Nursing Assistant/SRNA

Overview

Date Posted:
9/11/2017
Job Code:
S0268C9
Location:
H1170 ESH Nursing Facility
City:
Lexington
State:
KY
Country:
United States of America

 

Eastern State Hospital, a division of CKMS and managed by UK HealthCare, is currently recruiting for a full-time Nursing Assistant in our LTC unit.

The Nursing Assistant/SRNA role involves observation and documentation of the resident's well-being and the delivery of appropriate services to promote optimal mental health in the Long Term Care Facility. Responsible for resident activities of daily living (ADL) care such as baths, personal grooming, feeding, toileting, and related ADL activities. Maintains a safe environment for residents and family. Under the supervision of licensed staff, facilitates implementation of the Personal Recovery Plan (PRP) within the scope of duties of a non-licensed professional. FT, Nights, 7:00PM-7:30AM.

 

High School Graduate or Equivalent is required. No experience is required. Must be able to lift 50 pounds.

Must have completed a state approved nurse aide training program and the competency evaluation. The competency evaluation consists of a written exam and a clinical skills exam. The employee shall become familiar with HIPAA regulations and do their utmost to protect all protected health information (PHI) and other personal or sensitive information within their trust in the course of state business by applying appropriate safeguards and sharing only the information required to deliver agency services. Any personal or sensitive information overheard or seen by the employee will be kept confidential by not sharing it with others, on or off the work-site grounds. Fully participate in all activities regarding the elimination of the use of seclusion and restraints in resident care including educational requirements, competency development activities, and meeting established performance goals and measures. Must have computer competency in approved systems. Must have excellent customer service skills.