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Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)- Hospice- Full Time- Stanislaus County

Company: Bridge Home Health and Hospice
Location: Modesto
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Job Description:

Are you looking for a place where you can make a genuine difference in our patients lives?With over 25 locations and growing, Our culture of love for our patients and employees is the top priority. Our commitment to our Core Values allows us to be the provider and employer of choice. We embrace a diverse workforce and understand that our employees are key to providing quality care and our most important resource.Join us today and grow with us!The Hospice Aide is a paraprofessional member of the home care team who works under the supervision of a registered nurse or therapist and performs various personal care services as necessary to meet the patients needs. The Hospice Aide is responsible for observing patients, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed.The Hospice Aide will be assigned in a manner that promotes quality, continuity and safety of a patients care.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIESResponsibilities of the Hospice Aide include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Providing personal care including:A. BathsB. Back rubsC. Oral hygieneD. ShampoosE. Changing bed linenF. Assisting patients with dressing and undressingG. Skin care to prevent breakdownH. Assisting the patient with toileting activitiesI. Keeping patients living area clean and orderly, as appropriate
  • Planning and preparing nutritious meals.
  • Assisting in feeding the patient, if necessary.
  • Taking and recording oral, rectal and axillary temperatures, pulse, respiration and blood pressure when ordered (with appropriate completed/demonstrated skills competency).
  • Assisting in ambulation and exercise according to the plan of care.
  • Performing range of motion and other simple procedures as an extensional therapy service as ordered (with appropriate completed/demonstrated skills competency).
  • Assisting patient in the self-administration of medication.
  • Doing patients laundry, as appropriate.
  • Meeting safety needs of patients and using equipment safely and properly (foot stools, side rails, etc.).
  • Reporting on patients condition and significant changes to the assigned nurse.
  • Adhering to the Organization's documentation and care procedures and standards of personal and professional conduct.
  • Meets the training requirements in accordance with State and Federal laws.
  • Shows proof of registration on the Home Care Aide Registry through the Department of Social Services, Home Care Services Bureau, preferred.
  • At least 18 years of age.
  • Ability to read and follow written instructions and document care given.
  • Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.
  • Empathy for the needs of the ill, injured, frail and the impaired.
  • Possess and maintains current CPR certification.
  • Demonstrates tact, patience and good personal hygiene.
  • Licensed driver with automobile that is insured in accordance with Organization requirements and is in good working order.
    • Home Health or Hospice experience a plusWe are invested in our employees and their well-being. Benefits Include:Competitive compensation Range $18-$22.50hrFleet car program with insurance, maintenance coverage, and gas card.Dynamic, fun, team-oriented work environmentCountless growth and development opportunitiesFlexible SchedulesMedical, dental and vision insuranceCompany Paid Life insuranceMileage Reimbursement PTOPaid HolidaysPaid Sick DaysEmployee Assistance Program401KFSAAnd so much more!We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, color, sex (including childbirth, breast feeding and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniform service member and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, disability or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local lawsRequisition ID: 2022-4844 External Company Name: Bridge Home Health and Hospice External Company URL: Street: 1700 Standiford Ave #160

Keywords: Bridge Home Health and Hospice, Modesto , Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)- Hospice- Full Time- Stanislaus County, Healthcare , Modesto, California

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