Caregiver/QMAP Job Description

Position:

Caregiver/QMAP

Position Summary:

Provides personal care services by assisting with activities of daily living and companionship to clients residing in the home in support of maintaining their independent lifestyles.

Qualifications:

Education:

  • Highschool diploma preferred
  • QMAP certification (when applicable)

Experience:

  • 1 year of in-home care service work experience is preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the ability to adequately perform homemaking tasks as described. Able to lift up to 40 pounds to perform tasks such as carry bags of groceries, lift/transfer clients, move light furniture, etc.
  • Able to bend, stoop, perform push/pull motions in order to perform tasks such as sweeping, mopping, using vacuum cleaners, dusting furniture, etc.
  • Able to grasp or hold items such as washcloths, dust cloths, dishes, clothing, etc.

Responsibilities:

A – Provide services to clients in the facility according to the client care plan which may include any of the following:

  • Personal care as allowed by the State of Colorado licensure requirements.
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal preparation and/or feeding assistance
  • Dressing
  • End of life care
  • Companionship
  • Caregiver relief
  • Laundry
  • Transfer
  • Bathing
  • Toileting
  • Social engagement
  • Activities
  • Medication administration
  • MAR keeping and recording

B – Represent Peak Gardens Assisted Living in a professional and responsible manner in the home and in the community.

C – Complete necessary paperwork as required by the agency including shift communication notes, completing MARs accurately at the time of pass

D – Be punctual and exercise good time management

E – Report any problems/concerns about the clients to the ALF Supervisor (House Manager)

F – Attend appropriate MANDATORY training, and monthly facility meetings.

G – Must be able to pass a physical competency evaluation

H – Must maintain annual certifications as required by the facility and or state agencies.

J – Complete documentation on the charting platform ECP

K – Overnight deep cleaning

L – Overnight meal prep

M – Other duties as assigned

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