Location:
Colorado Springs, CO, US
REQ #:
00701345
Posted at:
2019-12-10 11:00:03
Resident Care Advisor Description

Summary

Provides services and care for residents. Responsible for providing instruction and mentoring, and assigning and reviewing work of newly hired Resident Care Specialists / Certified Nursing Assistants.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides personal care and services such as:
    a) Assistance with activities of daily living (turning and positioning, toileting, bathing and grooming, feeding, and mobility.)
    b) Obtains vital signs, weight, and other resident information as necessary, and reports said information to supervising nurse.
  • Provides non-resident services such as, but not limited to, washing wheelchairs and cleaning resident areas in compliance with infection control procedures.
  • Makes routine rounds on assigned residents in accordance with established procedures.
  • Promptly communicates any significant changes in behavior or condition to supervisor.
  • Provides orientation and mentoring to newly hired Resident Care Specialists / Certified Nursing Assistants on specific care routines and individualized resident care.
  • Reviews and makes recommendations regarding new hire productivity and performance, and documents and provides feedback as required and necessary.
  • Provides ongoing support and guidance to new hires beyond formal mentoring time period, to at least include 90-day introductory period.
  • Participates in recruitment and interview processes for Resident Care Specialist / Certified Nursing Assistant prospects.
  • Participates in specific committees or work teams (e.g. Quality Staffing) as requested.
  • Fulfills all essential duties and responsibilities in the absence of mentoring assignments.
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