Providence Health & Services Home Health Aide in Tukwila, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Home Health Aide (CNA) (Home Health, Shift, 0.0) to Providence Home Services in King County, Washington. Home Health caregivers will tell you there are significant advantages to caring for individuals and families in their own homes. The home setting is intimate. It helps foster familiarity, sharing, connections, and caring between clients, families and their nurses. If you are interested in a rewarding career with us, this might be the perfect opportunity for you! 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.

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

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of certified nursing assistant course or equivalent training

  • Current Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) licensure in Washington State

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • 1 year patient care experience in acute, sub-acute or long term care

  • Valid Washington State driver’s license and insured, reliable vehicle

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Home Services is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout King County in Washington state. We provide skilled nursing and therapy for patients who are recovering from or living with an acute or chronic illness. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, chaplains, occupational/physical/speech therapists, medical directors, and volunteers.

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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Tukwila

Req ID: 203386