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Home Care Aide- Free 3 Day NAR Bridge Course!

Home Care Aide- Free 3 Day NAR Bridge Course!

Category 
CNA/CMA
Shift 
Day
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
St. Francis of Bellingham
Address 
3121 Squalicum Pkwy
City 
Bellingham
State 
WA
Zip 
98225

More information about this job

Overview

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Are you currently a Home Care Aide who is interested in becoming a Nursing Assistant?
 

St. Francis of Bellingham is looking for Home Care Aides to sponsor into a 3 DAY NA BRIDGE COURSE. 


Must apply online or in person at facility by April 16th, 2018

Class will be held in Mt. Vernon, Washington- there is no charge to attend class. 
 
Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com

 

Avamere St. Francis of Bellingham
3121 Squalicum Parkway
Bellingham, WA 98225
(360) 734-6760 

 

The primary responsibility of this position is to provide each of your assigned residents with routine daily nursing care and services in accordance with the resident’s assessment and care plan.

Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

 

  • Check each resident routinely to ensure that his/her personal care needs are being met in accordance with his/her wishes.
  • Review care plans daily to determine if changes in the resident’s daily care routine have been made on the care plan.
  • Inform the Nurse Supervisor of any changes in the resident’s condition so that appropriate information can be entered on the resident’s care plan.
  • Assist resident’s with daily needs, including preparation for activity and social programs, and transporting residents to/from appointments.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.
  • Ensure that resident’s rooms are ready for receiving and make residents comfortable.
  • Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies.
  • Must possess a minimum of a 10th grade education.
  • Must have completed Nursing Assistant class and be in the process of obtainining Certification. 
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
  • Effectively communicate necessary resident information to Charge Nurses, Director of Nursing and/or Administrator.

Facility Information

The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of the healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.

 

St. Francis of Bellingham is a 120 bed facility providing skilled nursing rehabilitation, hospice, respite, long term care.  A Five Star rated building by Medicare.gov, committed to 30 years of quality care, St. Francis has recently gone through a multi-million dollar remodel.  Our care team is one of the most experience post-acute nurses within the Bellingham area.  St. Francis is known for wound care, rehab, post cardiac care as well as cancer care and is currently seeking top notch talent to join our all-star team of interdisciplinary professionals. 

 

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