HOME HEALTH AIDE

  • CentraCare Health
  • 1810 Minnesota Blvd SE St. Cloud Minnesota 56304 United States
  • Nov 07, 2018
Full-time Service/Skilled Workers

Job Description


JOB SUMMARY:
Performs designated tasks under the immediate supervision of a nurse. The Home Health aide (HHA) functions as a member of the Home Care team and demonstrates accuracy, reliability and safety in caring for clients.

EDUCATION:
  • High School graduate or equivalent

EXPERIENCE:
  • Six months experience as a HHA or CNA working with cognitively impaired adults in their home or a facility.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
  • Current Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry upon hire
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certification (or must acquire within 30 days of hire)

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Minnesota Class D driver’s license and eligible to be insured under the corporate auto insurance policy (for Benedict Homes Only).
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English
  • Verbally communicate in a clear, precise manner, using a calm, pleasant tone of voice
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the elderly population
  • Read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, procedures and memos
  • Basic knowledge of memory loss
  • Willingness to acquire additional training for medication management and Assisted Living Home Care
  • Ability to recognize the need for assistance
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Professional and courteous customer service skills

CentraCare Health has made a commitment to diversity in its workforce and all individuals, including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health is an EEO/AA employer.