residents' call lights promptly and courteously. Observes and reports symptoms, reaction and progress of residents. Observes and follows facility infection control standards/protocols during the performance of all duties. Attends in-service programs and classes. Assists with the orientation of new NAC staff to assigned area.
High School diploma or GED equivalent NAC certificate from State approved program, and licensed to practice in State of Washington No violation in OBRA registry Will consider NARs as long as the candidate is actively working to get CNA license and has completed clinical training.
Negotiable, Depends on Experience/Background
Washington Care Center has staff RN/LPN to assist you meet NAC clinical rotation requirements in place during COVID19 pandemic. Apply to get more for more information.
Day Shift: 6am-2pm Evening Shift: 2pm-10pm Night Shift: 10pm-6am Full Time is typically 4 on 2 off. Part time and on-call positions available is available only on specific days of the week (i.e. weekends only)