Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center & Hospital GNA Meisel 2 in Baltimore, Maryland
GNA Meisel 2
Provides AM/PM care, which may include bed bath, oral hygiene, combing hair, shaving, dressing residents, changing bed linen, cleaning overbed table and bedside stand and straightening room. Provides turning and positioning every two hours when indicated. Performs routine treatment procedures including application of devices for heat, cold, etc. Takes temperature, pulse, respiration, weight, height and blood pressure accurately and in a timely manner. Performs re-takes without reminder. Prepares resident for meals. Assists with meals or feeds residents. Distributes drinking water and nourishments to residents in a timely manner. Answers call lights in a timely manner. Anticipates resident needs. Makes rounds of assigned residents. Assists with handling of care of clothing and other personal property (glasses, dentures, contact lenses, hearing aids and prosthetic devices, etc.). Collects and transports specimens according to procedure. Maintains a safe environment for the resident: bed in low position, siderails up per policy, call light within resident's reach, etc. Performs ROM, ambulation, wheelchair mobility, bowel and bladder training. Applies splints properly and according to schedule. Serves and removes food trays in a timely manner. Obtains temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, height and weight for new admission upon arrival.
Prefer 2-3 Medical, Dementia and Behavioral Health experience. 8 hour shifts and every other weekend required.
Part of LifeBridge Health, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital has been carrying out its vision for nearly 125 years to provide quality health care and forward-looking programs for people who are elderly or disabled. It was the first facility in Maryland to implement the Eden Alternative program for elder care. Levindale is a smoke-free workplace. M/F/PV/IWD Employer
Behavioral Health Dept - L2000