Posted: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 12:45 AM
Coverage Area: Howard and Anne Arundel Counties
Scheduled Hours: 16 hrs. per week, Every Weekend, Saturday and Sunday Days
Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care is seeking a Hospice Aide to join our team of professionals. We make a difference every day to patients and families coping with end of life illness in creating a center of excellence in hospice care.
The Hospice Aide works under direct supervision of a registered nurse, and as a member of the interdisciplinary team, provide personal care for the patient and assist with activities of daily living.
*Certified by the state(s) as a nurses aide, having completed a course and certified by the state.
:CA: The Hospice Aide will be certified by the state as a CHHA.
:DE: The Hospice Aide will also have passed a geriatric aide test. And be certified as a CNGA.
:GA: Either GCNA certified; or will have completed and can provide validation or documentation of having completed a home health aide training and competency evaluation program conducted in a Medicare:certified home health agency; or will have successfully completed a personal care aide training program that is provided by the hospice under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
:NJ: The Hospice Aide will be certified by the state as a CHHA.
*Listed on the state aide registry with a clear record able to deliver care to patients in their own homes, nursing facilities, or hospitals.
*Successfully complete the agency Home Health Aide Competency Exam with an 85 or better.
*CT: Minimum of six months experience in a supervised setting (preferably a healthcare setting).
*Must have and maintain reliable automobile, valid drivers license, and the minimums state required liability auto insurance.
*A compassionate attitude toward the care of the sick; the ability to read, write and carry out directions, maturity; and the ability to deal effectively with the demands of the job.
*Demonstrated commitment to Seasons Hospices philosophy of care, values, mission statement and organizational culture.
• Location: Western Maryland
• Post ID: 22419198 westernmaryland