Med Tech/Personal Care Aide

The primary function of this position is to assist the Charge Nurse/Shift Leader in the provision of nursing care, PASSING MEDS and related services for all residents under their assigned area and in compliance with all federal, state and local guidelines, standards and regulations. This position receives guidance and direction from the Charge Nurse/Shift Leader and/or Personal Care Administrator.

 

We currently have PART TIME opportunities on the AFTERNOON shift (1:30PM to 10:00PM)

EDUCATION & TRAINING

A high school diploma or GED equivalent
is required for this position. A copy of the
diploma/GED must be presented prior to
starting work as a Personal Care Aide.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type

Part-time

Benefits

  • Competitive salary commensurate
    with experience.

  • Healthcare Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Retirement Plan with Company Match

  • Short and Long-Term Disability

  • Paid Time Off

Interested?

You may also email us at CButler@ThePatriotCommunity.com or send your resume to:

The Patriot

Human Resources Director
495 West Patriot Street

Somerset, PA 15501

814-445-4549

BEST PARTS OF THE JOB

  • Be part of this area’s progressive skilled nursing and personal care community.

  • Enjoy a friendly “WE CARE” team atmosphere

  • Opportunity to make a difference.

  • Engaged and committed leadership team.

  • Meaningful work and connection to our mission.

  • Relationships with our residents.

  • A true desire to be a “best place to work.”

 

TOP AREAS OF FOCUS FOR OUR MED TECH / PCAs

  • Med Tech will Pass Meds, Assists residents in all activities of daily living including, but not limited to, bathing, dressing, grooming, nutritional needs, transferring, ambulation, continence and oral hygiene.

  • Responds to all resident call bells and requests for assistance, regardless of assignment.

  • Uses proper infection control techniques to prevent the spread of diseases.

  • Observes residents and reports changes of physical, psychosocial, spiritual and emotional conditions to the Charge Nurse/Shift Leader.

  • Maintains a safe work environment and exhibits safe work practices.

  • Adheres to, upholds and enforces all facility policies and procedures.

  • Completes documentation regarding care and services rendered.

  • Performs various cleaning duties as directed.

  • Actively participates in department meetings, education programs, and quality improvement initiatives.

  • Maintains confidentiality of information.

  • Always exhibit a high-level of professionalism and focus on customer service.

  • Works within a team concept and is cooperative with co-workers and peers.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Physical demands include the ability to walk extensively, sit for extended periods of time and bend, lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds frequently. Full list of physical requirements available upon request.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the employer will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.