MAKE YOUR MARK, MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
Diversicare is a premier provider of post-acute healthcare services with a strong legacy of quality care. We strive to foster a culture of transparency, support, and innovation. Our Mission is to improve every life we touch by providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations . We are proud to provide work/life integration for our team members and offer a comprehensive benefits package.
Diversicare operates 76 centers in ten states primarily in the Midwest, Southeast and Southwest. As Diversicare team member, you will play an instrumental role in the care of our patients and residents, our most important responsibility. We are seeking compassionate team members to assist our patients and residents with activities of daily living. We are committed to providing a supportive and collaborative work environment for our team members. A qualified candidate is responsible for all key accountabilities in a manner that is reflective of Diversicare’s Mission and Core Values: Integrity, Excellence, Compassion, Teamwork, and Stewardship. If you are looking for an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients and residents you serve, Diversicare is the place for you.
To perform or assist the resident with completing Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
Responds to residents call lights to provide maximum comfort, safety and privacy
Re-teaches resident to perform ADL skills
Provides restorative care to prevent pressure sores, contractures, and complications
Ensures adequate hydration and nutrition of resident; reports deviations from norm to the Charge Nurse promptly
Performs blood pressure, pulse, respirations, intake/output and weights accurately; records it
Assist residents with meals at lunch and dinner
Documentation of room visits
Assist residents participating in activity programs
Transports residents by ambulation or by wheelchair to areas of facility (dining room, lobby and activities).
Other duties as assigned by Charge Nurse
Registered in the state as a State Registered Nurse Aide
Verbal ability is required to communicate with residents and to understand instructions received from nursing staff
A preference for performing direct care services is a benefit
Able to perform a variety of activities characterized by change and sort duration in caring for residents
Ability to read and write and accurately report
Diversicare is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. Diversicare does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity), national origin, age, or disability, sexual orientation, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job ID 2018-29682
Type Regular Full-Time
Location Name Carter Nursing & Rehab Center
Address P O Box 904