Sentara Life Care - Certified Nursing Assistant, Home Health Aide, Res
Company: Sentara Healthcare
Posted on: September 8, 2018
Sentara Lifecare, the long term care division of Sentara Healthcare is currently seeking Nursing Assistants (NA), Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA), Home Health Aides (HHA), and Restorative Aides for our Sentara Life Care Facilities in Hampton Roads.
Come join our team, where we are committed to quality and compassionate care, along with employee growth and satisfaction!
At Life Care, you have the opportunity to see how an interdisciplinary team functions to support the best care outcomes by working with physicians, social workers, dieticians, speech language pathologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, pharmacists, and more to deliver a holistic approach to an individuals care. Our employees grow professionally on a daily basis by being exposed to many types of medical scenarios through our diverse population in Long Term Care, Skilled Nursing and the PACE Program. Come join our Sentara Life Care team today and be a part of our mission to improve healthcare every day! Sentara Healthcare is seeking entry level health support associates to provide quality patient care in our long term care divisions and our home health divisions in the Hampton Roads area. Join our team, where we are committed to quality and compassionate care, along with employee growth and satisfaction!
Nursing Assistant (NA) Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bath, dress, groom, or move patients, or change linens. May transfer or transport patients.
One of the following is required:
- Nursing Assistant Certificate or
- Graduation from a Virginia Board of Nursing-approved educational curriculum from a Virginia Board of Nursing, geriatric assistant or home health aide, a personal care aide training program approved by the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services, a department-approved educational curriculum for nursing assistant, geriatric assistant or home health aide.
- The curriculum is provided by a hospital, nursing facility, or educational institution not approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing, e.g., out-of-state curriculum.
- Successful completion of the State approved 40 hour direct care staff training provided by a licensed health care professional acting within the scope of the requirements of their profession. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Performs basic and routine patient care, such as personal hygiene, toileting, meal preparation and feeding, checks vital signs, intake/output, ambulation and assists patient with transfer from/to bed, toilet and other areas of the resident facility.
REQUIRED HS Diploma/GED or graduate from a state approved Nursing Assistant Program/Trade School required. State CNA certification required within 120 days of hire. PACE specific incumbents for this position require a minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly population.
Home Health Aide (HHA) Performs basic and routine patient care, such as personal hygiene, toileting, meal preparation and feeding, checks vital signs, intake/output, ambulation and assists patient with transfer from/to bed, toilet and other areas of the home.
REQUIRED Nurse Aide License and/or Nurse Aide Certificate
REQUIRED PACE specific incumbents for this position require a minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly population.
Restorative Aide Responsible for providing quality nursing care to the residents and work alongside registered nurses as well as occupational and physical therapists, setting up necessary supplies and cleaning equipment. Responsible for providing restorative and rehabilitation care for residents to maintain or regain physical, mental and emotional well-being.
REQUIRED HS Diploma or Equivalent
REQUIRED Nurse Aide License
REQUIRED At least 2 years of Geriatric Nursing. Must be able to perform in a sometime stressful environment and display a positive attitude and professional conduct when dealing with others.
Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. Were setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!
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