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Day Center Aide - Full-Time

Company: Brio Living Services
Location: Muskegon
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Day Center Aide (Dementia Unit)

LifeCircles PACE
Muskegon, MI

FLSA: Non-Exempt
Status: Full-time, 40 hours/week

Schedule: Monday-Friday, Day Shift

LifeCircles provides all-inclusive care to frail seniors in the community who desire to remain in their home but need additional support to achieve that goal. Geriatric appropriate clinical services are provided both in the onsite clinics and in participant's homes. Be part of the innovative, creative, hardworking team providing stellar patient-centered care.

Join our team of compassionate and skilled team members and love your career!

A Few of the Life CirclesBenefits:

  • Comprehensive Medical Insurance options for staff that are regularly scheduled a minimum of 30 hours/week
  • Generous Paid Time Off, Paid Birthday and Holidays
  • DAILYPAY - immediate access to your pay from hours worked the day prior!
  • Retirement Savings Plan Opportunity
  • Team Member Referral bonus program
  • Attendance and Longevity Bonus
  • Wellness Reimbursement and Incentives
  • Tuition Reimbursement and Scholarship program (Growth opportunities)
  • Annual Increases Position Summary
    This position provides care to participants aged 55 and older in an adult day center and outpatient clinic setting following the regulations and guidelines established for PACE organizations. The primary responsibilities of the Day Center Aide is to provide personal care, homemaking, and respite support in home environment, and in day center environment as needed, regular collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary team to ensure patients' care needs are met, assists all participants with activities of daily living (ADL), as needed according to their current level of care, and nursing care plans, and document in the participant's medical record as required by policy.

    Skills and Knowledge
    • Able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
    • Possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
    • Function independently and have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with older adults, personnel, and support organizations
    • Must possess excellent communication skills with individuals of all ages, especially the geriatric population
    • Must be organized and able to complete tasks efficiently
    • Must possess strong sense of professionalism, good critical thinking, creativity, flexibility, and excellent problem-solving skills
    • Must possess high ethical standards
    • Must work well on a team
    • Proficient in Excel, Microsoft Office, Outlook, and electronic medical recordsThe above is a summary of the position, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. If selected for the position you will receive a full job description.

      Required Qualifications
      • High School Diploma/ GED
      • Current Certified Nurse Aide certification in the State of Michigan from an accredited program
      • Must have reliable transportation and valid drivers license
      • One year of experience working with the frail elderly, long term care population, or end-of-life care
      • Must have current CPR certification (or willing to obtain)
      • 3-5 years experience working with those living with Dementia
      • All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check, professional reference checks, pre-employment physical, and TB Screen at time of hire. In addition, proof of COVID-19 vaccination or approved exemption is required.Disclaimer
        • This position may require occasional travel to Porter Hills main campus, other PACE Centers, conferences and seminars.
        • LifeCircles PACE is a federally funded program through CMS and the State of Michigan. All employees are expected to adhere to the Participant Rights.
        • LifeCircles PACE provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetics in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Required
          Job Industries
          • Healthcare

Keywords: Brio Living Services, Grand Rapids , Day Center Aide - Full-Time, Other , Muskegon, Michigan

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