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STNA Job in Mount Vernon, Ohio US

STNA

1 Amazing Home Health Care - Mount Vernon, OH

Posted: 10/18/2019 - Expires: 12/31/2019

Job ID: 213041775



Job Description

1 Amazing Home Health Care

STNA

  • Assesses patient condition by monitoring vital signs; recording intake and output; reviewing patient care journal; keeping family informed
  • Administers treatments by dispensing medications; changing bandages; administering oxygen; maintaining oxygen supply and equipment
  • Records patient information by making entries in the patient journal; notifying agency nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions
  • Helps patients care for themselves by introducing and teaching assisted living techniques, such as using a cane or walker, using special utensils to eat, using special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene needs
  • Helps family members care for the patient by introducing and teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient; putting the family in contact with resources for additional home care help; directing them to Medicare reimbursement approaches for hospital beds, portable toilets, canes, walkers, lift-chairs, wheelchairs, etc.
  • Maintains a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following asepsis standards and procedures; changing linens, dusting, vacuuming; maintaining kitchen and bathroom facilities, handling personal laundry; maintaining security
  • Provides nutritious meals by following prescribed dietary requirements and nutrition standards; preparing, cooking, and serving meals and snacks
  • Maintains continuity of patient home care by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs in the patient journal for the next caregiver
  • Updates job knowledge and maintains certified nursing assistant status by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; fulfilling continuing education requirements
  • Protects the home health care company by adhering to professional standards, home care policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements
  • Enhances nursing assistant and home health care company reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments
  • Apply in person at: 701 W. High Street, Mount Vernon, OH, or call Lena at: 740-274-4100

Job Summary


Employment Type:
Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
Attained other post-secondary degree or certification
Work Days:
Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Job Reference Code
N/A
Salary
N/A
Licenses / Certifications:
N/A
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 4
Workplace Documentation: 3