Courtyard Nursing Care Center Nursing Unit Assistant In Training in Medford, Massachusetts
Job Description/Duties: Genesis HealthCare is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you - passionate, highly skilled and motivated to make a difference. Under the direction of a licensed nurse, the Non-Certified Nursing Aide delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. You will perform various patient care activities and related nonprofessional services essential to caring for personal needs and comfort of patients. The Non-Certified Aide must obtain certification from a state approved certified nursing assistant program within four months of hire. Position Highlights Assist patient with or performs daily living activities - eating, bathing, getting dressed, toileting. Obtain and record patient vital signs and weights. Position patients in correct body alignment in and out of bed. Care for patients' personal belongings. Make patients' beds. Why Genesis? We offer various career paths for our employees as well as on-going education and training to help them achieve their goals. Founded in 1985, Genesis remains a strong, financially stable company constantly reexamining strategies to ensure continued industry longevity. We are committed to YOU! We focus on improving the quality of care through creativity and innovation, honesty and integrity in all we do. We Care Deeply about YOU! Guided by our Core Values, Code of Conduct and Ethics program, we foster a family-like work environment with a culture of compassion. Our commitment at Genesis affiliated nursing centers is to protect the health and safety of our patients, residents and our heroic employees. We take great pride in meeting or exceeding CDC and CMS standards. On-site experts provide teaching, coaching, and support on infection prevention practices. In addition, we maintain an abundant supply of PPE, including N95/KN95 masks, for all who provide care and services to our patients and residents. Our multiple testing capabilities, including Point-of-Care (POC) testing, are available at every location and comply with CMS and local guidance. Required Skills: A minimum of a high school education or high school equivalency diploma is preferred. Basic knowledge of computer use or willingness to learn. Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language The Non-Certified Aide must obtain Certification from a state approved certified nursing assistant program within four months of hire. Genesis HealthCare, Inc. and all affiliated entities (collectively, "Genesis") provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, actual or perceived disability, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, amnesty, military status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Genesis takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. These policies are fully supported by the CEO, COO and all members of the leadership team.