Nov 11, 2020

CNA - PACE

  • Providence St. Joseph Health
  • Seattle, WA, USA

Job Description

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to the Pace Mlk department at Providence Elderplace in Seattle, Washington.

Under the direction of the PCA Coordinator, assists participants in maintaining an environment consistent with their needs. Assists participants in their mobility exercises to help them be more independent for their activities and to maintain their current level of functioning. Provides care in a manner that assures participant satisfaction and retention.

In this position you will:

  • Provide or assist participants with personal care (e.g., bathing, dressing, toileting, oral and denture care, hair and skin, shaving, nail trimming).Take weight, vital signs and collect specimens as assigned.
  • Assist with Multi-Purpose room activities as assigned.
  • Assist with dining area set-up and distribution of meals and snacks as assigned. Assist with feeding and/or monitoring during meals. Assist with morning beverage service.
  • Assist on vans both morning and afternoons as needed. This includes assisting participants on/off the vans, escorting to/from residence and PEP, and wheelchair securement.
  • Help participants to move, turn, get in and out of bed, chair, or wheelchair; and ambulate with or without assistive devices.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) licensure
  • Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
  • Food Handler's permit (or must obtain within 14 days of hire)
  • Experience in Long term care or related geriatric and/or rehabilitative experience
  • Nurse delegation for nursing assistance training within 120 days
  • 70 hours of basic training within 120 days
  • Mental health specialty training within 120 days
  • Dementia specialty training within 120 days

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
  • Assisted living background

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence ElderPlace is conveniently located in Seattle, WA. The PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) keeps older adults as healthy as possible in the community by providing comprehensive health care and social services including: primary and specialty medical care, a day health program, social work services, rehabilitation, housing (if necessary) and much more. The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our participants.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 272989