Southern Utah Veterans Home is hiring a Full-Time Restorative Nurse Aide!
Provide routine restorative nursing care services to selected residents under the direction of a Charge Nurse, and to function as a Certified Nursing Assistant.
Direct or assist residents in transfer and ambulation techniques, and with range of motion and exercise activities; and, the use of walkers or other assisting devices.
Coordinate self-help training. Coordinate or assist with other restorative functions.
Evaluate progress and document daily. Participate in care plan meetings.
Personal Care, Nursing Care, and Food Service
Assist residents with activities of daily living including bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, changing of bed linens, and positioning in and out of bed, chair, etc.
Prepare residents for meals. Assist residents in eating as needed. Utilize restorative techniques to promote resident independence and highest functional level.
Record progress in the Restorative Record. Read and follow daily care plans; report changes in resident condition to Nurse in charge;
document care provision on resident record / flow sheets as required and report accidents and incidents.
Provide nursing functions as directed by supervisor. Participate in resident care plan meeting as needed. Monitor restorative equipment for quantity, quality, and cleanliness.
Must be a Certified Nursing Assistant in good standing with the State or must within four (4) months of employment have completed state required training and a competency evaluation program.
Has received training in restorative nursing procedures.
Must have ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
Must be at least 18 years old.
Must be able to work Saturdays.