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Nurse Assistant

Daughters of Charity Ministries Albany, NY
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Come Join Our Team!!The Daughters of Charity is a non-profit, faith based organization.We are an EOE employer and currently are seeking friendly, dedicated individuals to be nurse assistants in our Albany, NY location. We currently have per diem and part time openings.   Our nurse assistants help in providing hands-on personal care and may conduct small group activities for our Sister residents that are geared at meeting all activities of daily living.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with the provision of resident care/small group activities, complying with established standards of care and following defined procedures.
  •  Establish and maintain a therapeutic relationship with each Sister-resident.
  •   Report pertinent data and observations through established system of communication.
  •   Follow procedures for charting to ensure that maintenance of accurate and complete patient records.
  •   Provide resident care according to an established plan of care as directed.
  •   Participate in change of shift report.
  •   Receive and carry out resident care assignments following established procedures and routines.
  •    Observe and measure Sister's vital signs, intake and output and other indicators of their state of health.
  •    Provide physical care to those Sisters who are not able to provide for themselves.
  •    Offer emotional support to residents during stressful periods.
  •    Perform specific procedures and treatments assigned by the supervisor.
  •    Assist in dining room at meals.
  •    Accompany Sister residents to outside assignments if needed.
  •    Conduct small group activities as directed.
  •    Participate and/or conduct activities for Sisters as directed by Activity staff.
  •     Monitor response to activities and report any changes in activity patterns to Charge Nurse.
  •     Provide one-on-one activities as directed                               
  •     Assist with orientation of newly hired nursing assistants.
  •     Cooperate with staff to achieve departmental objectives and maintain good morale/teamwork   
  •    Perform light housekeeping and laundry services essential to care and comfort as well as                 maintenance of a hygienic and functional environment.
  •    Maintain an up-to-date level of knowledge and skill by, reading and participating in service training.
  •    Perform work, which is relative to each shift.
  •    Ability to react to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned.
  •    Ability to regularly attend work as scheduled.
  •   Maintain professional discretion, strict confidentiality, and prudent speech concerning all aspects of the position.
  •    Participate in/on committees, as needed.
  •     Complete annual in-service requirements.
  •     Record keeping in compliance with facility/departmental policy (i.e., treatments administered, I & Os        etc.) 
  •     Comply with all safety policies, practices, and procedures. Report all unsafe activities to supervisor.
  •     Provide leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill.                     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                       

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Daughters of Charity Ministries

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Albany, NY
12204 USA