The Bath Aide provides residents with bathing as determined by the care plan and as directed by the nursing department.
The Bath Aide position provides quality, direct resident care in all activities of daily living including; dressing, grooming, bathing, toileting, transferring, walking and positioning.
A Bath Aide shall perform skin inspections and monitoring, and provide cares such as; Nail Care, Weights, Dressing, Grooming, Shaving, Oral care and Toileting. A Bath Aide shall communicate concerns as necessary to nursing.
In addition may also perform the following Resident Aide duties such as; dressing, grooming, feeding, toileting, transferring, walking and positioning of Residents. Assists Nurse with special procedures such as height, weight, collecting urine and catheter care, monitors and records vital signs.