Samaritas Resident Assistant - Part Time Varied Shift - Bloomfield Hills, MI in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Assists residents in daily living and health support in accordance with their individual program plan.
Duties and Responsibilities
Provide hands-on care and assistance to residents, including but not limited to moving/lifting/transferring, bathing, personal hygiene and grooming, laundry and mealtime assistance. Inform Nurse/Manager of individual health care concerns or changes in resident's condition. Respond to call system promptly.
Monitor residents' health according to service plan by passing medications, monitoring vital signs and blood sugar, administering insulin, and collecting specimens as needed. Advise families when medications are needed.
Assist residents with activities in daily living, including but not limited to household tasks, communication skills, and activities in the community.
Assist in development of individuals' social and recreational interests and skills through appropriate modeling and supportive and/or programmed activities.
Record all entries on flow sheets, notes, charts, etc., in an informative and descriptive manner.
Assist residents in maintaining a clean and tidy environment, including but not limited to vacuuming, dusting, and mopping resident rooms; cleaning, washing, sanitizing, and polishing bathroom fixtures; and mopping up spills as they occur in assigned areas. Evaluate resident rooms and public areas for safety and report concerns to housekeeper.
Monitor and request orders for medical and office supplies.
Assist with serving meals in dining room as needed.
Education, Training, and Licensure/Certification
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Additional training or college courses in nursing or health care preferred.
- Experience as Resident Aide in an assisted living or nursing facility or Certified as a Nursing Assistant preferred.
At Samaritas, we ask you to join us - to “Be The Rock That Starts The Ripple”. A ripple of transformation in the individual lives of the 15,000 people we help each year, and a ripple of positive change throughout our community. Our team is growing at Samaritas! We are seeking more Rocks to join our team. We are always looking for additional employees who want to make a big impact and have a lot of fun doing so as part of an enthusiastic, collaborative team. We want you to be our rock!
We walk with people in need, offering hope and compassion while upholding their dignity, advocating for equality and justice, and seeking creative solutions with those who place their trust in us.
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Hours Per Pay Period48
Weekends and/or Holidays RequiredYes
On Call RequiredNo
Position LocationUS-MI-Bloomfield Hills