The Ohio Department of Veterans Services seeks experienced and highly motivated Hospital Aides (STNAs) to join our team in “serving those who served“. ODVS has offices in Columbus and Cleveland and operates the Ohio Veterans Homes in Sandusky and Georgetown, Ohio.
This is a unique opportunity to truly make a difference in the lives of Ohio Veterans. The responsibilities of the position are as follows:
Provides direct care to residents (e.g., morning & bed time care, bathing, grooming, restroom needs, transferring, repositioning & lifting residents, assists with feedings, applies & release restraints). Makes beds. Performs routine rounds to ensure residents are safe, clean & comfortable; observes & reports any changes in symptoms, behaviors, accidents, incidents or injuries to charge nurse; Takes & records vital statistics (e.g., height, weight, temperature, pulse, respiratory, blood pressure).
Maintains cleanliness of rooms, equipment & work areas (e.g., geri-chairs, wheelchairs, kitchenettes, utility rooms).
Assists nursing personnel with admission, discharge & transfer of residents to & from unit (e.g., conducts inventory of residents clothing upon admission & discharge, labels resident's personal items & clothing, etc.); attends meetings & in-services as required.
Performs other direct care related duties as assigned (e.g., escorts residents on & off grounds to scheduled appointments; participates with residents in recreational activities; communicates with resident to establish & maintain friendly atmosphere).
Formal education in arithmetic that includes addition & subtraction & in reading, writing & speaking common English vocabulary; must be listed on Ohio Nurse Aide Registry & possess certification in CPR
- Or equivalent of Minimum Class Qualifications For Employment noted above