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  • MED TECH/PERSONAL CARE AIDE (PCA)

    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/13/2018 10:21 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-5141
    Company
    Amber Terrace at Altoona Center for Nursing Care
    Location
    US-PA-Altoona
    Category
    Nursing
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
    Education Level
    High School Diploma or Equivalent
    Experience Needed
    Less than 1 year
    Salary Info
    Based on experience
  • Overview

    MED TECHS/PERSONAL CARE AIDES (PCA) Sought for Work  in Altoona

     

    Part Time - 3rd Shift Available

    Amber Terrace is a licensed Assisted Living Facility, offering 34 furnished, beautifully decorated, private and semi-private rooms. Each room has an emergency response system, color TV with cable, wall-to-wall carpeting, and individually controlled heat and air conditioning. A well-appointed dining room and lounge provide opportunities for relaxing with guests.

     

    To support this growing community, our center seeks part-time 3rd shift Med Techs/Personal Care Aides (PCA) to assist with all daily activities on a resident-by-resident basis.

    Responsibilities

    Med Tech/Personal Care Aide (PCA) responsibilities include:

    • Providing/assisting with all daily living activities, as needed by residents
    • Promoting independence and self-sufficiency through hands-on assistance to residents with ADLs
    • Administering medications and basic treatments, as appropriate
    • Obtaining accurate temperature, pulse, respirations and records surrounding intake and output, and delivering prompt, proper incontinence care
    • Registering accurate heights and weights on admission charts as well as during monthly/as instructed weight checks
    • Answering call lights and responding to resident requests promptly
    • Assisting in new nurses/personnel orientation
    • Assisting with admission including orienting new residents and bringing personal items, as requested
    • Making residents’ beds, as needed

    Qualifications

    A current medication management certification is a plus, but we will train.  Candidates should have a proven track record of success in a similar role. A high school diploma or GED equivalent is required.

     

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