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Live Oak Village Resident Care Assistant in Foley, Alabama

Job Title: Personal Care Assistant (PCA) - PRN (On call)Education/Training: A high school diploma/GED; computer skills required.Experience:iOne year experience in a healthcare facility is preferred.rience:**Position Summary:* Must be able to assist residents with ambulation, bathing, dressing, eating, and grooming, and other activities of daily living as needed.Must possess the ability to exhibit patience and tact when dealing with residents, their families and visitors at all times and have a genuine interest in geriatric care. i i i i i*Primary Duties and Responsibilities:i1. Escort and/or assists residents to and from resident's room, dining rooms and resident activities.i2. Assists in dressing and undressing residents.i3. Assists in bathing residents in tub or shower.i4. Combs hair, cleans and cuts resident's fingernails and toenails, gives mouth care, assists in cleaning teeth and dentures and gives shampoos as neei5. Assists walking ambulatory residents as needed.i6. Responsible for required reports as assignedi7. Manage resident medication assistance in Electronic Medication System.i i i i i*Clinical/Technical Duties and Responsibilities:*i8. Supervise and monitor residents in regard to safety, following applicable resident care policy and procedures.i9. Report any noted changes in resident's condition.i10. Take and record temperature, pulse, blood pressure and respiration rate, when assigned.i11. Ensure compliance with resident medication assistance guidelines outlined in ALF Policy and Procedures.i i i i i i i i*Resident Services and Satisfaction:*12. Fully understand all aspects of residents' rights; maintain the comfort, privacy and dignity of each resident in the delivery of services to them.13. Interact in a manner that promotes the emotional well-being of the resident.14. Maintain a professional demeanor.15. Answer and refer telephone calls or other inquires to ensure accurate and timely communications are facilitated.Shift is 6:00 am to 2:30 pm Monday through Sunday

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