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Pierz Villa - Pierz, MN

Nursing Assistant Full-time/Part-time
Nursing Assistants

Do you love taking care of people? Do you like helping improve the lives of others? Ever thought of working alongside nurses, medication aides, and a team of individuals helping the elderly?

If so Pierz Villa in Pierz is looking for compassionate, caring and dependable individuals to fill nursing assistant openings. Whether you're looking for full-time or part-time, we'll make it work! If you're not certified, we'll help with that too!

All positions do work every other weekend and holiday.

Starting wage: $13.87
Sign on Bonus: $2500.00
We offer shift differential of $1.00 for evening and 2.00 for overnights, and additional .50 on a weekend.

We offer Health/Dental, 401k, PTO and more! We're a small team with big hearts!

Job Description

The position provides quality, direct resident care in all activities of daily living including; dressing, grooming, bathing, feeding, toileting, transferring, walking and positioning. The Nursing Assistant provides individualized physical, psychological and social support to residents while maintaining dignity and achieving their optimal level of functioning. The Nursing Assistant interacts with family, visitors and other health care providers while implementing the plan of care for residents.

Qualifications:

Must successfully complete the course and competency test and get on the Minnesota Registry within four (4) months from the date of hire. Must be able to perform essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. Must be able to take written and verbal instruction from supervisors. Must be able to communicate with residents visitors and staff. Must qualify for employment, after criminal background check and prehire drug screening.

If interested, fill out an on-line application at www.pierzvilla.com or call us at 320-468-6405for more details.

On the Job Training -Certified Nursing Assitant
Do you want to become a CNA but can't afford the class? We have the solution! We will invest in you and provide you the class and test.

Great opportunities exist for you to become that caregiver you always wanted to be!

You get paid during your class time and OJT time. Once you pass the test you will be ready to step into the position of a certified caregiver.

All positions do work every other weekend and holiday.

We offer shift differential of $1.00 for evening and 2.00 for overnights, and additional .50 on a weekend.

We offer Health/Dental, 401k, PTO and more! We're a small team with big hearts!

Job Description

The position provides quality, direct resident care in all activities of daily living including; dressing, grooming, bathing, feeding, toileting, transferring, walking and positioning. The Nursing Assistant provides individualized physical, psychological and social support to residents while maintaining dignity and achieving their optimal level of functioning. The Nursing Assistant interacts with family, visitors and other health care providers while implementing the plan of care for residents.

Qualifications:

Must successfully complete the course and competency test and get on the Minnesota Registry within four (4) months from the date of hire. Must be able to perform essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. Must be able to take written and verbal instruction from supervisors. Must be able to communicate with residents visitors and staff. Must qualify for employment, after criminal background check and prehire drug screening.

If interested, fill out an on-line application at www.pierzvilla.com or call us at 320-468-6405for more details.




RN/LPN


Pierz Villa, a 50 bed skilled facility in Pierz is looking for compassionate & caring nurse's to join our team. Come be a part of a growing team of family oriented care providers who are focused on resident centered care, culture change, and a teamwork approach! We're a small team with big hearts!

Current opening: Full-time Night position 10:15 p.m. - 6:15 a.m
Part-time evening postion: 2:00 p.m . -10:30 p.m.
Full - time evening position 2:00 - 10:30 p.m.

Each position works every other weekend and Holiday


Sign on Bonus $5000.00
Starting wage: $19.19/hour LPN; RN pay is $26.76, but will pay for experience.


Qualifications:

Licensed as RN or LPN within the State of Minnesota
Coordinate and deliver resident care so that optimum quality is achieved.
Responsible for the safety of residents and staff.
Ensures that all duties and responsibilities of staff are completed during assigned shift.
Perform weekly charting and vital signs as scheduled
Prepare and transcribe physicians orders
Assist with physician rounds to coordinate care
Other duties as assigned

If interested, fill out an on-line application at www.pierzvilla.com or call us at 320-468-6405 for more details

TMA (Trained Medication Aide
JOB SUMMARY: MUST ALREADY BE A CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT
Assists in the administration of medications and treatments to residents, as ordered by the attending Physician, under the direction of the attending Physician, charge nurse or unit and the Director of Nursing. The administration of medications and treatment shall be in accordance with established nursing standards, the policies, procedures and practices of this facility and the requirements of the state. Supports resident/patient care needs by performing delegated resident/patient care and non-resident/patient care tasks. Responsible for assisting resident/patient care team, in the treatment and care of resident/patients, in accordance with established policies and procedures and unit standards, to provide quality resident/patient care. May serve residents/patients of all ages; however, the major population served are adult and geriatric.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Currently listed on the MN Nursing Assistant Registry.
• Successful completion of the state approved medication administration course.
• CPR certification.
• Minimum of 1,000 hours experience as a Registered Nursing Assistant at the Pierz Villa.
• Ability to read and communicate effectively in English
• Good verbal and written communication skills.
• Knowledge of the meaning and usage of common medical abbreviations, symbols and terms to the administration of medication.
• Demonstrates resourcefulness and critical judgement in emergency situations.
• Professional and Courteous customer service skills.
• Physical Demands of this position include vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment.
• Have experience with operating computer.

TASKS PERFORMED:
1. Administers and documents inhalers, eye drops, ear drops and oral, rectal and topical medications under the supervision and guidelines of the licensed nurse. TMAs do not administer medication or tube feedings per gastrointestinal or nasogastric tube or injections.
2. Watches for side effects and reports observations to the licensed nurse.
3. Makes decisions concerning the administration of medication for comfort under the guidance and supervision of the licensed nurse. Documents the effect of the comfort medication on the medication sheets.
4. Makes medication schedule adjustments in consultation with the licensed nurse and documents in the nurses’ notes as needed.
5. Consults with the licensed nurse as needed, keeping him/her informed of changes in the residents’ condition. Listens to report at the beginning of the shift and reports off at end of shift.
6. Does not dispense any stock medications on a routine basis; This is only to be done by a licensed nurse.
7. Checks all resident medications on a routine basis; supplies and reorders on timely basis.
8. Notes side effects off medications and make decisions concerning comfort measures and schedule adjustments as needed in consultation with licensed nurse. Makes decisions regarding the organization of their work assignments to ensure that tasks are completed on a timely basis and resident care needs are met on a priority basis.
9. Observes and verifies that the medication is ingested or applied as directed. Documents each instance where the prescribed medication is not administered including refusal, and immediately report it to the nurse in charge.
10. Performs TMA functions as inserviced and educated (e.g . administer treatment and performs passive ROM). Does not perform any sterile treatments (i.e. sterile dressing changes, wound cares stage 2-4) or catheterizations.
11. Makes sure that no medication is administered without written, signed, dated order from an MD.
12. Does not directly provide clinical information to physicians or families.
13. Reports any medication errors to RN immediately with follow-up on a written report and sign the reports as requested by the RN.
14. Assumes any Resident Care Attendance/NAR duties when necessary and when medication passes are complete.
15. Keeps entire work area clean, including medication cart.
16. Counts all narcotic/scheduled drugs every shift with a licensed nurse.
17. Assumes responsibility for personal knowledge of state and federal rules and regulations to resident care, medication administration and documentation.
18. Is punctual when scheduled for a shift.
19. Performs transcription of orders, copying and faxing as delegated by charge nurse or RN. All orders will be verified by licensed nurse.


Must also be active on the MN nursing assistant registry list.  If you are not currently certified as a TMA but are interested, please inquire.  We may be able to assist you in getting the certification required to practice as a TMA.




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