Providence Health & Services Home Health Aide (CNA) - Hospice in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Home Health Aide (CNA) (Hospice, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Hospice and Home Care of Snohomish County in Everett, 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 throughout the Greater Snohomish area.
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 with software programs for the maintenance of patient records and communication with team members.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Completion of a certified nursing assistant course or equivalent training
Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) in the state of Washington
Current Healthcare Provider CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) certification
Current Food Handlers Permit
Current Washington State Driver’s license and automobile insurance
1 year previous home health/hospice experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
Prior experience in hospice, orderly, acute , rehabilitative, or long term care facility
Basic computer skills to document in electronic medical records (EMR) and use Microsoft Outlook in Windows-based system
About the community you will serve.
Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.
Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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.
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.
Job Category: Nursing Support (CNA, MA, NURSE AIDE)
Req ID: 209383