Notre Dame Health Care's Hospice team seeks a Full Time candidate exhibiting exceptional customer service/care-giving skills to provide end-of-life and palliative care to patients residing at home or within nursing care facilities. Hospice Aide will collaboratively work within a multidisciplinary and holistic care team including nursing, music/massage therapy, spiritual care, and social work/counseling. Besides eligibility for medical, dental, STD/LTD and life insurance, FT benefits include tuition assistance, retirement planning (inc. company match), paid time off, and more.
Position responsibilities include, but not limited to, the following:
Provide high-level end-of-life nursing care to patient while supporting family members during process
Assist patients with personal services, such as, bathing, dressing, grooming and light housekeeping
Helping patients care for themselves by aiding in the use of canes, walkers, special eating utensils, and special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene
Communicate patient care needs and/or concerns within the hospice team, to patient and authorized caregivers/family members.
MA C.N.A. certification required.
Minimum 2-4 years C.N.A. or Home Health Aide experience, preferably within a hospice/home health, nursing home, or hospital setting, required.
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation required.
Commitment to providing compassionate care required.