Ministry Health Care Resident Care Assistant- 20 hours/week in Woodruff, Wisconsin

Title: Resident Care Assistant- 20 hours/week Location: WI-Woodruff-One Penny Place - 820 Third Street Job Number: R-1412948

One Penny Place- Assisted Living Woodruff, WI 20 hours per week/all shifts This position is eligible for benefits! The Resident Care Assistant, under the supervision and direction of a licensed nurse will prepare, administer, and record select oral, nasal, transdermal, injections, inhalant, sublingual and ophthalmic scheduled and PRN medications to residents of One Penny Place. Resident Care Assitants assist residents with personal care needs (bathing, etc.) and perform general housekeeping (cleaning, vacuuming,etc.) duties throughout the Assisted Living facility. May also assist with meal preparation, dishwashing and other food service duties. Skills Required: · Able to measure and record blood pressure and radial pulse accurately. · Understanding and knowledge of medication actions. · Able to understand and effectively carry out oral and/or written instructions. · Able to administer medications to elderly, confused and emotionally upset residents in a safe and mature manner and able to accurately document this activity. · Basic computer keyboarding skills. · Ability to electronically chart resident information. Be knowledgeable of all emergency plans, (fire, weather, evaucation). Qualifications: Minimum Education Required : · High school graduate or GED strongly preferred. · Completion of Nursing Assistant Program preferred Credential/Licensure Required : · Completion of medication assistant course provided by One Penny Place within 2 weeks of employment. · Job: Certified Nursing Assistants