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Hospice- Home Health Aide

West Chester, PA

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Hospice- Home Health Aide

West Chester
Job #714804237
Hospice- Home Health Aide
Job ID
Job Category:
CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)/ Nursing Assistant
Specialty Area:
CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)/ Nursing Assista
Primary Shift:
Work Schedule:
Per Diem
Neighborhood Health
West Chester, PA
701 E Marshal St
Education Required:
Per Position Description
Experience Required:
Per Position Description
Employment Type:
Per Diem
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***., someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description
The Neighborhood Health, Home Hospice CNA provides services, under supervision of the appropriate professional staff that assist the client or family in the achievement of physical and emotional comfort. (Per diem CNA positions will have holiday and weekend commitments).
Accountabilities • Provides personal care services such as: • bed bath • tub, chair or shower bath • shampooing in sink, tub or shower • caring for nails and skin • oral hygiene • assisting with toileting and elimination • Applies safety principles and proper body mechanics to the performance of specific techniques of personal and supportive care such as ambulation of clients, transferring patients, assisting with the normal range of motion, and positioning. • Prepares and provides adequate nutrition and fluid intake. Provides medically prescribed diets under supervision. Performs homemaking and other environmental services that facilitate receiving sanitary and safe care at home. Doing household chores and maintaining a clean, safe and healthy environment. • Understands basic elements of body functioning and observes, reports and documents changes in client status or expectations of service promptly to a supervisor or other professional. Understands the physical, emotional and developmental needs of and ways to work with the populations served by the Home Health Agency, including the need to promote, protect ,respect and exercise the patient's rights. • Demonstrates utilization of good basic infection control procedures and follows agency procedures, especially with regard to infection control, handling of hazardous wastes and safety measures in all instances. • Accurately documents care provided and submits visit records and mileage logs within the time frame of agency guidelines. • Attends in-service programs according to agency policy. Mandatory education as directed. • Renders services in strict accordance with the written plan of care. Completes work, care, and documentation with accuracy and within agency time frames. • Recognizes emergency situations and implements appropriate emergency procedures when indicated. • Performs duties in accordance with **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. and entity values, policies, and procedures • Other duties as assigned to support the unit, department, entity, and health system organization
Minimum Requirements
Certified by the Pennsylvania state as a certified nursing assistant. CNA
Successful completion of a nurse aide course that meets federal/state requirements.
Successful completion of the written competency exam and the skills demonstration evaluation required for home health aide certification by the agency.
Computer literate
Hazards, Exposure: Occasional toxic chemical, radiation, chemotherapeutics. Continually infectious
Additional Information
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
Live Your Life's Work
EOE/AA, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.
Updated 08/11/2018

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