continuing care assistant

Grand View Manor - Berwick, NS (30+ days ago)

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College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Experience an asset

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
CPR Certificate
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate
Additional Skills
Serve meal trays and feed patients
Make beds and maintain patients' rooms
Maintain inventory of supplies
Supply and empty bed pans
Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Work Setting
Nursing home/home for the aged
Specific Skills
Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher
Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse
Supervise patients' exercise routines
Collect specimens
Bathe, dress and groom patients
Answer call signals
Weigh, lift, turn and position patients
Security and Safety
Child abuse registry check
Criminal record check
Adult Abuse Registry
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Physically demanding
Manual dexterity
Attention to detail
Sound discrimination
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Rural area
Personal Suitability
Initiative
Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Client focus
Interpersonal awareness
Dependability
Judgement
Reliability
Organized