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Continuing Care Assistant, Career Opportunity in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Job description

Duties & Responsibilities Include:

  • Assists clients with hygiene needs and daily living activities including bathing, dressing, oral care, skin care, positioning in bed, feeding and transferring.
  • Assists with client’s restorative care programs, walking and range of motion.
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of client leisure activities on a daily basis.
  • Collaborates with the client and other members of the interdisciplinary team in the development of individualized Client Care Plan.
  • Performs delegated nursing acts according to company policy and scope of practice.
  • Documentation according to company policy.
  • Communicates and reports relevant information regarding client care or safety to Supervisor.
Required Skills

Requirements Include:

  • Continuing Care Certification or Provincial Personal Care Workers course
  • Currently enrolled in the RN or LPN program
  • Palliative Care Certification
  • The ability to work required shifts, weekends and holidays.

The following would be considered assets:

  • Demonstrated computer skills and experience with electronic information systems;
  • Previous experience in working with the clients in long-term care or a senior’s independent living environment.
  • Alzheimer’s & other Dementia Care course, U-First training preferred.
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