Providence Health & Services Certified Nursing Assistant - Horizon House in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Resident Guide II (Horizon House, Variable, 0.0 FTE) to Providence Horizon House in Anchorage, Alaska.
This is an On-Call position which will not include benefits or a guarantee of hours.
In this position you will:
Provide care to residents living in Horizon House; protect, sustain and nuture the residents by providing assistance with activities of daily living and meeting other needs as required. Provide assistance in a manner that promotes a high quality of life.
Assist residents with personal care functions including: dental and mouth care, bathing, dressing and grooming, hair care, nail care, shaving, bowel and bladder care, and other personal and hygiene care.
Measure and record vital signs, weights, bowel records, and other required documentation and report changes to the Nurse in a timely manner.
Assist with transporting residence to and from activities and participating as needed, transport residents to and from the dining room and assist with moving, positioning and transporting residents into and out of beds, chairs, wheelchairs, lifts, etc.
Keep all areas of Horizon House clean, perform routine housekeeping duties; make occupied and unoccupied beds and change bed linens; launder clothing, linen and other articles.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Licensed as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in the State of Alaska
New CNA graduates and candidates that hold a current, unencumbered nurse assistant certification or registration from another U.S. state must obtain the State of Alaska certification within 4 months of employment
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification within 4 months of hire
Experience with Microsoft software such as Word, Excel and Publisher
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 6 months experience as a nurse aide, nursing assistant or private care-giver
About Horizon House
Horizon House is an assisted living community where most residents have more autonomy than in a long term care facility. There are 60 apartments and two cottages; some with double rooms. The homelike atmosphere and two outdoor garden areas make for a pleasant atmosphere for residents and staff alike.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 186188