Kettering Medical Center SG CAREGIVER in Miamisburg, Ohio
Description Kettering Medical Center seeks to hire a Caregiver who will embrace our mission to improve the quality of life of the people in the communities we serve through health care and education.
KETTERING HEALTH NETWORK AT A GLANCE Taking pride in our Sacred Work, Kettering Health Network is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for our patients and their families. We strive to improve the quality of life of those in our community. Located in southwest Ohio, Kettering Health Network is a not-for-profit network of eight hospitals, nine emergency departments and 120 outpatient facilities
DEPARTMENT PROFILE: The Caregiver works under supervision of the professional nurse, assisting in performing specific duties and activities of daily living in caring for age specific groups identified in the position responsibilities. Adheres to the Kettering Health Network Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for assisting residents with ADLs; monitors residents and reports any abnormal behaviors to nurse; follow nursing guidelines as issued by the state regulations. Responsible for 2 hour checks on residents and responding to pages from residents’ personal emergency buttons.
The above statements reflect the general duties and responsibilities necessary to describe the principal functions of the job, as identified, and shall not be considered an exhaustive list of job responsibilities which may be inherent in the job. Responsibilities are subject to change.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the STNA opportunity with Kettering Health Network and apply online today.
Demonstrates through behavior Kettering Health Network core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork.
Performs initial and ongoing comprehensive assessment of patients, (caregivers/family) to determine home care needs, safety, and pain management. Assesses for signs of abuse and/or neglect.
Demonstrates good time management on completion of responsibilities and maintains productivity.
Adheres to infection control policies and procedures. Follows appropriate use of PPE. Performs hand hygiene according to policy.
Maintains adequate current medical supplies for residents.
Performs other duties as assigned or directed by the Nurse Manager or Floor Nurse to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
Requirements High school graduate or GED and current First Aid Certification. May have successful completion of state tested nursing assistant course or the equivalent. Previous nursing home experience with acceptable references strongly preferred.
Requisition Number: 16-5779
Title: SG CAREGIVER
Department: ASSISTED LIVING - 532072
Location: Sycamore Glen Retirement Community
Shift: Weekends Only
Job Status: Part-Time
Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 48