Direct Support Professional

Louisville, KY

$12.00 – Hourly
Job description
NurseStaffing is looking for caring, committed, and enthusiastic individuals to fill our Direct Support Professional positions.

As a Direct Support Professional, you will provide supportive personal care to participants and residents in a wide variety of settings, including assisted living centers and group homes.

We offer excellent benefits:
• Weekly pay starting at $12/hr
• Health insurance
• Dental insurance
• Vision insurance
• Retirement plan
• Paid time off
• Flexible schedule
• Must have a driver's license
• Perform routine patient care related tasks under the direct supervision of the nursing and medical staff of the assigned facility.
• Obtain and record data for individualized care records according to the specified schedule and care plan.
• Observe physical, mental and emotional status of the patient and report changes to the Nurse Manager or Charge Nurse immediately.
• Administer personal care to patients and residents including all activities of daily care, skin care, bowel and bladder elimination, ambulation, medication administration, and safety control.
• Provide additional care to meet personal needs and comfort of patients and residents, as needed.
• Clean assigned areas, stock supplies and equipment as required.
• Provide companionship, activities, and conversation, and supervision of safety.
• Provide housekeeping duties as described on care plan or assigned by charge nurse.
• Provide transportation/transfer assistance and accompany to lab, x-ray, PT as instructed by supervisor.
• Maintain respect for patients, residents and participants privacy rights, confidentiality and HIPAA directives.
• Provide assistance with procedures and exams being done by physician and nursing staff.
• Follow all facility policies and procedures related to assigned patient care and policies of NurseStaffing and their clients.
Work hours

Apply today! We look forward to hearing from you!

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