Ascension Health Resident Care Assistant in Woodruff, Wisconsin
Job ID: 255215
Resident Care Assistant
Additional Job Information
Title: Resident Care Assistant
City, State: Woodruff, WI
Location: MHC Woodruff Med Center Third
Department: Assisted Living 001
Additional Job Details: Part-Time Rotating, 32 hours Weekly
In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.ascension.org/wisconsin. We’re looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.
The Resident Care Assistant administers prescribed medications to patients under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN)/(LVN) and maintains related medical records.
Presents medication to patient and observes ingestion or administers medication using specified procedures.
Takes vital signs or observes patient to detect response to medication, and reports reactions.
Restocks medication inventories.
May provide direct patient care.
Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.
Certified Nursing Assistant credentialed from the state of Wisconsin, and in Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry with eligibility to work within a hospital preferred.
HS or Equivalent
High School Diploma or equivalent required Completion of medication administration course required within two (2) weeks of employment
- No experience required, but some experience preferred.
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