Geriatric Nursing Assistant GNA at Fundamental Long Term Care Inc
Posted in Other 30+ days ago.
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Type: Full Time
Location: Berlin, Maryland
Berlin Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
9715 Healthway Drive
Berlin, MD 21811
Full Time & Part-Time: 3pm-11pm & 11pm-7am
About the Position:
Working in long-term care provides an opportunity unique from all other types of health care facilities. Unlike nursing in other settings, long term care provides the opportunity to practice truly holistic nursing care while fostering a lasting connection between caregivers, patients, and their families. It requires a special kind of nursing professional; one with compassion, patience, dedication, and true commitment to improving the health and lives of patients at a delicate time in their lives. The Geriatric Nursing Assistant works in harmony with the nursing staff, ensuring that patients get the extra care and service assistance they need to improve their health and lives. If you are a Geriatric Nursing Assistant with a true passion for patient care and compassion for others, with a commitment to teamwork, apply today!
The Geriatric Nursing Assistant will provide daily nursing care and services that support the care delivered to patients in the facility. Some of the care and services delivered to patients by the Geriatric Nursing Assistant include assisting with bathing, changing linens, properly positioning patients, offering hydration, checking in on patients in the morning and night, and taking/ recording vital signs. In addition to these core responsibilities, the Geriatric Nursing Assistant will may perform other similar duties as assigned by the nursing department when necessary.
* Ideal candidate must be a caring individual dedicated to providing high quality care to our residents/patients
* Must possess a current, unencumbered license to practice as a GNA in the state of MD
* Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English Language
* Able to react to emergency situations appropriately when required
* Must be able to relate information concerning a resident's condition
We offer a comprehensive benefit package for full time employees, including medical/dental insurance, life insurance, short term and long term disability, PTO, 401 (k), tuition reimbursement, flexible spending accounts, in-facility education programs and so much more.
Salary commensurate with experience.
*Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug-free Smoke-free work environment.