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What if, instead of giving up the things you hold most dear, you had the opportunity to add things that would enrich your life? That's the whole idea behind PACE - the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly. And it can make a profound difference in the lives of older adults and those who love and care for them.
PACE empowers those who join the program to remain in their homes by providing comprehensive medical and social services. We help older adults continue to live in the homes and community they love, while visiting us for the compassionate, quality care they need.
We are searching for experienced, dedicated individuals to join our interdisciplinary team of professionals.
Blue Ridge PACE is looking for talented, experienced employees who have an interest in working with older adults. The Environmental Aide works under the general supervision of the Facilities Services Manager. The position performs duties to include proper cleaning that meets state, facility regulatory requirements, RHS Infection Control standards and Environmental Services policies and procedures. Ensures a neat, clean and safe work environment is maintained. Ensures adequate supplies for cleaning and assists team members with moving equipment, cleaning and beds. Performs other duties as assigned. EDUCATION: High School graduate or GED equivalent preferred. EXPERIENCE: Previous experience as a housekeeper in a healthcare setting preferred. HOURS: Monday through Friday 7:00 am to 3:30 pm primarily, additional hours to meet the needs of the facility. OTHER ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to hear, speak clearly and understand direction. Must be able to operate housekeeping equipment such as a vacuum cleaner. Must be able to learn basic computer skills. Ability to read, write and comprehend. Must be able to memorize and follow a routine of daily work duties without constant reminder. Ability to interpret and understand both verbal and/or written instructions. Ability to prioritize and organize work appropriately. Ability to move throughout facility and stand for extended periods of time. Requires constant walking, standing, pushing, pulling, stooping, bending lifting and ability to move throughout the facility. Must be able to exert up to 20-50 pounds in order to clean resident rooms, lounges, sitting areas, and restrooms. Must be able to vacuum and use other housekeeping equipment and be able to dispose of large bags of trash.
Health Center Manager
Blue Ridge PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) is a community based program which provides patients with all necessary health services while they stay in their homes. PACE covers many different types of services including a day center, personal care in the home, Lifeline emergency response system, transportation to appointments, delivery of medical supplies, therapy, as well as inpatient services. We have an exciting opportunity for our Health Center Manager. The Health Center Manager works under the general supervision of the Site Director. Responsibilities include daily operational and management oversight of PACE on site Nursing and Clinic Services to include the operations of the Day Center and care provided by the on site Nursing staff. Ensures the completion of the initial, six month and annual nursing assessments of Participants by the PACE Care Management team as well as the development of the Nursing Plan of Care (POC) for each Participant. The Manager is responsible to ensure that continued monitoring of the health needs of PACE Participants is being performed and met by the Nursing staff. Serves as a member of the PACE Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) and regularly attends scheduled meetings. Responsible for management oversight of the PACE Participants medication administration at the facility. Responsible for ensuring referrals to outside medical appointments for PACE participants are coordinated and services have been authorized. Education: RN Graduate of a Professional School of Nursing; diploma required. Will accept Associates, Bachelors or Masters preferred. Licensure: Current licensure as a RN in the state of Virginia, in good standing and without restriction. CPR certification required. Current BLS certification preferred; required within 3 months of hire. Experience Requirements: Minimum of two years required in a previous position of Nurse Management with an emphasis on experience in acute, clinic or skilled care setting, three to five years experience preferred. Minimum of 1 year experience with a frail or elderly population required. Hours: Day shift however must be flexible to work evenings and weekends as needed. We offer a competitive salary, compensation package and benefits to include: tuition assistance, Health, Dental, Retirement, Life Insurance and much more!!! A Program of the Commonwealth of VA EOE
Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN
(Added 12 days ago)
