HOME HEALTH AIDE

    CentraCare Health System
    Saint cloud, MN
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $9.65 - $12.21

    Job Description

    Summary

    JOB SUMMARY:
    Performs designated tasks under the immediate supervision of a nurse. The Home Health aide (HHA) functions as a member of the Home Care team and demonstrates accuracy, reliability and safety in caring for clients.

    EDUCATION:
    • High School graduate or equivalent
    EXPERIENCE:
    • Six months experience as a HHA or CNA working with cognitively impaired adults in their home or a facility.
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    • Current Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry upon hire
    • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certification (or must acquire within 30 days of hire)
    ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
    • Minnesota Class D driver's license and eligible to be insured under the corporate auto insurance policy (for Benedict Homes Only).
    • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English
    • Verbally communicate in a clear, precise manner, using a calm, pleasant tone of voice
    • Ability to communicate effectively with the elderly population
    • Read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, procedures and memos
    • Basic knowledge of memory loss
    • Willingness to acquire additional training for medication management and Assisted Living Home Care
    • Ability to recognize the need for assistance
    • Ability to follow directions
    • Professional and courteous customer service skills
    CentraCare Health and Carris Health have made a commitment to diversity in its workforce. All individuals including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health and Carris Health are EEO/AA employers.

    Posting ID: 552622752Posted: 2020-05-27