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Personal Care Attendant

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Website Bridgewater Health and Rehabilitation

Bridgewater Health and Rehabilitation

Company : Bridgewater Health and Rehabilitation

Country: United States

Location : Ocala, Florida

Post: Thu, 09 Sep 2021 15:18:21 GMT

Expires: Thu, 07 Oct 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Overview:
Join Bridgewater Park as a PCA and become a CNA!

It is your pathway to become one of the world’s HERO’s!

 

 

Personal Care Attendant Primary Job Function

The primary purpose of this position is providing for the daily care, health needs, safety and comfort of the residents under the supervision and direction of the nursing staff.

Responsibilities:
Personal Care Attendant Primary Responsibilities

Receiving and following written/verbal care assignments and providing for the daily care of residents.  This includes:

Assisting residents by answering call lights;

Assisting residents with activities of daily living: call lights, turning and repositioning in bed, transferring one person stand by residents from bed to chair/wheelchair/use of Gait belt, bed baths, dressing and undressing, assisting to bathroom, and assisting with devices, use and storage of hearing aids, eyeglasses, and dentures;

Removing all items such as cups, pitchers, etc. from cart and cleaning the cooler/cart;

Offering emotional support and actively listening to residents which will help them develop trust and achieve independence in daily living;

Maintaining the confidentiality of all residents and their care to ensure resident rights and privacy are protected at all times;

Reporting and documenting resident and/or visitor incidents, accidents, complaints or allegations according to the facility’s policy and procedure using the designated occurrence reporting system.

Complying with safety requirements, infection control measures, and maintaining a clean work environment in accordance with facility policy

Qualifications:
Personal Care Attendant Minimum Qualifications/Requirements

Certificate of completion for the 8-hour state approved Personal Care Assistant Class or be enrolled in the class upon hire. Completion of the class is required to be completed within one week of being hired.

The ability to follow written and verbal instructions, function independently and make independent decisions when circumstances warrant  

Personal integrity and the ability to deal tactfully with residents, family members, visitors, government agencies and personnel  

The ability to be discrete and protect the integrity of confidential information and stay within Corporate Compliance and HIPPA  

The ability to adhere to professional code of ethics  

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