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Company: Paramount Healthcare Services Inc.
Location: Chicopee
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

*Paramount Healthcare Services* is a dynamic AGENCY seeking compassionate per diem caregivers that can staff our LTC facilities and REHABs. If you're looking to make a difference in your community, we would love to connect!We offer competitive pay and weekly direct deposit, and you can make your own schedule based on the hours you want to work!*Certified Nursing Assistant Rates*_Weekday Standard Rate - $21.00 per hour__Weekend Differential - $23.00 per hour_*Job Description** Order, interpret and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patients' conditions.* Assess and evaluate patients' needs, and responses to, care rendered for daily activities* Apply sound nursing judgment in patient care management decisions.* Provide primary and emergency care for occupational and non-occupational injuries and illnesses.* Administer over the counter and prescription medications as ordered.* Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary, ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; and providing fresh water and nourishment between meals.* Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and weight, testing urine, and recording intake and output information.* Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.* Maintains work operations by following policies and procedures.Qualifications* Basic Life Support (BLS) certification* Active CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) license without any felonies or active investigations noted on your license* Must hold current CNA certification in the state of practice* Must be in good physical health to be able to lift and move patients, and to be able to walk or stand for prolonged periods of time* Prior work experience in a direct patient care setting or in a long-term care facility preferred.* Active CNA license without any felonies or active investigations noted on your license.* One year of experience working in a Nursing Home.* High school diploma or GED preferredPhysical Requirements* Able to bend and stand an average of 6 hours per day.* Lift up to 50-75 pounds.* Able to write up to 3 hours per day.* Able to work in a stressful environment.* Able to assess and communicate with all ill patients, co-workers, and the public.Necessary Knowledge, Skills & AbilitiesAll Nurses must complete general nursing orientation, department-specific nursing orientation, education, and competencies with demonstrated proficiency upon hire when duties are modified and as applicable annually thereafter.Website: https://www.myparamounthealthcare.comJob Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Per diem, Travel nursingPay: $21.00 per hourMedical specialties:* GeriatricsPhysical setting:* Long term care* Nursing home* Rehabilitation centerSchedule:* 10 hour shift* 12 hour shift* 8 hour shift* Day shift* Evening shift* Monday to Friday* Night shift* Overtime* Weekend availabilitySupplemental pay types:* Differential payAbility to commute/relocate:* Watertown, MA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Experience:* Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)License/Certification:* CPR Certification (Preferred)Work Location: One locationJob Types: Full-time, Part-time, Per diem, Temporary, Travel nursingPay: From $21.00 per hourBenefits:* Flexible scheduleMedical specialties:* GeriatricsPhysical setting:* Long term care* Nursing home* Rehabilitation centerStandard shift:* Day shift* Evening shift* Night shift* Overnight shiftSupplemental schedule:* Holidays* OvertimeWeekly schedule:* Monday to Friday* Self-determined schedule* Weekend availabilityWork Location: One location

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