Fairview Health Services

Resident Assistant

Job Locations US-IA-Coralville
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(6/10/2021 7:51 AM)
Requisition ID
2021-74515
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date
Patient Care (Non Nursing)
Community
Stirlingshire of Coralville
Shift
day
Hours per 2 weeks
40
Department
Long Term Care

Overview

When you come to work at Ebenezer, we promise to support your growth, honor your strengths and empower you to make a difference in the lives of others. Named as a Star Tribune Top Workplace for the 11th time, Ebenezer is Minnesota’s largest senior living organization with over 100 years of excellence in service. We are growing and expanding into Iowa! 

 

Stirlingshire of Coralville, Iowa is managed by Ebenezer and is our new senior care community that will be opening early 2021! This senior community will include 53 Assisted Living units and 20 Memory Care units. 

 

We are looking for a Resident Assistant/Home Health Aide whom would be responsible for providing personal cares and designated health related services to enhance and/or maintain the senior living residents’ physical and emotional well-being. 

 

This patient support position includes;  

  • .5 FTE or 40 hours in two weeks 
  • Day shift
  • Every other weekend rotation and holiday rotation  

Responsibilities/Job Description

  • Assists residents with personal cares including but not limited to: bathing, shaving, dressing, hair care, feeding, toileting, and transfers/lifts. 
  • Under direction of Nurse assists with health-related services as needed such as; passing medication, glucose monitoring, temperatures, blood pressure, and pulse. 
  • Performs other duties as assigned such as; laundry, cleaning, meal service, and assisting with activities.  
  • Observes residents and reports status to appropriate staff. 
  • Assists with onboarding of new resident assistants. 

Qualifications

Required: 

  • Med Manager Certification by approved Iowa agency or must be able to obtain this certification within 30 days of hire date. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively, with empathy and compassion for residents and coworkers 
  • Ability to work in a team setting and support others 
  • Ability to work with a diverse and elderly population 
  • Ability to use technology in the form of computers, hand held devices, and phones 

Preferred

  • High School diploma or GED or completion of a formal NA or HHA course preferred 
  • Previous work experience as HHA, CNA, NA, DSP, PCA or similar is preferred 
  • Work experience in a customer service setting preferred 

Keywords; DSP, HHA, PCA, NA, CNA, nursing assistant, caregiver

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