Providence Health & Services NAR - Long Term Care in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Nursing Assistant - Registered (NAR) (Long Term Care, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, 40 hrs/wk) to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Days from 6am-2:30pm.

In this position you will:

  • Act as an advocate for patients in maintaining choice, independence, privacy, dignity and security.

  • Provide appropriate patient care as directed by the licensed nurse.

  • Assist in providing care and implementing delegated activities of the nursing plan.

  • Have responsibility for providing support and assistance to sub-acute patients and long term care residents, which may include those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing Assistant - Registered with the state of Washington

  • Obtain Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) licensure with the state of Washington within 120 days of hire

  • Listed on NAR OBRA registry within 120 days of hire

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • Basic computer literacy, or ability to learn needed skills, to access required PH&S websites, educational tools, and other essential job information

  • Ability to use or learn to use touch-screen electronic documentation system and to enter data accurately

  • Effective oral, reading, and writing skills in English language to assure safety, health and welfare of residents

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)

  • Customer service background

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington serves people of all ages and faiths. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home in “neighborhoods” and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 201723