- Sheboygan, WI
Sunny Ridge Health and Rehabilitation Center is a Long Term Care Provider. We offer 24-hr professional care. We are the areas premier choice for subacute and rehabilitative care. We are dedicated to providing the best in healthcare with services and options for senior adult needs. This includes short term rehabilitation, long term care, and comprehensive medical care among other services. Come and check out our facility and our team of professionals. We look forward to meeting you.
This position is responsible for assisting residents with daily personal care and for maintaining residents’ quarters in a clean and orderly condition. Work involves direct patient contact and is performed in accordance with prescribed methods, techniques, and procedures.
Uses mechanical lifts during transfers. Changes, feeds and bathes residents; attending to other personal and grooming needs such as combing hair, trimming nails, brushing teeth, passing bed-pans and helping residents to the bathroom (transferring to and from commodes). Uses mechanical lifts during transfers. Uses bathing tubs (carousel/serenade), trolleys; showers. Serves meals to residents and feeds those unable to feed themselves, prepares trays for self-feeders. Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure and respiration. Performs range of motion on residents as ordered. Turns and positions bed patients according to turning schedules. Keeps module cards on specific residents while on duty.
Assists and encourages residents in obtaining correct goals as stated in Care Plans and module cards.
Cleans up spills on the floor in order to prevent accidents; participates in safety drills. Keeps track of splints and adaptable equipment. Notes any unusual changes in resident's condition and reports to nurse.
- Completion of a Certified Nurse Assistant program and must be on the state registry. Some knowledge of nursing assistant practices. Some knowledge of safety and accident prevention.
- Some skill in bathing, feeding, clothing, and caring for residents. Ability to assist patients with bodily functions. Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime when necessary.