PSA Healthcare PCA/HHA in Williamsville, New York

PCA/HHA openings FT and PT.

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Buffalo Career Center, 284 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14202, 11am - 1:00pm
Thursday, May 10, 2018 & Thursday, June 14, 2018

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Responsibilities:
-Responsible for assisting the patient with assigned tasks according to the care plan
-Bathing, grooming, dressing (includes braces and prosthesis)
-Skin care and nail care (excludes cutting of nails)
-Ambulation/transfer assistance
-I/O monitoring
-Range of motion exercises
-Vital signs and weights
-Catheter and bowel care
-Meal preparation and assisting with dietary and nutritional needs
-General light housekeeping, laundry, and shopping specific to patient
-Observes and reports significant changes in patient's condition to supervisor
-Completes all documentation upon completion of shift
-Processes time according to policy
-Turns in documentation on a weekly basis
-Accompanies the patient to medical providers
-Maintains a mature and responsible relationship with staff, patients, and families
-Assists with wheelchairs and other medical equipment and devices (non-life support)

Position requirements:
-High School diploma or equivalency diploma with equivalent education and training
-Current CPR certification
-Registration or certification as required by state law and regulation
-Ability to follow oral and written directions
-Ability to keep simple records
-Pediatric and Adult experience as appropriate for the patient
-The hours typically are 11p-7a depending on our clients needs

Physical requirements:
-frequent lifting and repositioning of patients
-repeated or prolonged standing, bending, kneeling, twisting, and occasional climbing of stairs
-Acute sense of sight and hearing (corrected or uncorrected) and strong sense of touch, smell and taste
-Agility and strength sufficient to handle patients and equipment without assistance
-Must be able to appropriately respond physically and psychologically to emergency situations in the home or during transport
-Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other health conditions

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