Facility: GSS MN Pipestone Com
Location: Pipestone, MN
Address: 1311 N Hiawatha Ave, Pipestone, MN 56164, USA
Shift: 12 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36.00
Begin a new career in caregiving! The Nursing Assistant (NA) serves as a compassionate caregiver to our residents. They provide resident-centered nursing care and daily living assistance to assigned resident under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN). We will train you in the skills you need to grow and succeed. Our NAs deliver age-appropriate care related to the physical and psychological needs of the resident as per care plan. They provide assistance with basic health care needs including daily living activities that may include, but are not limited to:
bathing, toileting, grooming, dressing/undressing, obtaining and recording vital signs, and providing psychosocial support and other personal care to assigned resident.
assisting the resident in transferring, repositioning, and walking using correct and appropriate transfer techniques and equipment and also provides range of motion and passive exercises.
completing tasks related to food preparation and dining, while creating a positive dining experience for the resident, and assisting residents with meals and snacks.
The NA aids providers and nursing staff members with procedures, if needed. Documents resident interactions as needed and the outcomes related to resident care. Communicates resident's changing condition and care related concerns/responses to the charge nurse. Collects non-invasive body fluid specimens and gathers vital signs.
The NA also provides housekeeping and laundry services to assist residents with keeping living areas clean and operational, and provides assistance with wellness and recreational programs and encourages residents to participate. May participate in departmental/organization committees and task forces as needed. Considered a member of the nursing team and is expected to know, and will be held accountable for, following infection prevention and control policies and Personal Protective Equipment use.
High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) preferred, but not required.
Minimum age of 16. Prior clinical or nursing assistant experience in long-term care preferred.
Required Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification with the State Board of Nursing, or state certified CNA within four months of date into the position by being enrolled in a training program or in the process of obtaining certification through Endorsement. CNA training and certification required and provided by facility.
Satisfactorily completes yearly department specific competency testing and maintains a record of continuing education credits for each year.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://good-sam.jobs/benefits .
The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to email@example.com .
The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.
Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-38102