The Resident Assistant is responsible for collecting initial and ongoing data on all residents.
Provides direct resident care developed by the RN, including medication administration, reporting conditions and changes. May, at times, be the only staff working in the building, managing building and resident emergencies and demonstrating good judgment towards care, safety, and hospitability. Performs or assists with general care and service needs, which may include grooming, toileting, mobility, feeding, light housekeeping, laundry, and leading recreational activities.
- Ability to pass all competency tests, including medication administration.
- Demonstrate good communication skills.
- Ability to read, write and communicate in English.
- Experience in a hospital, home care, or nursing home setting.
- CPR certified.
- CNA/HHA certified.