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Home Health Aide Outpatient Hospice Mercy Health Lorain

Requisition R052860 Market Lorain, OH Department Hospice Care - Lorain Home Care / Hospice Shift Days Schedule Part-time

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General Summary

As a member of the Interdisciplinary Group, the Home Health Aide provides personal care services to hospice patients.  The Home Health Aide performs related tasks in the home and nursing facility settings which are in accordance with the Plan of Care, and are assigned by the RN Case Manager.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

1.         Successfully completed a nurse assistant/Home Health Aide certification course or is in progress to obtain HHA certification.

2.         Ability to make meaningful observations and write concise, accurate reports.

Ability to recognize the needs of people and to maintain good relationships in dealing with them. CPR certified.

4.         Previous experience as a home health aide.

5.         High school graduate.

6.         Effective oral and written communication skills.

Working Conditions

Normal patient care environment with little exposure to noise, dust, temperature, and the like.

Very frequent exposure to moderately adverse working conditions due to performance of certain distasteful patient care activities.

Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail fifty percent or more of work time.

Ability to stand, bend and walk more than eight percent of work time.

A medium-heavy physical workload demand based on a CHP Industrial Rehab. Standard Work Classification Table adapted from the US DOT Dictionary of Occupational Titles

Reporting Relationships

Directly accountable to the RN Case Manager and/or Clinical Manager.

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

0.01

Work Shift:

Days

Department:

Hospice Care - Lorain Home Care / Hospice

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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Amanda M., CRNP

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