Job Description

Unit Assistant

New Paltz Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare is currently looking for a Unit Assistant for our Skilled Nursing Facility located in New Paltz, NY!

The primary function of the Unit Assistant is to help the nursing staff with non-clinical functions such as bed making, room tidiness, resident transport (in wheelchairs), and similar. Additionally, there are other opportunities for Unit Assistants to engage the nursing home residents in recreational activities and during dining.
 
  • Observing Residents
  • Reporting any health issues to the supervising nurse
  • Taking care of a Resident’s personal hygiene, including bed bath, shaving etc.
  • Setting up of meal trays, and documenting food/fluid intake
  • Feeding Residents & serving nutritional supplements
  • Making beds & keeping the Residents’ space clean and tidy
  • Transporting Residents within the Facility
  • Turning bedridden residents to prevent bedsores
  • Maintaining Confidentiality of all Resident & Facility data

Location:

New Paltz, NY

About Us:

New Paltz Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is a 77-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in a quiet woodsy neighborhood outside of town. Our mission at New Paltz Center is to provide the finest rehab and skilled nursing services anywhere. Excellence is our goal and good outcomes are our daily measures of progress. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all of our residents, helping each to stronger, healthier, and happier. We want all residents to leave New Paltz Center with dignity and independence. New Paltz Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care Consortium.

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Application Instructions

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