Providence Health & Services Resident Assistant in Hood River, Oregon
Providence is calling a Resident Assistant (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Brookside Manor in Hood River, OR.
We are seeking a Resident Assistant who will be responsible for personal assistance/activities of daily living to residents, while maintaining a safe, comfortable, active, engaged, homelike environment.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Report observations/information regarding changes in residents care/condition to Med Aide or RN in a timely manner. Participate in care conferences with other staff, Residents, and family members.
Respect at all times the privacy of the residents, by knocking on door prior to entering apartment.
Answer Residents call lights in a timely manner and attend to Residents needs while respecting individual preferences.
Demonstrate patience and compassion; avoid condescending attitude. Provides cares in accordance with Service/Care Plans.
Perform basic housekeeping - i.e. assisting in keeping Residents apartments and facility neat and clean.
Attend all in-services/meetings and other programs for community specialization and standards.
Assist in new staff training and orientation.
Participate in Quality Improvement activities.
Maintain good rapport by interacting in conflict or stressful situations in a manner that facilitates constructive resolution.
Complete work/charting in a timely manner; requesting help and assisting other team members when necessary.
Communicate effectively and manage conflict in a positive manner.
Respond to constructive feedback by adopting an appropriate change in behavior.
Follow Providence Brookside Manor dress code.
Assist or lead residents in activities.
Complete Healthstream education on time.
Frequently check email.
Follow through with assigned tasks.
Required qualifications for this position include:
First Aid Certified (or employer will provide)
Criminal Background clearance
In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) background check
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
Previous experience in Residential Care Facility/Assisted Living Facility or hospital/long term care
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest health care system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their health care needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Patient Services
Location: Oregon-Hood River
Req ID: 245373