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Home Care CNA

WhiteStone - A Masonic & Eastern Star Community
Greensboro, NC 27407

For more than 100 years, we have been serving seniors from our conveniently and centrally located campus in the heart of Greensboro. 



Those we serve are always our first priority and our employees are essential to the services we provide to all our residents.



At our organization, we realize that our success starts with our employees!  As an Employer of Choice, we are committed to an employee culture that embraces true employee engagement, allowing opportunities to share ideas and suggestions that impact how we serve our residents. At WhiteStone, you will not be just an employee, you will be a significant part of our community where involvement is key to our success. 



Currently seeking compassionate, hospitality-minded CNAs to provide resident-centered care to those we serve. We specifically have a need on our 2nd shift (3pm-11pm). We would love to have you on our team!



Apply below to join our WhiteStone Family!


 


 


Home Care CNA



GENERAL SUMMARY:

Functions under the direction of a Case Manager or Nursing Supervisor in providing direct patient care services as outlined below.  Employee may be required to lift, transfer, and transport residents.  Delivers personal care to residents and keeps records on personal health care activities as defined within the respective regulatory environment (State Home Health regulations).



Essential Job Duties:



  1. Under the direction of the Home Care Administrator or Nursing Supervisor the following personal care duties may be performed in assisting the residents:


    1. Bathroom assistance

    2. Bed Making

    3. Breakfast, lunch and/or dinner assistance

    4. Foot care

    5. Support stocking assistance

    6. Laundry

    7. Wake up service

    8. Dog walking



  2. Encourages and offers fluids to provide adequate oral intake.

  3. Observes appearance and behavioral changes in the resident and reports to the Supervisor.

  4. Follows infection control standard precautions and safety policies per agency, state and federal regulations. Uses personal protective equipment as needed.

  5. Maintains clean and neat resident environment. 

  6. May be required to accompany a resident to physician's appointment, shopping or errands. 

  7. Assists residents to meet socialization needs.  Accompanies residents to activities.  Helps residents maintain a dignified quality of life. 

  8. Responds quickly and courteously to requests of the residents and heath care team.

  9. As instructed, provides medication reminders.

  10. Takes and records vital signs as indicated.





Other Duties:



  1. Maintains confidentiality of resident information.

  2. Home Care staff times slips are to be submitted to the scheduler weekly.

  3. Report all incidents/accidents to the home care supervisor immediately.

  4. Follows the direction of the nursing care plan under the guidance of the Case Manager, Nursing Supervisor and/or Home Care Administrator.  Accepts responsibility for completing assignments once it has been accepted.

  5. Responsible for client safety.  Must use care in performing job duties to prevent accident and injury to self and others.  Must be familiar with and use proper lifting techniques.  Maintain compliance with WhiteStones safety program.  If issued safety equipment it must be used.

  6. Utilizes effective written/verbal communication.

  7. Other duties as assigned.



           

HOSPITALITY FOCUS: 

WhiteStone fully embraces a culture of hospitality.  To that end, we include the following hospitality promises as a guide for our interpersonal interactions with residents, co-workers, and guests:



  1. We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile.

  2. We treat everyone with courteous respect.

  3. We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and act accordingly.

  4. We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner.

  5. We hold ourselves and one another accountable.

  6. We embrace and value our differences.

  7. We make residents, employees and guests feel important.

  8. We ask Is there anything else I can do for you?

  9. We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times.

  10. We pay attention to details.





WELLNESS FOCUS:

WhiteStone employees are expected to promote a healthy community culture for all residents and employees.  This is a whole-person approach to health and wellness which includes eight dimensions of wellness:  Emotional, Environmental, Health Services, Intellectual, Physical, Social, Spiritual and Vocational.  Through these efforts we can ensure and exceed residents wellness needs relating to their mind, body and soul, which may also have a positive effect on the employees, as a result.



QUALIFICATIONS:



  1. Ability to understand and follow instructions in English, communicate effectively, and perform simple arithmetic. 

  2. Certification as required by State regulations.

  3. Must have minimum 6 months CNA direct care experience.

  4. Current CPR where required by state regulations





PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS:

Visual/hearing acuity sufficient to understand written/oral communication and to observe the residents condition.  While performing this job, good body mechanics are involved, may be required to lift, transport/transfer clients.  Bending, squatting, standing and walking as required.   Must be able to push approx. 250 pounds in a wheelchair.  Must be able to lift between approximately 50 lbs.  Must be able to work under stress and cope with sometimes difficult, confused, disoriented and physically disabled clients. Good working conditions in the home or the health care center.  Occasionally may be exposed to unpleasant odors, soiled clothing and linen.  May be subjected to verbal abuse or noncooperative residents. 


 


Criminal background, drug screen, references required. EOE

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Posted: 2021-03-31 Expires: 2021-04-30

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