Fairview Manor Nursing Assistant in Fairview, Pennsylvania

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NEW 2018 STARTING WAGES! :

Base rate is $12/hr and increases based on years of experience. :

Position Summary: :

Performs direct patient care under the supervision of licensed nursing personnel.

Essential Functions::

  • Because HCF exists to care for our residents, regular attendance and punctuality are essential to provide quality care
  • Must be in good physical condition as the position requires the ability to stand on one’s feet throughout the day, as well as, push, pull, move and/or lift repetitively a minimum of 10 pounds up to greater than 50 pounds.
  • Commitment to HCF mission, values, philosophy and Service Excellence Initiative
  • Must be able to complete performance requirements independently while using good judgment as well as have the ability to harmoniously work with others
  • Must be able to read, write and understand the English language Position Responsibilities::

  • Assist residents in all activities of daily living, to include, bathing, dressing, eating, toileting, transferring, personal hygiene and ambulation

  • Must follow HCF Policies and Procedures
  • Must meet job related competencies as outlined in the Skills Competency Manual
  • Answers call lights
  • Complete documentation of care given
  • Refers to and follows resident care plan
  • Report any abnormal findings, such as, injuries, incidents, skin issues, complaints, suspected abuse/neglect/misappropriation, and any unsafe conditions
  • Attend required in-service education
  • Keep resident rooms and work areas neat and clean
  • Follows appropriate Infection Control and Safety Practices
  • Communicates effectively with residents, staff and visitors
  • All other duties as assigned Knowledge, Skills and abilities: :

  • A minimum of a grammar school education is essential.

  • A high school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Is already a State Tested Nurse Aide or will successfully complete and pass a State approved Nurse Aide training program and competency exam within four months of date of hire.