Providence Health & Services Personal Care Aide Lead / Medication Tech in Milwaukie, Oregon
Providence is calling a Personal Care Aide Lead to provide compassionate care to participants of the Providence ElderPlace program in the Portland Metro area.
Providence ElderPlace has the following locations:
Marie Smith Center
We currently have full-time and part-time benefit eligible positions as well as fill-in relief openings available for day (6:30am-2:30pm) evening (2:30pm-10;30pm) and night (10:30pm-6:30am) shifts .
For positions that are benefits eligible, benefit coverage starts on your date of hire. All positions are eligible for a free annual Tri-met pass and minimum of the pay range is $15.60/hour and increases with applicable years of experience. Shift differential available for evening and night shifts.
In this position, you will:
Under the direction of the Resident Care Supervisor and with clinical supervision by a Registered Nurse (RN), is expected to serve in a leadership role with other Aides to complete all required documentation.
Assure that all care and medications are administered appropriately, to solve problems, and to communicate with the staff of the next shift.
Perform basic and routine quality care to the ElderPlace residents including assisting them in the activities of daily living and other personal care tasks.
If you are interested in finding out more about this great opportunity, please submit an online application and if you meet minimum requirements a Providence recruiter will be in contact with you.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification
Current Standard First Aide certification
2 years of experience as a caregiver with frail elderly
6 months of medication administration experience
In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) criminal background check may be required for this position based upon the location of the position. Fingerprinting may be required also.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification in the State of Oregon
1 year of medication administration experience
Completion of approved medication administration training and/or proficient in providing activities of daily living (ADL) care
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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Job Category: Other Healthcare Support
Other Location(s): Oregon-Gresham, Oregon-Portland, Oregon-Oregon City, Oregon-Milwaukie, Oregon-Clackamas
Req ID: 230918