STNA (Birchaven-FT & PT & PRN, all shifts)

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POST DATE 8/11/2016
END DATE 11/15/2016

Blanchard Valley Health System Findlay, OH

Company
Blanchard Valley Health System
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
114
AJE Ref #
575850454
Location
Findlay, OH
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION

The primary purpose of this position is to support the licensed staff by giving direct resident care and performing Nurse aide functions such as care for the personal needs and comfort of residents under the supervision of a Charge Nurse, and in accordance with current applicable federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations, Birchaven Village policy and procedure, Birchaven Village ethical statement and resident rights, subject to the employee handbook.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

* Meet the minimum age requirement of 16 years old.

* Current registry with the State of Ohio Nurse Aide Registry or have completed Nurse Aide training with valid certificate.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

* Positive service-oriented interpersonal and communication skills required.

* Individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to needs of the residents served on his/her neighborhood.

* The individual must demonstrate basic knowledge of the principles related to the aging adult and problems associated with aging.

* Possess the ability to assess data reflective of the resident status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each residents needs.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

This position requires a full range of body motion with intermittent activities in walking, sitting, lifting, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting and standing. The associate will be required to lift 50 pounds or more. This position requires individuals to lift work above the shoulder. The associate must have corrected vision and hearing in the normal range. Individual must have excellent communication skills to perform daily tasks.

This position is classified at risk for possible occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens (HBV, HIV etc.)