Posted on: November 25, 2022
CorsoCare Hospice Coverage Area; North East Ohio Job Type: Full
Time Pay: $16-$19 an hour Position Summary: The Hospice Aide
reports to the Clinical Manager and is expected to function as a
member of the health services team. The Home Health Aide is trained
to provide personal care and related services in the home. The
Hospice Aide is assigned to specific patients and functions under
the direction, instruction, and supervision of the Staff Registered
Nurse/Case Manager, the Supervising Therapist, and Clinical
Manager. The Home Health Aide position is non-exempt. Required
Experience for Job Title: Currently Certified as a CNA in the State
Minimum of 1 year of Hospice Aide experience in a health care or
home care setting.
CPR certification preferred, but not required.
Current driver's license with current automobile insurance and must
have reliable transportation.
Excellent communications skills.
Compliant with accepted standards and practices.
Must be able to meet the physical demands of providing patient
care, ambulating patients, transferring patients, assisting with
Self-directed with the ability to work with little supervision.
Avid team player.
Consistently maintains a positive attitude which promotes team and
Must be empathetic, nonjudgmental, tactful, responsible, adaptable,
organized, and committed to the purpose and objectives of the
Agency. Accountability for Hospice Aide: Assist in maintaining a
clean, healthful, and safe environment.
Assist the patient with ambulation. Uses safe transfer and
Assist with nourishment and fluid needs including prepared meals,
feeding patient, and offering fluids.
Reading and recording temperature, pulse, and respiration.
Maintains basic infection control procedures.
Adherence to the Hospice Aide care plan.
Gives simple emotional and psychological support to the patient and
other members of the household.
Establishes a relationship with patient and family, which transmits
trust and confidentiality. Responsibility for Hospice Aide:
Contacts the Clinical Manager to inform him/her of alternate
schedule for patient visits during vacation, sick days, or personal
days off. Reports any schedule change or inability to complete
assignment as scheduled.
Accepts changes/additions to schedule during staffing difficulties
when necessary. Accepts assignment in time of emergency, regardless
of any location and/or any day of the week be it
Compliance with all applicable laws, regulatory requirements,
standards of practice, accreditation standards, and policies and
Organizes daily visit schedule to minimize travel time and mileage.
Maintains productivity according to work status.
Maintains OSHA and Infection control per policy.
Performs other duties as assigned. #CORAJ
Keywords: CorsoCare, Canton , Hospice Aide, Healthcare , Canton, Ohio
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