Caregiver Resident Care Associate

Phoenix Senior Living - Johns Creek, GA (30+ days ago)4.2


Addington Place of Johns Creek is hiring Caregivers/Resident Care Associates! All shifts available!

The Resident Care Associateis responsible for providing the highest degree of quality care and services to a consistent group of residents and their families in our assisted living and

Memory care neighborhoods. This role includes providing hands on care, physical and emotional support as outlined in each resident’s Personalized Service Plan (PSP) while maintaining a safe, comfortable home like environment. The Resident Care Associate is responsible for demonstrating all elements of wellness, remaining in accordance with federal, state and local standards and regulations and Phoenix policies to promote the highest degree of quality

care and services to our residents.

Responsibilities include:

Analysis / Reporting

  • Reports shift updates in communication log ensuring reporting of all incidents to the nurse
  • Reports all incidents and accidents according to Phoenix policy and procedures as well as state regulations
  • Reports all unsafe and hazardous conditions / equipment immediately and according to Phoenix policy and procedures

Resident Care

  • Participates in the development of the Personalized Service Plans and updates; attends service plan review meetings with families as requested
  • Follows the hydration schedule established for the residents is maintained during the shift
  • Completes resident meal attendance sheets have been completed and any resident who has not dined in the dining room has been provided room service and / or accounted for.
  • Knows and complies with all resident rights
  • Initiates, assigns, and assist with activities, as appropriate
  • Check all assigned residents daily for cleanliness, appropriate clothing, any continence issues and change in condition
  • Uses proper sanitary procedures and universal precautions
  • Checks on assigned resident rooms daily for general cleanliness and neatness and takes appropriate action; ensures high risk rooms are double checked
  • Assist with conducting laundry rooms, common areas – including bathrooms – checks for cleanliness and any exposed hazardous chemicals; and takes appropriate action (i.e. contacting housekeeping, personally cleaning the room, securing the chemicals)
  • Completes all ADLs for assigned residents according to the resident’s Personalized Service Plan (PSP)
  • Responds to security system and resident call bells promptly & immediately; takes appropriate action including resetting call bells

Qualifications include:

  • High School education preferred and may be required by the state
  • Previous experience working with elders or disabled individuals, preferred
  • Must be at least 18 years of age to perform the personal care aspects of the RCA position
  • Knowledge and experience in Assisted Living industry and Dementia care or Skilled Nursing, preferred
  • Ability to work weekends, evenings and flexible hours, available to our customers at peak service delivery days and times

Job Type: Full-time

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)