Company: Discovery Village at the Forum - AL
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: January 16, 2020
About Discovery Senior Living Discovery Senior Living is a family
of companies which includes: Discovery Management Group, Discovery
Development Group, Discovery Design Concepts, Discovery Realty
Group, Discovery Marketing Group, and Discovery At Home, a
Medicare-certified home healthcare company. With almost three
decades of experience, the award-winning management group has been
developing, building, marketing, and operating upscale, luxury
senior-living communities across the United States. With a
flourishing portfolio of more than 9,500 existing home or homes
under development, Discovery Senior Living has become a recognized
industry leader in creating world-class, resort-style communities.
Discovery Senior Living is looking for a CNA to join our community
Discovery Village at the Forum AL. POSITION SUMMARY The CNA's role
includes providing hands on care, physical and emotional support to
each resident while maintaining a safe and comfortable home-like
environment. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Responsible for a
designated group of residents during the shift; knows where their
residents are and physically checks on them throughout the shift.
Observes, reports and documents symptoms and conditions of
residents for changes in condition such as skin, behavior,
alertness, weight, dietary and participation in activities.
Responds to security system and resident call bells promptly.
Notifies supervisor and/or Health Care Coordinator if a resident
has increased care needs. Assists with continence management and
disposes of all continence products properly to ensure sanitation
of resident suite and community restrooms. Serves and collects food
trays and assists as needed; reports refusal of meals or loss of
appetite. Maintains cleanliness of residents room and work areas.
Practices good standard care precautions of cleanliness, hygiene,
and health. Helps residents maintain independence, promotes dignity
and physical safety of each resident. Actively participates/leads
and assists residents with activities of daily living (i.e.
bathing, dressing, toileting, grooming, ambulation, transferring,
eating) as instructed. Engages residents in life skills and other
life enrichment activities. Greets and assists all internal and
external customers, guests, family members, residents, vendors and
team members. Does resident laundry as assigned and needed. Other
duties as assigned by the Supervisor. QUALIFICATIONS Certified
Nurses Aid certification preferred. High School diploma/GED Must be
18 years of age. Previous experience working with seniors
preferred. Benefits: In addition to a rewarding career and
competitive salary, Discovery offers a comprehensive benefit
package. Eligible team members are offered a comprehensive benefit
package including medical, dental, vision, life and disability
insurances, paid time off and paid holidays. Team members are
eligible to participate in our outstanding 401(k) plan with company
match our Employee Assistance Program and accident insurance
policies. Thank you for your interest in Discovery Senior Living
careers. If you have any questions about the position you are
applying for, please contact the community directly. EOE
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