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Avamere Health Services, LLC Hospitality Aide - start your healthcare career today! in Bellingham, Washington

Hospitality Aide - start your healthcare career today!CategoryCaregiversShiftVarious ShiftsHoursFull-Time/Part-TimeUnion PositionNoLocation : CityBellinghamStateWAZip98225OverviewNow Hiring Healthcare Heroes! Join our amazing team and #workwithpurposeHospitality AideStatus: Full-Time, Part-Time, PRNSchedule: Various schedules availableLocation: St. Francis of Bellingham - 3121 Squalicum Parkway Bellingham, WA 98225At Avamere, you join a team with a culture and mission to enhance the life of every person we serve. We offer a strong, exciting team environment with group decision making culture! At Avamere, you get the chance to make a difference every day in the lives of those you care for. If you have a passion for helping others, then look no further! We would love to have you join our Avamere Family!We are dedicated to keeping our team members and residents safe. Download our flyer that shows our protocols and response to COVID-19 here.Employee Perks:Free meals to all employeesTuition assistanceMentorship opportunitiesEmployee assistance program featuring free counseling services, financial coaching, legal services and moreGenerous employee referral programPaid time off/sick leave (rolls over annually)401K retirement plan with employer contributionsComprehensive benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary dental, vision, and life insurance, short-term disability, and AD&D coverageDetailsJob ResponsibilitiesRound with CNAs for shift changeAnswer call lights and communicate needs to CNAs; provide assistance with non-direct care Hydration cartSnack passAssist in dining room for meals (assist with clothing protectors and drinks) Make empty bedsTidy resident rooms Dump barrels with CNAs Clean wheelchairs (NOC or when not in use)Sanitize handrails Stock rooms (NOC and EVE and PRN) Collect meal trays; communicate percentage consumed to CNAs Hospitality Aids can assist with CNAs and nursing staff; but cannot perform ANY direct care (transferring, toileting, feeding, etc)Knowledge and experience working around and interacting with residents in a healthcare setting is helpful but not required.Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.Facility InformationSt. Francis of Bellingham is a long-standing skilled nursing community nestled along Bellingham Bay with views of the Cascade Mountains. The team at this 120-bed community has cared for seniors in the Bellingham, Washington area for over 30 years. Their services include: skilled nursing, rehabilitation, long-term care, and respite care. They are conveniently located near St. Joseph Hospital. With a 5-star staffing rating from Medicare, the team is primed to support their patients as they help them work toward their therapy goals. St. Francis of Bellingham has an engaged team who values the support Avamere provides for programs like tuition assistance and mentorship. Several employees have pursued their nursing degrees through these programs. Some team members have been in the community for over 20 years. They regularly recognize team members through their employee of the month program and other fun activities, like spirit week. St. Francis of Bellingham also works regularly to give back locally through local charities, like Dementia Northwest. The American Health Care Association recognized St. Francis of Bellingham for quality care as part of the Quality Initiative Recognition Program. They have also earned Platinum Level Achievement for exceptional co