Elderwood/Pediatric/PostAcute/Woodmark Nurse Technician (PSC) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Pediatric Specialty Care has an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Technician!
For 20 years, Pediatric Specialty Care has been successfully caring for medically fragile and technology dependent children. Our goal is to enable children with special needs to realize their fullest potential in a nurturing and supportive environment. It is evident to our residents and their families that whether we are helping to transition a child back to their family’s home or celebrating a resident’s small, yet miraculous achievement, we are deeply committed to their physical, psychological and spiritual well-being every step of the way.
We are currently seeking a Nurse Technician to provide each of your assigned residents with routine daily care and services in accordance with the resident's assessment and care plan and as may be directed by your supervisor in accordance with the requirements of the policies and procedures of this facility in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards governing the facility.
Day-to-Day tasks include, but are not limited to:
Assist residents with admissions, transfers and discharge functions, such as:
Ensuring that resident's room is ready for receiving resident (i.e., bed made, name tags up, ,)
Making resident comfortable (i.e., put to bed, etc.)
Tracking inventory and marking the personal possessions as instructed
Assist with personal nursing care functions as directed, such as:
Assist residents with daily dental, mouth and nail care
Assist residents with bath functions (i.e., bed bath, tub or shower bath, etc)
Maintain intake and output records
Assists with special nursing care functions
Assists with food services functions, such as:
Prepare residents for meals
Serve food trays, assist with feeding as indicated
Record the residents’ food/fluid intake. Report any changes.
Perform after meal care
High school diploma or GED
Maintain current CPR and First Aid certification
A minimum of 2 years’ experience providing direct patient care in long term care or hospital setting
Must be a least 21 years of age
Must meet the general health requirements set forth by the policies of this facility, which include a medical and physical examination
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification is strongly preferred
Nursing students who have successfully completed their first semester of clinical experiences are strongly encouraged to apply
Caring, respectful attitude towards residents required
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.
Requisition ID: 2020-10055
of Openings: 3
External Company Name: Elderwood
External Company URL: http://www.postacute.com/our-companies/
Street: 3301 Scotts Lane