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The Willows / Certified Nursing Assistant
Overview
The Willows of Marshalltown is an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Marshalltown, Iowa. The Mission of The Willows is to elevate the quality of life for seniors in Iowa with a supportive and enriching community they can call home.
The Willows of Marshalltown is an equal opportunity employer. The Willows provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law. The Willows also does not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on these protected classifications. We require the cooperation of all employees in maintaining a discrimination-free and harassment-free work environment.
RESPONSIBILITIES
• Adheres to The Willows Employee Handbook
• Assist with admissions, discharges and transfers.
• Perform or assist residents with personal grooming needs (shaving, hair care, nail care, oral hygiene, denture care, skin care, cosmetics, toileting, and bathing if necessary).
• Assist residents with dressing and undressing, as needed, in clothing appropriate to the time of day and season of the year.
• Assist residents with before and after meal routines (wash hands, face, transport to/from dining area or prepare for in-room dining).
• Provide assistance with serving meals and snacks– if needed and providing adequate hydration.
• Participate as a team member in helping to maintain the physical, social and psychological environment conducive to the resident’s welfare and best interests.
• Observe and report resident conditions to RN and all information pertaining to procedures carried out, changes, incidents or unusual findings.
• Become familiar with resident’s daily needs, likes, dislikes, etc. to personalize the care given each individual per his or her ISP.
• Consistent ability to reasonably conform to all rules and policies of this facility.
• Follow instructions well and complete daily assignments as assigned.
• Chart required information accurately in PCC.
• Help restore independence through teaching and encouragement in ADL skills (eating, dressing, ambulation, toileting, etc.).
• Other duties as assigned.
• Working closely with RN to ensure quality of care and accuracy of care being provided to the residents.
• Timely reporting of changes in resident conditions, including but not limited to the following:
o Gait/balance, Nutritional intake, Usual routine, Changes in cognition/alertness, Signs/symptoms of infection, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS
High school graduate or G.E.D. required Certified Nurse Aid must be able to read, write and follow written and oral instructions in English. Satisfactory completion of a 75-hour Nurse Aide course is required. Failure to maintain current licensure and certification in good standing without restrictions will result in termination.

Company Info

Company Name
The Willows of Marshalltown

Company URL
http://www.willowslife.com

Contact Name
Liz Zuercher

Email
lzuercher@willowslife.com

Phone
6417583123

Location

2315 Campbell Dr.
Marshalltown, IA 50158