Resident Care Aide - Medical - MacLeod Group Health Services

Date Posted: Sep 11, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Nursing home/home for the aged

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Supply and empty bed pans
  • Serve meal trays and feed patients
  • Weigh lift turn and position patients
  • Make beds and maintain patients rooms
  • Supervise patients exercise routines
  • Maintain inventory of supplies
  • Bathe dress and groom patients
  • Assist with the set-up and maintenance of traction equipment cleaning or sterilizing equipment maintaining and repairing equipment and assembling setting-up and operating job-related equipment
  • Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher
  • Answer call signals
  • Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort
  • Administer first aid in emergency situations

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • CPR Certificate

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Immunization records
  • Adult Abuse Registry check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Sound discrimination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Walking

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)