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AL Care Partner

Company: Harbor Retirement Associates (HRA)
Location: Memphis
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

  • Provides residents assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL) while recognizing the importance of their dignity and respect at all times.
  • Provides quality care and assistance to residents in accordance with the resident philosophy and policies and resident rights
  • Assists residents in meeting their physical, emotional and spiritual needs
  • Adheres to each resident's Level of Care (LOC), notifies supervisor of any changes in resident's condition
  • Answers and responds to resident calls in a timely manner
  • Assists residents with Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
  • Checks residents every two (2) hours and reports findings
  • Encourages residents to attend meals in the dining room by escorting to and from Dining room
  • Assists residents with meals in ways that meet their individual needs and desires, while being cognizant of changes in appetites and physical abilities to eat and drink
  • Assists with cleaning and setting the dining room as directed by supervisor
  • Assists with cleaning and tidying resident's room as directed by supervisor
  • Assists with resident's personal laundry as directed by supervisor
  • Establishes and maintains good relationships with residents and their families
  • Disposes of all incontinent products according to OSHA regulations and Company policy
  • Practices proper body mechanics when lifting following safety guidelines
  • Responds to resident emergencies
  • Works assigned schedule
  • Follows proper procedure for clocking in and out for shifts
  • Follows guidelines for uniforms and wears name badge daily
  • Follows policy on signing equipment in and out, and uses Company assigned equipment properly as intendedNon-Essential Functions:
    • Leads by example exhibiting theCORE Valuesthrough servant leadership
    • Encourages teamwork and promotes company philosophy
    • Attends required community meetings and participates Life Enrichment activities when able
    • Completes all required courses in adherence with HRA University
    • Is prompt and able to perform the required duties of the position on a regular, predictable basis
    • Becomes familiar and understands how to report a missing person using theSafe Returnprogram or equivalent
    • Becomes familiar and understands the steps for fire evacuation
    • All associates are responsible for maintaining a safe and secure environment for all community residentsQualifications/Skills/Educational Requirements:
      • Must have a high school education
      • Non-Certification with proper training, or possession of valid state certification as C.N.A.
      • 1 - 3 years experience in a senior care community or nursing home environment preferred
      • Has a good understanding of how Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease can affect behavior
      • Able to communicate effectively with all levels of management, associates, residents, family members, and outside contactsMust possess a passion to work with and around senior citizens

Keywords: Harbor Retirement Associates (HRA), Memphis , AL Care Partner, Other , Memphis, Tennessee

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