McLaren Health Care Personal Care Technician in St. Ignace, Michigan

Personal Care Technician

Department:Private Duty

Schedule:Casual

Shift:Variable days

Hours:Variable

Salary Range:$10.22 Commensurate with experience

Job Details:

The Personal Care Technician assists with personal care activities and performs routine duties and procedures assigned to clients in their place of residence under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct home visits serving clients in need of assistance with daily living activities.

  • Adheres to the visit schedule requirements with timeliness and reliability.

  • Reports all changes in physical or mental health to the Registered Nurse.

  • Completes required documentation in an accurate and timely manner.

  • Transports clients to appointments and on other errands.

  • Performs light housekeeping to maintain a healthy and safe home environment.

  • Assists with other household activities, such as laundry, cooking and organizing.

  • Provides companionship and conversation in a caring manner.

  • Engages clients in appropriate activities, such as reading and playing games.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED.

  • Valid Michigan driver's license.

  • Dependable transportation and documentation of current auto insurance (must maintain valid auto insurance).

  • Access to a telephone.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous personal care or home care experience.