The memory Care Coordinator manages the Resident Care Associates (Caregivers), Resident Medication Assistants and supervises care provided to residents in Memory Care. This includes direct resident care, conferring with other disciplines, referring to community resources and/or utilizing resource materials as needed. This position participates in care conferences and staff meetings, completes paper work in a timely manner, and communicates with health care providers, Eskaton support staff, and other community persons as needed or directed.
The Memory Care Coordinator is also responsible for scheduling shifts, job assignments, accountability, and evaluations of Resident Care Associates and Resident Medication Assistants. Additionally, the Memory Care Coordinator is responsible for planning, directing and coordinating programs to meet the creative, social and recreational needs of the residents in Memory Care. This position reports to the Resident Care Coordinator. Memory Care Coordinator also interacts with Residents and Resident family members.