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Program Assistant(CNA preferred) - Part Time(25-29 hours) in Fort Collins, CO

Fort Collins, Colorado
Job ID: 372567
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Kindred Certified Nursing Assistants are dedicated members of our support staff and an indispensable component of our health care team. Acting as care giver to high acuity patients in a long term acute care hospital setting, you will assist patients with daily activities such as grooming, bathing and feeding. You will also assist our RNs with their duties, including administering patient vitals. Join us in this caring role, and see what’s possible when respect, compassion and continual learning guide your day, every day.

Success Profile

What do you need to be a successful Certified Nursing Assistant at Kindred? Here are the top traits we’re looking for:

  • Team player
  • Compassionate
  • Detail-oriented
  • Multi-tasker
  • Understanding
  • Adaptable

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To see the changes and impact that you can make in somebody’s life is why I really love my job.

– Denise CNA, Kindred Hospital San Francisco Bay Area

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Benefits

  • Healthcare

    We offer a variety of Health Savings Account (HSA) and PPO plan options.

  • 401(k) Plan

    Employees can contribute pre-tax dollars through payroll deduction.

  • Paid Time Off

    Your work/life balance is important to us. We offer our employees a flexible Paid Time Off program.

  • Wellness Program

    We offer tools, resources and support for weight loss, stress reduction, smoking cessation and making overall healthier choices.

  • Community

    Community involvement is consistent with our company's principles and with our mission of customer service and quality care.

  • Bonuses & Recognition

    Retention bonus, Employee of the Month Recognition, and Individual Recognition for going “Above & Beyond”.

Job Details


Description

What makes Kindred Healthcare a great place to work? Our people, of course! Our employees answer this special calling because they have a fundamental, internal drive to directly help people. In return, we serve, develop and respect our employees in environments created to optimize their job effectiveness, experience, and satisfaction. This is who we are.

 

Who are you? To succeed in our high-energy, high-reward environment, our clinicians and therapists provide compassionate rehabilitation care and deliver exceptional patient experiences, meaningful outcomes, and bonds for life. The goal of inpatient rehabilitation is to help your patients live as independently as possible through specialized treatment programs.


Our care is designed specifically to help patients who have been impaired by an injury or illness such as a stroke, orthopedic or other neurological conditions. All of our rehabilitation hospitals feature care provided by an interdisciplinary rehabilitation team committed to helping patients progress to recovery. Our care is designed to help patients improve abilities and return to a more normal life.

 

As a Program Assistant you will:

  • Assist the Program Director (PD) in the daily activities associated with the program operations.

  • Responsible for daily posting of the teams planned minutes.
  • Daily review of the teams DIFs to ensure proper timekeeping and alerts team to errors and corrections.
  • Provides SMART training, direction and guidance for rehab team.
  • Handles the daily processing of paperwork to include filing in Patient Charts, Hard Charts, and Soft Charts.
  • Responsible for reviewing the payroll activities at the end of payroll periods for accuracy and completion.
  • Assist the PD with scheduling to ensure adequate coverage.
  • Communicates with staffing coordinators to alert of staffing shortages and works to help fill vacancies.
  • Gathers information for risk management projects for the Rehab department in the facility.
  • Assists with the gathering of data for Medicare meetings; provides to PD.
  • Responsible for technical IT issues that arises.
  • At the end of the month, assist with clearing alerts in the SMART system.
  • Reviews Pre-Bill each month and corrects errors as necessary.
  • Responsible for maintaining the Part B Cap summary and Treatment Census.
  • Responsible for maintaining and reporting out other reports as directed.
  • Orders department supplies.
  • Verify and update professional licenses are ensuring they are current and posted.
  • Organizes the gym and maintains a safe working environment.
  • Assist in the preparation for surveys.
  • As necessary, will be responsible for entering data into the computer.
  • Conducts job responsibilities in accordance with the standards set out in the Company's Code of Business Conduct, its policies and procedures, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, applicable federal and state laws, and applicable professional standards.
  • Have great attention to detail, possess basic computer skills, great communication skills and ability to multi-task.

  • Performs other non-clinical tasks as assigned.
 


Qualifications

As a Program Assistant you will have:

  • At a minimum a High School degree or equivalent GED.

  • Experience in a healthcare setting a plus.

  • CNA preferred