Elevate Care Niles Restorative Aide Full Time in Niles, Illinois
Under the direction of a licensed nurse, the Restorative Aide delivers efficient and effective restorative nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. He/she will provide care within the standards of practice as accorded by Certification.
The Restorative Aide functions under the direction of the licensed nurse and in consultation with Rehabilitation to promote the patient's ability to attain, and maintain his/her maximum functional potential and prevent decline.
Oversees, directs and participates in restorative programs initiated for individual patients
Communicates with the Nursing and Rehabilitation Departments concerning goal setting and approaches to individual patient needs
Participates in care planning process
Provides safe restorative care
Responsible for facilitating the transition of patients from skilled rehab services to the restorative programs
Maintains accurate restorative nursing progress/documentation records on all patients participating in any restorative program
May be requested to function as CNA if needed
Illinois Certified Nursing Assistant license
Two years' experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant
One year experience as Restorative Aide
Elevate Care is a fully integrated post-acute care consortium offering 24-hour skilled nursing care, short-term rehabilitation, post-hospital recovery and many more clinical specialized programs. We not only provide the highest quality of care, we take it to the next level. Elevate Care is well known for our commitment to our employees, offering outstanding ongoing training and development, career advancement opportunities, competitive pay rates, generous compensation packages and much more.
Elevate Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer