Health Sciences Centre

Health Care Aide - Uncertified-WINNIPEG (BB-D28FC)

Found in: Neuvoo CA

Description:

Position Overview

Under the general supervision of the Manager, RN, RPN, and/or LPN, the uncertified Health Care Aide works with all members of the health care team including certified Health Care Aides assisting with resident care and providing basic supportive care as directed including:

  • promotes and assists residents in maintaining activities of daily living (ADL) like walking, bathing, feeding, etc.
  • provides support and assistance to members of the health care team including assistance to certified Health Care Aides that are within the uncertified Health Care Aide’s ability, competence, and training
  • assists residents to maintain adequate rest and activity
  • assists with constant care and/or close observation to residents as assigned
  • monitors wandering residents as assigned
  • responds promptly to resident calls, ensuring call bells are within resident reach
  • transports residents as required
  • responds to the physical and emotional needs of residents
  • provides relevant patient information to the health care team to assist in care planning
  • assists with obtaining, cleaning, and maintaining equipment as directed
  • demonstrates a working knowledge of unit equipment, e.g. patient lift and transfer devices
  • restocks supplies as assigned
  • responds appropriately to inquiries, relays messages, and initiates appropriate action as directed
  • reports and records resident care provided and changes observed
  • Experience
  • Previous patient care experience preferred.
  • Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)
  • Minimum Grade 10 education, Manitoba standards, required.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • 1st and 2nd year student in a health sciences faculty. Other relevant education/experience may be considered.
  • Physical Requirements
  • Position involves extensive physical activity such as lifting, transferring, and transporting patients and equipment.
  • May encounter aggressive and/or agitated individuals.

  • The Collective Agreement this position is covered under, is identified by the Union noted above. As a result of The Health Sector Bargaining Unit Review Act, the bargaining agent for this position may differ from the Union identified. In the event you have any questions, please contact your site Human Resources Department. We have a unique ability to work together to make health care better. If you want to make a difference and contribute to supporting the health of your family, friends and neighbours, please apply today. Interested candidates should select the "Apply" icon below to upload their cover letter, resume and copy of licenses/certification.

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