- Providing physical support for patients or residents with daily activities and personal hygiene, including bathing, dressing, getting out of bed, – using the toilet, walking, standing or exercising.
- Ensuring patients or residents receive appropriate diet by reviewing their dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences.
- Obtaining a wide range of information from physicians, caregivers and nurses about patient condition, treatment plans, and suggested activities.
- Recording vital signs, including blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and respiration rate as requested by staff.
- Conduct intake evaluations of individuals aged 18 and up for CT Home Care Program
- Create and maintain individual plans of care
- Assist with applications for entitlement programs
- Provide crisis intervention and make referrals to outside agencies as necessary
- Keep cost of formal services within specified budget
- Monitor safety and success of independent living in individual’s chosen environment
- Maintain regular contact with healthcare and other service providers
care manager (cna)
- Record vital statistics
- Change the residents briefs
- shower/bathe the residents
- do activities
- acute care
- Supervise up to 40-45 staff
- Train and coach staff
- Provide an outstanding level of person centred care to aged care residents
- Build strong rapport with residents and families from a diverse range of backgrounds
- Utilise outstanding conflict resolution skills to deal with challenging situations
- Managing complex care like wound care, peg tubes, tracheotomy and peritoneal dialysis
- Contribute positively to a multidisciplinary team
- Participate in regular professional development training to continually update nursing and leadership skills
- Liaise closely with senior management and other medical professionals
- Observe nurses and visit patients to ensure proper nursing care
- Provide education as per educational matrix and staff needs