\"People who do meaningful work are happier in their jobs and in life\" - World Happiness Report, 2016.
It's time to be happy at work! Join the Comfort Keepers team and help seniors in your community. You ll love our hands-on training, benefits, and family-oriented, compassionate people.
Apply today to become a part of our caregiver team in Traverse City, MI!
Caregiver Major Responsibilities:
Provide general attention to the clients' non-medical needs in accordance with an established Plan of Care
Provide companionship for the client including, but not limited to: talking and listening, reading aloud, providing social and emotional support. Promoting the client's mental alertness through involvement in activities of interest. Providing emotional support and promoting a sense of well-being.
Provide a clean, safe, and healthy environment for clients and family members. Assist with light housekeeping tasks including laundering of client's garments and linens.
Prepare and serve meals as directed. Ensure that dishes are washed and kitchen is clean after every meal.
Assist client in completing necessary phone calls, letter writing, etc. Accompany clients on walks, community trips, doctor's appointments, bank, beauty salons, etc.
Remind clients to take self-administered medications.
Observe and report any changes in the client's mental and physical or emotional condition or home situation to immediate supervisor in a timely manner
Personal Care Aide Major Responsibilities
Performs duties as assigned on the personal care Service Plan.
Assists the client in assisting with activities of daily living by providing any of the Comfort Keepers approved personal care activities including, but not limited to: bathing, dressing, toileting (including adult briefs), grooming, oral hygiene, ambulation, bathing, and feeding.
Provides for a clean, safe, and healthy environment for clients and family members. Provides light housekeeping tasks including laundering of client's garments and linens and changing the bed.
Assists in meeting nutritional needs by providing meal planning, meal preparation, grocery shopping, dishes, and kitchen clean-up.
Assists the client with ambulation/transfers as specified in the Plan of Care.
Reminds client to take self-administered medication.
Observes and reports any changes in the client's mental, physical, or emotional condition or home situation to immediate supervisor in a timely manner.
Establishes and maintains effective communication and a professional relationship with clients, family members, and co-workers.
Participates in in-service and continuing education programs, staff meetings, and client conferences as requested by immediate supervisor.
Completed required documentation of services delivered and submits to office in a timely manner according to policy.