Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Certified Home Health Aide - Hospice in Costa Mesa, California

We are looking for a Certified Home Health Aide for Sea Crest Hospice at Providence Home Care Services.

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

Location: Costa Mesa, CA

Work Schedule: Full Time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days

Job Summary:

Provides personal care and related services in the home. Functions under direct instruction and supervision of an RN or therapist coordinating patient care.

Essential Functions:

  • Follows written instructions for patients care as prepared by an RN, PT, OT or SLP Therapist.

  • Provide and assists patients with personal care (which may include lifting, positioning, turning and transferring patients without assistance) to preserve good personal hygiene while maintaining a healthful, safe environment.

  • Performs simple procedures as an extension of therapy services, such as ambulation, ROM, and exercise only as prescribed by the PT or OT.

  • Reports changes in patient’s condition and needs to Clinical Supervisor, RN, PT or OT.

  • Completes and maintains electronic record of services performed and of observed status of patient.

  • Establishes and maintains appropriate rapport with the patient and family.

  • Participates in patient care conferences to provide input regarding observed patient health and environmental conditions.

  • Perform household services as identified in the plan of care.

  • Practices infection control and universal precautions for self and others in patient care activities.

  • Maintains annual CHHA Certification and compliance education.

  • Meets productivity standards of the organization.

Skills:

  • Effective communication skills (verbal and written).

  • Ability to prioritize and critically think (Scheduling and prepare for visits).

  • Organizational skills, time management (Scheduling and prepare for visits).

  • Ability to handle the demands of the job.

  • Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations.

  • Demonstrates Values based customer service skills.

  • Reliable transportation.

Minimum Position Requirements:

Education: Education to meet certification, license, or registration requirement.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current Home Health Aide Certification in State of California.

  • Current CPR.

  • Valid CA Driver's License.

  • Proof of auto insurance.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience: Six (6) months Home health aide experience.

Providence Home Care is a trusted leader in home health, hospice and infusion pharmacy, helping clients throughout Orange County, Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire receive the quality care they need in the comfort of their home. We are guided by our core values of compassion, dignity, justice, excellence and integrity in everything we do, and dedicated to restoring the health and well-being of clients and families at all stages of life's journey.

Providence Home Care provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence Home Care complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: SJH Home Health Network

Category: Other Healthcare Support

Req ID: R331331

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