Available Positions

Diet and Nutrition Coordinator

Required skills: Basic computer skills, strong interpersonal skills, strong organizational skills.
Qualifications: Associates degree or higher in food service/nutrition/dietary management subject matter.

Job Tasks:
– Primary task is to act as the liaison between the dietary department, the unit staff, and the residents to optimize resident satisfaction with meals and to enhance smooth operation of food service to the residents to meet highest quality standards and support adequate resident nutrition and hydration.
– Daily interaction with residents and facility staff, including nursing, therapy and activity staff, to achieve above primary goal.
– Interview residents regarding preferences, meal satisfaction, diet history, etc.
– Gather data from charts and input in assessment forms for RD to review and complete.
– Gather weight data and generate monthly reports of weight changes for RD to review and document.
– Generate weight monitoring  sheets for use by nursing staff on units.
– Gather weekly weight data for RD to review.
– Participate in interdisciplinary care team meetings for care conference, case mix, etc.
– Participate in Dietary Committee meeting with Dietary Manager.
– Update and distribute consistency list to units, therapy, and activities weekly.
– Assist Dietary Manager and Production Manager as needed for daily food service tasks.
– Update dining room seating charts with unit staff as needed.
– Communicate to Registered dietitian any clinical concerns regarding residents for  RD’s review and documentation.
For more information or to apply, call 607-652-7521 ext. 177

 

Paid CNA Traing Class

We are currently accepting applications for our paid CNA class, now thru April 15th. This class starts April 24th. For more information call 607-652-7521 ext. 177.

Licensed Practical Nurse – Skilled Nursing Facility

  • Full time and Part time
  • All shifts

Pay scale: $16.50 base

increase in base rate based upon experience

shift differentials – $0.80 evenings, $1.00 nights

Job duties include:

  • Directs quality resident care through the nursing process.
    • Participates in assessment of resident needs.
    • Reviews resident care needs and planned nursing interventions with co-assigned workers.
    • Gives meds as ordered within both State and Facility guidelines using safe and aseptic techniques.
    • Provides treatments and procedures including but not limited to:  dressings, foleys, wound care and skin care.
  • Supervises aides on the unit while maintaining a positive and helpful attitude.
  • Shows leadership by participating in planning and supporting delivery of resident care.

Certified Nurse Aide – Skilled Nursing Facility

  • Currently hiring all shifts
  • Full time and Part time
  • Pay Scale
    • $11.90 base
    • increase in base rate based upon experience
    • shift differentials – $0.80 evenings, $1.00 nights

Under the supervision of the Nurse Manager, R. N. Supervisor, CNA’s  perform ADL activities and related services necessary in giving quality care for the physical, emotional and rehabilitative needs of residents.

RN Supervisor-Skilled Nursing

JOB OBJECTIVES:

Under the direction of the Director of Nursing Administration a Registered Professional Nurse who supervises, coordinates, plans, organizes and implements nursing care.

SUPERVISES:

  • A Registered Professional Nurse who supervises, coordinates, plans, organizes and implements nursing care.
  • Provides overall supervision of all nursing personnel on the unit or in the facility. This includes RNs, LPNs, CNAs and ward clerks.
  • Provide supervision to support staff during weekend and off hours.
  • Is able to interview prospective employees, discipline and terminate staff as necessary.

INTERRELATIONSHIPS: Frequent contact with all employees, residents and non-nursing departments.

RESIDENT CONTACTS:

On a daily basis.

PHYSICAL / MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

Able to occasionally transfer up to 150 lbs., push/pull medication cart requiring force of 30 – 50 lbs. Pushes/Pulls and re-positions residents weighing 78-250 lbs. stands and walks up to 75% of work day. Twists, stoop, bends, squats frequently throughout the day. Possesses skills to continuously comprehend and communicate with physicians, residents and co-workers. Remembers multiple messages, information and task assignments.

Able to speak clearly and make self understood in face to face interactions. Able to communicate and respond clearly on telephone. Be flexible and adaptive to change. Able to concentrate on detail with frequent interruptions. Able to function independently. Able to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.

