Thrive Care Partner (Certified Nurse Assistant) works with seniors with Alzheimer’s or related dementia in a social model of care as directed by the Thrive program director. Is responsible for direct patient care, including personal care assistance with activities of daily living, helping and/or leading resident in daily activity programs, meal supervision and serving.
- Provides personal care assistance with ADLs, helping and/or leading resident in daily activity programs, laundry, meal supervision, serving and light preparation.
Experience with residents in a healthcare setting and experience working with those with Alzheimer’s or dementia preferred
Successful completion of Dementia Care Foundation Course, competencies and Post Test required within 45 days of hire
A follow-up online certification exam is required within 6 months of the Foundation Course
Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team
Works in resident care areas with exposure to infectious diseases, dirt, dust and odors.
Daily potential for exposure to blood and/or body fluids.
Sitting – Rarely
Standing/Walking – Continuously
Kneeling/Stooping – Occasionally
Bending/Climbing – Occasionally
Reaching above shoulder, at waist or below waist – Occasionally
Lifting/Pushing or Pulling up to 40 pounds – Frequently
Lifting/Pushing or Pulling over 40 pounds – Occasionally
Typing/Filing – Never
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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