Delegated Assistant

    JEA Senior Living
    2000 N 22Nd Ave, Pasco, WA 99301
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Minimum Eligibility Requirements:
    • Current state NAC, HCA Certification, or RFOC w/NAR
    • Previous experience working with the elderly in a healthcare setting
    • Previous supervisory experience preferred
    • Ability to establish effective relationships with residents, family members, and staff
    • Strong documentation skills
    • Ability to represent the facility in a positive and professional manner
    Essential Functions:
    • Participates in narcotic count
    • Sets up, dispenses, and documents all resident medications
    • Responsible for maintaining orderly medication cart, medication room, and accurate medication administration records
    • Monitors the daily care of all residents
    • Performs delegated tasks as defined by company policy and procedure, and as allowed by state law
    • Exercises independent discretion in responding to resident emergencies, determining need for and contacting emergency services, and/or physician and family, as appropriate
    • Documents observations, concerns, changes in resident conditions, incidents and/or accidents, and ensures that follow-up documentation occurs until issue is resolved
    • Reports observations, concerns, and changes in resident condition to Health Services Director (HSD) or Administrator
    • Communicates resident needs and concerns to family members and physicians
    • Communicate with family members, physicians, and other outside healthcare providers
    • Records and implements physician orders, following appropriate procedures for faxed orders
    • Ensures that information and interventions recorded on resident service plans are implemented by Caregivers
    • Receives reports from caregivers before end of shift
    • Gives report to oncoming Supervisor or Delegated Assistant
    • Receives report from outgoing Supervisor or Delegated Assistant
    • Makes Caregiver shift assignments and ensures that assigned duties are completed in a satisfactory manner
    • Monitors performance of caregivers for compliance with established policies and procedures, and to ensure quality resident care
    • Reports Caregiver performance issues to HSD or Administrator and provides input for Caregiver performance evaluations
    • Manages shift coverage when staff members call in sick for the oncoming shift
    • Participates in Caregiver orientation and training
    • Responsible for scheduling and other staffing duties, as requested
    • Conducts building tours when requested
    • Acts as Manager on Duty for assigned shift in absence of Administrator or HSD
    • Deals appropriately with family member and visitor concerns or complaints, documenting the issues and actions taken through appropriate reporting mechanism
    • Manages minor physical plant issues that arise during assigned shift, reporting as necessary to Maintenance Director and Administrator
    • Locks outside doors (p.m. shift); unlocks outside doors (a.m. shift)
    Posting ID: 554940859Posted: 2020-04-02