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LA CROSSE COUNTY Resident Care Assistant in LA CROSSE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: See job description on our website for full list of duties and qualifications. Assists tenants in daily activities, such as orientation of new tenants, escorting and transporting to various activities, encouraging socializing and communicating with other tenants, and assisting and encouraging them with own care to preserve their dignity and self worth. Assists with or provides personal care. Answers emergency call system and follow up as necessary. Performs simple nursing duties such as weights, temperature, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure. Assists with meal service and clean up. Changes bed linens, collects laundry and assists with housekeeping duties (vacuums, dust, bathroom and kitchen clean up). Empties tenant garbage regularly and common areas as assigned. Assures tenant apartments are neat and safe. Determines and administers medications by following the "Five Rights": Right resident; Right medication; Right dosage; Right time; Right route/method ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: http://lacrossecounty.org/personnel/employment.asp Other: We will be accepting applications until this position is filled.

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