Providence Health & Services Home Health / Hospice Aide in Medford, Oregon
Providence is calling a Home Health / Hospice Aide to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford, OR.
In this position, you will:
Provide supportive personal care services and homemaking assistance to patients of all ages according to the individualized physical needs of the patient in accordance with state and federal regulatory requirements under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN).
Perform all duties in a manner which supports team concept of caring and respect which reflects the philosophy of Providence Home Services and Providence Mission and Service Excellence.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current State of Oregon Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) License with 2 years of experience in a health care setting providing hands on patient care (exception would be a nursing student with current CNA)
State Home Health Aide certification Oregon Association for Home Care Home Health Aide (OAHC HHA) exam and on-site skills competency with a score of 80% or better within 2 weeks of hire
The HHA training program must meet the state and federal requirements and/or competency exam (also meets state and federal requirements) that include observation of skills. The competency exam, required by federal requirements, is managed by Home Health and Hospice department
The HHA will be subjected to complete and pass at hire and annually, a skills observation checklist
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA BLS) for Healthcare Provider certification
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
Must have the abilities to meet the physical and mental demands of the position
In compliance with the Providence Health & Services-Oregon (OR), a criminal background check is required for this position, based upon assigned duties and regulation
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 189088