Oct 14, 2021

Hospice Aide- Hospice Sound

  • Providence
  • Shelton, WA 98584, USA
Full-time

Job Description

Description:

Providence is calling a Hospice Aide (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to SCS Hospice in Shelton, Washington.

The Home Health/Hospice Aide provides personal care, assistance with performing activities of daily living and prescribed therapeutic exercises, and basic housekeeping services essential to the comfort and cleanliness of receiving home care or hospice services. These services are specified by a written plan of care that is developed and supervised by a Registered Nurse.

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In this position you will:

  • Observes and reports to immediate supervisor any changes in participant's physical or mental status; record such observations on appropriate records; communicates safety hazards and environmental health hazards to primary clinician and/or team members.
  • Demonstrates effective time management including arriving at the patient home in a timely manner, responding to urgent needs by prioritizing and triaging visits, communicating schedule and work plan to Clinical Manager, RN Case Manager and/or Scheduler daily and other team members as appropriate.
  • Independently manages own caseload, plans and schedules home visits and coordinates with other team members as needed to maximize effectiveness of overall care plan.
  • Organizes weekly schedule to attend required meetings within schedule of patient care needs.
  • Organizes and coordinates transfer of patient information for coverage during absences.
  • Maintains accurate and appropriate records and documentation of status, and care / services provided; documents any deviations from the plan of care and contacts the primary clinician and/or Home Health Manager/Supervisor.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of a certified nursing assistant course or equivalent training
  • Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) in the state of Washington
  • Current Healthcare Provider CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) certification
  • Current Washington State Driver’s license and automobile insurance
  • 1 year previous home health/hospice experience as a nurse’s aide, hospice aide, orderly, or related experience in an acute, rehabilitative, long-term care, or hospice organization

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Sound HomeCare and Hospice, in Olympia, Washington, is a home health and hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout Mason, Lewis and Thurston counties in Washington state. Our team brings the Providence tradition of excellence into the home setting, and work together with physicians, patients, family members and insurance providers to meet each patient's unique needs. Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice is a non-profit, state licensed and Medicare certified agency.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Shelton

Req ID: 297185