Home Care Geriatric Nursing Assistant (GNA) - $22-23/Hour - Columbia, MD

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Job Details

  • Location: Halethorpe, MD, 21227
  • Date Posted: 2022-12-20
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Gig - Health
  • Req Number: a515fae7-e926-403e-85c0-4193c2b38121
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Geriatric Nursing Assistant (GNA), Home Care

You Will (Responsibilities)

  • Demonstrate competency in delivering comprehensive and personalized care to clients, including (but not limited to) the following

    • Assisting patients with the completion of activities of daily living (ADLs)

    • Monitoring vital signs - reporting findings to the appropriate nursing personnel

  • Perform client care as assigned, and collaborate with a multidisciplinary care team to deliver care to clients both at home and in the community.

  • Maintain continuity of patient care by communicating information timely and effectively with all team members providing care to the patient. 

  • Complete documentation in a timely and accurate fashion, and at the point of care, according to industry standards, conventions and guidelines

  • Maintain the comfort, privacy, and dignity of each client in the delivery of services to  them. 

  • Fully understand all aspects of clients' rights, including the right to be free of restraints  and free of abuse. 

  • Responsible for promptly reporting to the clinical office or administrative staff incidents or  evidence of resident abuse or violation of residents' rights. 

  • Assist in maintaining a safe, neat, and clean environment

  • Observe clients for changes in condition or behavior and promptly report these changes  to appropriate licensed nursing personnel. 

  • Communicate and interact effectively and tactfully with the client, visitors, families,  peers, and supervisors. 

  • Adheres to all company policies, procedures, and standards of conduct.

  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

You Have (Qualifications) 

  • Current and unencumbered license to practice as a Geriatric Nursing Assistant in the state of Maryland or eligible compact state licensure 

  • 6 months of clinical experience as a GNA

  • Current CPR certification

  • A current drivers license

  • A working and reliable vehicle with active automobile insurance

  • A willingness to complete additional training, as assigned