Home Health Aide/Certified Nursing Assistant
Posted on: April 16, 2019
Want to work for a company that cares? Put your passion for serving
others to work as a Home Health Assistant at Ecumen Home Care -
Lakeshore in Duluth, MN We're hiring caring, compassionate people
like you to provide personal care and health-related services to
help make the lives of our clients more fulfilling and enjoyable.
As a caregiver at Ecumen, you'll put people at the heart of what
you do and find new ways to exceed people's expectations every day.
Ecumen is over 150-years-old and one of the nation's top 25
non-profit providers of senior housing and aging services. In 2017,
we proudly celebrated our 10th year as a "Best Place to Work"
awarded by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal. The Home
Health Assistant is responsible for providing personal care and
other designated health-related services designed to maintain the
client's physical and emotional well-being, in compliance with the
Home Care/Hospice policies, procedures and standards for the Home
Health Assistant. Essential job responsibilities include: Provides
personal care to clients per client's individualized care plan.
Promotes independence with Clients, offering choices and fostering
self-help skills. Observes, documents and reports changes in
physical, cognitive, and emotional condition of clients.
Communicates with client and/or family members while in client's
home as appropriate. Participates in care conferences with other
health team members as needed Prepares meals as directed and
requested, following special meal plans if instructed. May provide
light housekeeping and laundry services as directed by the care
plan. Responds appropriately to safety hazards, fire and other
emergency situations. Home Health Assistant Minimum Required
Qualifications: 17 years of age or older Licensure/Certification
Required: Certified Nursing Assistant and satisfactory test out of
the HHA component Current valid driver's license and proof of
vehicle insurance (if applicable) Ability to communicate
effectively in both verbal and written formats Ability to follow
all safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the
facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable Adult and Abuse
Policy, HIPAA, Resident's Bill of Rights, Universal Precaution,
AWAIR, OSHA, Right to know, MSDS Preferred Qualifications: High
school diploma, GED, or higher Previous experience working with
seniors Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status. We
participate in E-Verify.
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