Providence Health & Services Home Health Aide - Hospice in Lacey, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Home Health Aide (CNA) (Hospice, Days, On-Call) to Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice in Lacey, Washington.

Hospice caregivers will tell you what a privilege it is to care for patients and their families at the end of their lives. We get to see people where they reside and focus on their goals and improving the quality of their lives. If you are interested in a rewarding career, Providence Hospice might be the opportunity you are looking for!

We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Drive throughout your work day to see patients in private residences, adult family homes, assisted living, and skilled nursing facilities within a designated region.

  • Provide appropriate patient care as directed by the licensed nurse.

  • Provide personal care, assistance with performing activities of daily living and prescribed therapeutic exercises, and basic housekeeping services essential to the comfort of the patient.

  • Have proficiency using software programs for the maintenance of patient records and communication with team members.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) licensure

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or Current Basic Life Saving(BLS) certification through the American Heart Association (AHA)

  • 1 year nursing assistant experience

  • Valid driver’s license and insured, reliable vehicle

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)

  • Current Washington State Certified Nursing Assistant licensure

  • Current Washington State driver's license

  • Previous experience in hospice, acute, sub-acute or long-term care

  • Previous experience caring for patients at end-of-life

  • Previous experience with Microsoft Office such as Word and Outlook

  • Previous experience with electronic patient charting

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Sound Home Care 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 Sound Home Care and Hospice is a non-profit, state licensed and Medicare certified agency.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Lacey

Req ID: 205814