CNA - Private Duty - Various shifts - #19504037

Res-Care, Inc.


Date: Dec 26, 2020
City: Memphis, TN
Contract type: Full time
Res-Care, Inc.

Our Company


Overview


Are you driven to serve and help others in your community? Caregivers and Direct Support Professionals (DSP) are the heart of our company with their compassion, dependability, and care. If you want to make an impact by helping people live their best life, read more below and apply today!


Responsibilities



  • Assists nurses by performing various basic care activities related to services essential to caring for the personal needs and comfort of patient

  • Dresses, grooms, bathes, feeds, takes and records vital signs of patients

  • Answers call lights, assists in toileting, oral care, nail care, catheter care, assists patients in wheel chairs, transports, turns bedridden patients, reports patient changes, and takes out trash

  • Requires certification as a Nurse Assistant; functions may not exceed Standards of Practice as accorded by certification

  • Provides simple or uncomplicated patient care

  • Cleans room and changes bed linen

  • Takes and records temperature, pulse, and respiration rate

  • Gives medication as directed by Physician or Nurse and makes notation of amount and time given

  • Other duties as assigned


Qualifications



  • Minimum age requirements is 18 years

  • Valid driver's license, with satisfactory driving record, as defined by agency policy

  • Certification, if required by state licensure as a CNA or Home Health Care Aide in the state in which the aide is to provide care

  • Completion of a recognized home care aide training program or 6 months of recent experience as an aide

  • Must be able to utilize proper body mechanics while lifting and may be expected to lift up 75 lbs.; must be able to sit, stand, and walk for periods of time and bend, stoop, push, pull, and reach


About our Line of Business


Adoration Home Health and Hospice provides quality and compassionate services in the comfort of home, providing support for patients, families and caregivers in their time of need. Adoration was formed to fill the need for a loving, community-focused, caring organization. We empower patients to live with dignity, find a sense of fulfillment, and celebrate with their families a life well-lived. Our employees and caregivers are proud to be a part of the Adoration team and the mission of our company. For more information about Adoration, please visit www.AdorationHealth.com. Follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.

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