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Activity Assistant

Company: Diakonos Group, LLC
Location: Edmond
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Join our extraordinary team today!Purpose of Your Job PositionThe primary purpose of your job position is to assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of recreational, social, intellectual, emotional and spiritual programs, in accordance with the resident's assessment and care plan, and as may be directed by your supervisorEducationMust possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or its equivalent. CNA Certification. ExperienceMust possess class C driver's licenseJob FunctionsEvery effort has been made to identify the essential functions of this position. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is an essential function of the position.Assist in planning, developing, organizing, implementing, and evaluating the activity programs of this facilityObserve resident attendance, mood, behavior, and degree of involvement so that facility activities and resident progress are evaluated, by noting, reporting, and charting resident behaviorParticipate in community planning related to the interests of the facility and the services and needs of the resident and familyParticipate in discharge planning, development and implementation of activity care plans and resident assessmentsInterview residents or family members to obtain activity informationInvolve the resident/family in planning activity programs when possibleInvolve the resident/family in planning objectives and goals for the residentAssist in arranging transportation to other facilities when necessaryRefer resident/families to appropriate social service personnel when the facility does not provide the services or needs of the residentAssume the authority, responsibility, and accountability of Activity AssistantCoordinate activities with other departments as necessaryKeep abreast of economic conditions/situations and recommend to the Activity Director adjustments in activity programs that assure the continued ability to provide daily activitiesAssist in developing, implementing, and maintaining an ongoing quality assurance program for the activity departmentParticipate in facility surveys (inspections) made by authorized government agencies as necessary or as may be directedEnsure that all charted activity progress notes are informative and descriptive of the services provided and indicate the resident's response to the serviceArrange transportation for field trips when necessaryPerform administrative requirements, such as completing necessary forms, reports, etc., and submitting such to the Activity Director as requiredAgree not to disclose assigned user ID code and password for accessing resident/facility information and promptly report suspected or known violations of such disclosure to the AdministratorAgree not to disclose resident's protected health information and promptly report suspected or known violations of such disclosure to the AdministratorReport any known or suspected unauthorized attempt to access facility's information systemOthers as deemed necessary and appropriate, or as may be directed by the Activity DirectorDevelop and maintain a good working rapport with other departments within the facility to assure that daily activities can be performed without interruptionCreate and maintain an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest and positive emphasis, as well as a calm environment throughout the facilityReport occupational exposures to blood, body fluids, infectious materials and hazardous chemicals to your supervisorAssist in developing volunteer activity assignmentsReport known or suspected incidents of fraud to the AdministratorEnsure that departmental computer workstations left unattended are properly logged off or the password protected automatic screen-saver activates within established facility policy guidelines

Keywords: Diakonos Group, LLC, Edmond , Activity Assistant, Other , Edmond, Oklahoma

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