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Resident Care Assistant

Riverside Healthcare
Smithfield, VA 23430


The Household Resident Care Assistant (RCA) works In partnership with the Household Team. The RCA provides resident and guest-directed physical care and medication administration to the residents/guests of the household to meet their daily needs and wishes and enable them to function at the highest possible level. Promotes residents/guests psychosocial well-being through meaningful relationship building and ensures their privacy. Plans and facilitates social activities for residents/guests of the Household which provide meaningful ways to spend time such as daily pleasures recreation exercise and relationship building. Supports the household Homemaker in maintaining a clean safe household environment. Cares for resident/guests personal laundry. Performs all caregiver tasks in accordance with current standards guidelines and regulations and in a safe and efficient manner. As an employee of the Household the RCA is considered a versatile worker and is cross-trained in different functions of the Household within scope of licensure (if applicable) in order to meet resident/guest needs as they occur.Riverside Healthy Living Community in Smithfield offers Long-Term Care, Rehabilitation Care, Assisted Living, and Memory Support; furthermore, it provides a warm and inviting lifestyle. The facility follows the Household model, providing the comfort of home and the experienced nursing care of nursing homes, where the residents do not have rigid schedules. The residents wake up when they want, take their medications whenever they eat their meals and at bed time, allowing them to spend their days doing a number of actives in their rooms or in the activity rooms. Family can come and go as they please, no a??visiting hours.a?? We take great pride in the comprehensive nursing and rehabilitative services provided to our residents. Whether participating in our rehabilitation services or enjoying the beautifully landscaped grounds around the gazebo, our highly qualified, dedicated staff all work in harmony to meet the needs of each resident. Located in Isle of Wight County, Smithfield was first colonized in 1634, then officially established in 1752, and is still just over 10 square miles in size. There is so much history and charm packed into the small town. Smithfield offers residents a small-town atmosphere, a top-rated school system, affordable housing, a historic downtown, and a new state-of-the-art community/conference center. Smithfield is proud that its Historic District is designated as a Virginia State Historic Landmark and is listed on the National Historic Register. According to the Virginia Landmarks Register, Smithfield is perhaps the best preserved of Virginia's Colonial seaports.


Education: May be required to receive food handler's card. Nursing Assistant certification required Medication Aide certification requiredExperience: Previous experience is not required.Licensure / Certification: First Aid required (within 30 days of hire)



Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-21

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Resident Care Assistant

Riverside Healthcare
Smithfield, VA 23430

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