Responsible for providing and assisting participants with activities of daily living, administration of medications, restorative and supportive care necessary to the preservation of the home environment. Assists in monitoring and reporting the health status and providing a safe environment for the participants of Immanuel Pathways. Supports and lives out Immanuel’s Mission and CHRIST Promises.
Key Responsibilities and Duties of the Job
Participant Care & Assistance 70%
o Medication administration as requested by the participant, family and/or physician in accordance with Nebraska Medication Aide-40 and/or Iowa Medication Aide-50 (depending on state where employed) regulations governing the provision of medications by the certification.
o Assists with personal hygiene, bathing and grooming as directed.
o Assists participants with transfers and ambulation as directed.
o Assists with prescribed exercise as instructed by appropriate personnel.
o Prepares meals, including therapeutic diets, and assists with feeding participants as necessary.
o Assists participants with toileting needs including use of bathroom, in using commodes, bedpans, and/or urinals.
o Other duties taught by a health profession for a specific participant such as: taking vitals, changing colostomy bags, changing non-sterile dressing and non-sterile bowel and bladder hygiene care
Policies & Procedures 10%
Follows policies and procedures of Immanuel Pathways through:
Safety Standards 5%
Follows safety policies and guidelines through:
KSA- Knowledge Skills and Abilities-