Summerfield of Fresno

Careers

Resident Assistant – AL

Location Information

Summerfield of Fresno is a beautiful community in Fresno, CA, with more than 50 units offering Alzheimer’s care.

Key Responsibilities

At this time, we are seeking a Resident Assistant to join our team!

Responsibilities

  • Gives report to the Nurse or designated charge person at the end of the shift.
  • Reports any changes to the Nurse or designated charge person immediately for determination of contacting the on-call Nurse.
  • Reminding residents to take medication, opening containers for residents, opening prepackaged medication for residents, reading the medication label to residents, observing residents while they take medication, checking the self-administered dosage against the label of the container, and reassuring residents that they have obtained and are taking the dosage as prescribed.
  • Supervise, assist or provide showers and baths.
  • Supervise, assist residents to dress/undress.
  • Assure the cleanliness and dignity of each resident.

Qualifications

  • Vital signs; Medication supervision (within the scope of the state regulations);
  • Read, write, speak and understand the English language.
  • Freedom from illegal use of drugs.
  • Freedom from use and effects of use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace.
  • Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of abusing, neglecting, or mistreating individuals in a health care related setting are ineligible for employment in the position.
  • Demonstrates effective time management skills.
  • CPR/First Aid Certification desired (unless required by the state).

Shift/Hours: Evening

 

Lifestyle Program Associate

Location Information

Summerfield of Fresno is a beautiful community in Fresno, CA, with more than 50 units offering Alzheimer’s care.

Key Responsibilities

At this time, we are seeking a Lifestyle 360 Associate to join our team!

Responsibilities

  • In coordination with the Lifestyle 360 Director, helps in the analysis of the community’s resident population and the development of an innovative, evidence based, seven days per week (at least five programs per day with one program in the evening) activity program that is engaging and incorporates the Five Dimensions of Wellness: Emotional Dimension- 5 days per week; Intellectual Dimension- 7 days per week; Physical Dimension- 7 days per week; Social Dimension- 7 days per week; Spiritual Dimension- 3 days per week.
  • Interviews residents, on occasion, to determine his/her interests and program preferences and if, appropriate what accommodates may be needed for program attendance (such as large print game card etc.).
  • In coordination with the Lifestyle 360 director, helps with the writing of recreation program descriptions.
  • Ensures that all documentation required by state and Five Star corporate policy is written in a timely fashion.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Associate degree in human service or recreation therapy preferred.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Previous experience working in a health care setting a plus.
  • Ability to work effectively with small groups as leader or facilitator.

Shift/Hours: Weekend

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