Certified Nursing Assistant -PACE DAY CENTER
Company: Rocky Mountain Health Care Services
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: January 15, 2019
POSITION SUMMARY: A CNA is responsible for assisting participants in the program for all inclusive care for the elderly (PACE) with activities of daily living (ADLs), such as showering, eating, dressing, etc. They also assist in the delivery of instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) and restorative care, such as accompaniment to clinic appointments, physical therapy exercises and quality of life activities. CNAs are instrumental in the fulfilment of our mission to keep participants living as independently as possible for as long as possible and function as an important part of the interdisciplinary team. CNA opportunities exist both in the day center, residential programs, as well as in the home of our participants and job duties and schedule are dependent on location and function (please see designation for a full list of duties below). MISSION - Improving Lives, Optimizing Wellness, Promoting Independence COMPETENCIES: Communication Customer Service/Participant Focus Ethical Practice Flexibility Technical/Skill Expertise Relationship Management Stress Management/Composure RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES: Documents services provided to participants consistently, accurately and in a timely manner via Electronic Health Record (EHR). Follows procedure for flow sheet completion. Participates in participants care planning through with interdisciplinary teams. Handles potentially infectious specimens with appropriate biohazard precautions, and practices universal precautions. Displays a willingness and ability to be responsive in a warm and caring manner to all customer groups. Participates in Quality Assurance and program improvement initiatives as assigned. Other duties as requested/assigned. DAY CENTER (PACE) Assists participants with activities of daily living (bathing, dressing, grooming, hair care, mouth care, eating, hand and foot nail care and toileting) as assigned or needed. Creates and participates in group(s) and one-on-one activities in memory impaired unit. Monitors and assists participants with meals at feeding table. Assists, throughout the day, in maintaining clean and orderly day rooms, kitchen and personal care areas. Assists the drivers with the loading and unloading of participants from vehicles. Demonstrates dependability through consistent compliance with scheduled work hours. Participates in participants care planning through cooperation with interdisciplinary teams. May rotate into the clinic as a CNA as approved by the Day Center Manager. Assist with Meal Reimbursement sheets as needed. ORGANIZATIONAL (CORE RATING FACTORS): Demonstrate support of the Companys Mission, Vision and Core Values Provide Exceptional Customer Service Ensure discretion with confidential information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines Support a collaborative work environment including courteous, helpful and professional behavior Embrace Organizational Excellence through practicing individual time management, efficiency and effectiveness and participating in continuous improvement efforts Adhere to and supports all Company policies and procedures Support and practices safe work habits in accordance with policies and procedures Bring ideas, problems and concerns forward and participates in resolution and implementation Participate in and completes regulatory compliance trainings within the prescribed deadlines Attend required meetings Maintain skills and knowledge required including written and verbal communication, best practices for industry standards, and computer competency
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