Able to professionally interact with residents, guests and co-workers and to direct to appropriate department or person.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Graduate of a 2, 3, or 4 year RN program. Current licensure in New York State as a Registered Nurse. Experience in geriatric nursing and nursing management required.
    2. Possesses the ability to work under pressure.
    3. Possesses the ability to interpret operating policies and procedures.
    4. Exhibit strong leadership and supervisory skills. Possesses strong organizational skills.
    5. Fluent in the English Language.
    6. Ability to verbally communicate with residents, families, the public and other members of the organization. Be an integral part of the management team.
    7. Must be honest, dependable and exhibit a warm, cheerful, caring manner.
    8. Must be able to enact and direct emergency procedures.

JOB FUNCTIONS:

Supervises, assigns, assists and teach staff in resident care. Assess the residents condition and formulate a plan of care to assure quality care in the physical, emotional and rehab needs of resident.

  1. Assessment:
  • Receives and gives report.
  • Makes rounds on the Units. Assess residents with problems using nursing diagnosis incorporating resident/family where appropriate.
  • Respond to emergencies on the Unit and take appropriate action.
  • Does admission assessment when necessary.
  1. Planning:
  • Assures staff implement interdisciplinary care plans.
  1. Management:
  • Assumes responsibility for Quality Assurance studies by supporting and participating as assigned.
  • Assumes responsibility for all care given on shift.
  • Uses sound judgment in assigning and organizing nursing staff based on resident needs and staff skills consistent with their education.
  • Allow employees to express concern and dissatisfactions.
  • Maintains a positive attitude, shows flexibility during change in clinical or operational changes and makes appropriate adjustments.
  • Supports employees through recognition of positive efforts.
  • Correct employees tactfully, in private.
  • Anticipates staff or resident problems and using problem solving techniques, works toward resolutions.
  • Helps on the floor when needed.
  • All required paper work will be done accurately in a timely manner.
  1. Development — Both Staff and Self:
  • Participates in orientation of new personnel.
  • Shares expertise in the nursing process by acting as a role model and guide in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care.
  • Assists personnel in developing and achieving annual performance objectives.
  • Recognizes inferior standard of nursing performance and then guides staff toward improved efficiency, performance and care. Informs Director of Staff Development of apparent learning needs.
  • Interviews, disciplines and terminates staff as necessary.
  • Participates in in-service programs by attending and giving programs.
  • Identifies own education needs and assumes responsibility and accountability for keeping up with new advances in the profession.
  1. Policy and Procedure.
  • Takes an active part in writing, reviewing and rewriting policies and procedures.
  • Informs staff of new or rewritten procedures.
  1. Interdepartmental relations, promotes interdepartmental cooperation
  • Maintains good working relationship between nursing and other departments.
  • Reports unresolved interdepartmental problems in a timely and appropriate manner.
  1. Risk Management: Promotes practices which reduce legal problems and actions.
  • Documents incidents and accidents fully using appropriate forms.
  • Monitors documentation by Nursing staff for completeness and accuracy.
  • Reports or corrects unsafe environmental conditions immediately.
  • Carries out good hand washing technique and observes principles of infection control.
  1. Professional Role:
  • Observes nursing practice as put forth by the New York State Nurse Practice Act.
  • Maintains a positive attitude and behavior consistent with the standards of the facility.
  • Adheres to the dress code.
  • Communicates effectively using medical terminology with co-workers and other disciplines
  1. Evaluation;
  • Assess and documents the response of resident/family to plan of care. Revises goals as necessary.
  • Does staff evaluations in a timely manner.
  • Takes appropriate disciplinary action when necessary and refers continuing problems to the Director of Nursing Administration.
  1. Maintains confidentiality of all resident care information.
  2. Must be able to enact and direct emergency and evacuation procedures
  3. Participate in customer relations with appropriate, professional behavior and attire..

This job description is not intended to be all inclusive. The employee will also perform other reasonable related duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing Administration

LPN’s-Senior Living

Robinson Terrace Senior Living, 60 bed ACF, One Buntline Drive

Job duties include: administer medications to residents, complete medication reconciliation, be charge staff to ensure residents are cared for under the supervision of Case Management and Clinical Director

Available positions:
All shifts
$15.15 per hour and shift differential for evenings and night shifts.
Must pass a physical, pre-hire lift test, and drug test.

Home Health Aide – Senior Living

Now hiring HHA’s to assist residents with daily personal care, all shifts.

Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and be certified in provision of care services in accordance with regulation 10 NYCRR 700.2 (9).

Internship Program

Internships are currently available at both of our facilities, please apply to administration.