Nursing Assistant Job In Riviera Beach, Florida
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The Edward J. Healey Rehabilitation and Nursing Center provides long-term and short-term rehabilitation and skilled nursing care to eligible Palm Beach County residents 21 and older. The Healey Center, located in a new 120-bed facility in Riviera Beach, is proud of its success in returning residents to their highest optimal capabilities. For more information visit www.hcdpbc.org/HealeyCenter.
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Please note: Applicants with a Certified Nursing Assistant license preferred.
General Statement of Job
This position provides and documents direct services to residents for social, craft, recreational, and cultural activities. Employees in this position are capable of working effectively with persons from a wide range of cultural, educational, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities
Plans, organizes, instructs, and supervises residents in crafts, games, sports, and recreational and cultural activities.
Creates calendars, fliers, posters, newsletters, or other materials for the purpose of announcing upcoming programs.
Documents resident activity and personal work activity through notes, care plans, or other written documentation.
Schedule and implement room visits and in-room activities for residents unable to leave their rooms.
Transports residents to and from activities and accompanies residents on outings.
Assists with the care of animals.
Supervises the work and activities of volunteer persons as delegated by supervisor.
Assists supervisor in MDS, care plan and interdisciplinary team conferences as assigned.
Maintains an activity attendance record for each resident.
Prepares and cleans supplies and program areas.
Arranges and serves appropriate refreshments for activities according to resident diet order.
Monitors materials and supplies; orders supplies as needed; and stocks supplies upon receipt.
Emergency duty may be required of the incumbent that includes working in Red Cross shelters or to perform other emergency duties including, but not limited to, responses to threats or disasters, man-made or natural.
High school diploma or GED required.
One (1) year of work or volunteer experience that demonstrates ability to perform essential functions required.
Activity Certification preferred.
Certified Nursing Assistant license preferred. Preference is given to a candidate with or willing to obtain a CDL Class ‘B’ Drivers license with a passenger endorsement.
The Health Care District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and maintains a Drug Free Workplace. Veterans preferred. Qualified individuals with disabilities who require an accommodation to participate in the application process or candidates with other questions should contact Human Resources.
Dedicated to the Health of the Community The Health Care District of Palm Beach County is an integrated public health system established in 1988 as a special taxing district that is an equal opportunity employer of approximately 1,000 employees. The Health Care District's mission is to ensure access to a comprehensive health care system and the delivery of quality services for the residents of Palm Beach County. The Health Care District provides challenging and fulfilling employment opportunities through its health coverage programs for uninsured residents, a nationally recognized Trauma System, adult and pediatric services at the four C. L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics, a School Health program which staffs registered nurses in nearly 170 public schools, a pharmacy operation, a long-term skilled nursing and rehabilitation center, and its acute care hospital, Lakeside Medical Center, in rural western Palm Beach County.