Home Health Aide-Grand Rapids/Itasca Hospice

Essentia Health
Grand Rapids

Job Description

Find more than a job. Find more in yourself.
Find your calling. Essentia Health seeks employees who embrace our commitment to patient-and family-centered care in communities both large and small. Were looking for people who are committed to making patients and their families feel known and understood. People who understand what it means to be Here with you. People who are willing to use their strengths to help others.
The Hospice Aide, as a member of a interdisciplinary team, will provide personal care services and related tasks in the patient/family home following the guidelines of the Hospice philosophy of care in accordance with the plan of care as delegated and supervised by a Registered Nurse. Responsible for maintaining and promoting a safe, healthy environment for patients of all ages, newborn to elderly, to support the mission and goals of St. Marys Hospice and Palliative Care Program.
Certificate as a Home Health Aide / Nursing Assistant from certified school of education.
Successful completion of training and competency evaluation program that meets federal/state guidelines.
Current Minnesota State registration as a Home Health Aide or Certified Nursing assistant with the completion of 80 hours of Nursing Assistant training and competency evaluation program that meets federal guidelines.
Current Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse Assistant Certification or willingness to obtain preferred.
Must have a valid drivers license and insured vehicle.
Essentia Health offers competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, life insurance, long term disability, flex spending accounts, retirement plans, paid time off, and continuing education including tuition reimbursement.

Employment Type



Days, Weekends

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