In an effort to keep all staff and residents safe, and per CMS requirements and Wood County Policy, all newly hired employees of Norwood Health Center are required to have received the last dose of an FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccination before beginning employment within the facility.
Administers medications orally, intramuscularly, subcutaneously, intradermally, rectally and intravenously. Administers fluids intravenously.
Prepares and implements resident care plans.
Converses with residents to assure they are comfortable, explains therapies, treatments, medications and changes in same. Answers resident’s request for assistance.
Answers questions and complaints from family members
Reassures and provides emotional support to residents.
Accompanies physicians during rounds.
Attends and participates staff meetings, in-service and continuing education.
Orders medications, supplies and materials.