Silver Comet Village
  • Powder Springs, GA, USA
  • Full Time

Job Summary

This position is responsible for carrying out the ADL services to residents in accordance with their service plan in a given community. These duties include providing medication management services, personal care for all residents, communicating with medical professionals and families about the needs of residents. All duties are performed under the direction of the Director, Health and Wellness while maintaining compliance with all regulatory standards.


Essential Functions

  1. Follows the services outlined in each resident's service plan in a friendly and supportive manner. This includes passing resident medications in accordance with physician orders and as stated on the Medication Administration Record for all residents.
  2. Documents completion of tasks delivered on a daily
  3. Documents observed change in condition in accordance with local rules and regulations and
  4. ResponsibleforcommunicatingwithotherMedicationAidesaboutresidentneedsfor consistent quality.
  5. Participates in meal service including serving, clearing, and cleaning the dining room
  6. Manages staff under their supervision during working
  7. Maintainthepropercertificationsrequiredbylocalandstatelicensingagencieswhichinclude on-going in-service trainings, accreditations, specific coursework and certifications.
  8. Follows and complies with the Continuous Quality Improvement program and take steps to ensureservicesdeliveredarecompleteanddesignedforeachReportsidentifiedissues not supporting quality services to immediate supervisor for correction.
  9. Followsalllocal,state,andfederalrulesandregulationsastheyapplytoservicesdeliveredfor allThisinvolvesresidentcareanddocumentation,compliancewithHIPAA,OSHA, and Blood Borne Pathogen Guidelines.
  10. Works in a safe manner, supports other employees in working in a safe manner and unsafe actionsareCompliantwithSafetyCommitteeStandards.Shouldworkplaceinjuries occur, when required, assists the Executive Director and Director, Health and Wellness with the investigation, return to work, and management of the injured worker communication with care provider and the Management Company.
  11. Fosters teamwork with co-workers, shows initiative in overcoming obstacles, takes actions which assist others beyond job responsibilities, and has a positive impact on co-workers, residents, and visitors.
  12. Perform- other duties assigned

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required. Must have one year of experience in a caregiving role or similar function. Supervisory experience of six months or more in a health related field. Must be able to read physician orders and match to Medication Administration Records for

residents. Must possess understanding of medical terminology adequate to pass medications and communicate with medical professionals. Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel and an understanding of human resource rules preferred.


Certifications, Licenses, and other Special Requirements

Certifications as required by state. Must meet all health requirements, including TB. Must pass criminal background check. Must have compassion for and desire to work with the elderly.


Essential Skills

Verbally able to articulate in person and over the phone. Able to communicate in written form and complete documentation as required by state and company policies. Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills. Able to work well under pressure, resolve conflicts, prioritize tasks, and follow through with ideas. Follows company regulations.


Physical Demands and Working Conditions



Physical Demands

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Working Conditions

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Standing

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Requires interaction with co-workers, residents or vendors

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Walking

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Sitting

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Occasional weekend, evening or night work if needed to ensure shift coverage

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Use hands and fingers to handle or feel

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On-Call on an as needed basis

Reach with hands and arms

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Possible exposure to communicable diseases and infections

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Climb or balance

Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl

Potential injury from transferring, repositioning, or lifting residents


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Talk or hear

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Taste or smell

Exposure to latex

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Ability to lift:

Possible exposure to blood-borne pathogens

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Up to 5 pounds

Possible exposure to various drugs, chemical, infectious, or biological hazards

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Up to 10 pounds

Up to 25 pounds

Subject to injury from falls, burns, odors, or cuts from equipment

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Up to 50 pounds

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Up to 100 pounds

Requires travel:

More than 100 pounds

Occasionally

Vision

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Frequently


Management/Decision Making

May supervise Care Partners at the discretion of Director, Health and Wellness/Executive Director.


Note: All duties and responsibilities listed are considered to be essential job functions and requirements, and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.

Marginal functions of the position (those that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties) have not been included. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.


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