We have an exciting opportunity for a LPN. This position works under the general supervision of the PACE Clinic Manager. The position is primarily responsible for general nursing care of the PACE participants at the Center and /or facility clinic and provides care as identified in the PACE Participant's individualized plan of care to include documentation to the electronic medical record. Supports clinic activities, administers medications and treatments to participants, monitors response to medications and treatments and reports significant findings to RN Care Manager and/or provider. Responsible for documentation of medications given in the participants MAR. Responsible for monthly change out and verification of current months MAR. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide age appropriate care for the frail and elderly population according to assigned responsibilities and Riverside PACE standards. May also be required to provide care, training or education to Participants in their home on an as needed basis. Provides feedback and recommends changes in participants status to PACE clinical team and participates in case conferences as indicated. EDUCATION: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with diploma in Licensed Practical Nursing required. EXPERIENCE: At least one year LPN clinic experience required, three years preferred. Home Care or Skilled Nursing Care experience also preferred. Must have minimum of one year experience working with the frail or elderly population. HOURS: Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm primarily, additional hours to meet the needs of the facility including some on-call responsibilities. We offer a competitive salary, compensation package and benefits to include: tuition assistance, Health, Dental, Retirement, Life Insurance and much more!!! A Program of the Commonwealth of VA EOE
(Added 13 days ago)
Blue Ridge PACE is looking for talented, experienced employees who have an interest in working with older adults. . We are recruiting for a Maintenance Technician. This position works at the PACE facility and performs a variety of routine and general facility repairs, preventative maintenance, to include building and/or equipment. Works under the general supervision of the Facilities Manager or Site Director as appropriate. Performs preventative maintenance duties to maintain all mechanical, electrical and structural systems in proper operation. Performs other duties as assigned. EDUCATION: High school graduate preferred. Trade, technical or vocational school graduate preferred. LICENSURE: Journeyman trade licensure or certification preferred. Universal EPA CFC/HCFC Refrigerant Certification preferred. Current valid driver's license and acceptable driving record required. EXPERIENCE: Minimum of one (1) year building minor maintenance and repair experience required. Grounds experience desired. Documented training in electrical, plumbing, carpentry, or HVAC&R preferred. HOURS: Full-Time (72 hours per pay period) during the hours of 7:00am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday. We offer a competitive salary, compensation package and benefits to include: tuition assistance, Health, Dental, Retirement, Life Insurance and much more!!! A Program of the Commonwealth of VA EOE
Universal Care Partner, Nurse Aide
PACE is a community-based program which provides participants with all necessary health services while they stay in their homes. It covers many different types of services including a day center, personal care in the home; home based emergency response system, transportation to appointments, delivery of medical supplies, therapy, as well as inpatient services. The Universal Care Partner (Certified Nursing Assistant) works under the general supervision of the Home Care Services Manager and Day Room Supervisor. The position performs tasks in the PACE Day Center and the Participant's home which support the social, physical and cognitive functioning of seniors with impairments. The Universal Care Partner demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide and/or assist with appropriate care to include: personal care (feeding, grooming, bathing, toileting), home services to include laundry, memory stimulation activities (social, recreational), motor activities, escorting to medical appointments, shopping, assisting with transportation of participants to and from the facility utilizing the facility transportation vans and other activities as directed by the Participant's plan of care (POC). Assists with any identified needs of the participant in their home that will enable the Participant to perform at the greatest level of independence possible. EDUCATION: High School graduate or GED equivalent required. Must also be registered by the Virginia Department of Health Professions as a certified nurse aide. LICENSURE: Licensed or license eligible by the State of Virginia as a Certified Nursing Assistnat (CNA) required. Proof of current, valid drivers license and acceptable driving record required upon hire and to be maintained during employment. CPR Certification and First Aid training must be obtained within 30 days of hire and maintained throughout employment. EXPERIENCE: Minimum one (1) year experience working with the frail and/or elderly population required. Previous experience as Nurse Aide preferred. HOURS: Ability to work varying shifts (day shift, early evenings and weekend shifts) based on participants home care needs.
To become a member of our PACE Team, we require:
- a minimum of 1 year experience working with a frail and elderly population;
- a satisfactory criminal history and reference background checks per licensing;
- a valid Virginia driver's license with 5 years satisfactory driving record;
- the ability to travel throughout the Charlottesville area.
PACE is a program of the Commonwealth of Virginia.