Trinity Health CNA in Holyoke, Massachusetts
Listen to report, obtain assignments and the condition of the Residents at the beginning of shift. This will provide information needed to understand and implement the current plans of care for each Resident.
Reviewing Resident Care Plans and provide for care of Residents accordingly by assisting with ADL’s as needed. Personal care may include shower/ bath, shampoo, perineal care, oral hygiene, positioning, nails short and clean, dressing, range of motion, ambulation and insure adaptive devices are worn (i.e., dentures, hearing aids, glasses, etc.). All personal alarms should be functioning properly and in place.
Observe Residents and report any reactions or changes in condition to appropriate personnel.
Escort Residents to and from the Dining Room for meals, collect trays, feed Residents as assigned, record intake of solids and fluids and supervises those Residents who need assistance, distribution of nourishments to Residents as assigned, and taking responsibility to report to Nursing if refused by the Resident (ex., diabetic Residents).
Record accurately on C.N.A. Flow Sheets, Bowel and weight, intake and output sheets and reporting any significant changes to the Charge Nurse.
Follows all safety, security, Infection Control (including Universal Precautions) and hazardous materials policies and procedures. Performs all tasks to assure resident and personal safety and the protection of co-workers and facility property.
Promote and participate in educational programs. Annually attends all required educational programs according to administrative policies and procedures. Maintains required certification.
Job Number: 00170668
Location: Holyoke, MA
Organization Name: Trinity Health Senior Communities
Facility: THSC - Mt St Vincent
Employment Type: Part time
Shift: Evening Shift