Home Health and Hospice Aide - Premium Pay
Job Type
Full-time, Full-time
Description

$1,500 sign-on bonus plus *new starting rates of pay*


Full-time Baylor position with benefits and $6.00 differential on top of shift and weekend differentials. Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday 8a-5p.


The Granite VNA Home Health & Hospice Aide performs personal care and designated health-related services for the care and well-being of assigned clients under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. The Home Health & Hospice Aide interacts with client’s family members, facility staff and other healthcare team members while maintaining professional standards.


Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Demonstrates professional, emotionally appropriate behavior that is consistently supportive and responsive to other individuals with whom the aide has contact in the course of their work.
  • Follows care plan in providing basic care and services to the client including assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL): walking, bathing, shaving, mouth care, grooming, eating transfers, and management of incontinence.
  • Communicates with nurses involved in the resident’s care plan; observes, records and reports changes in resident’s condition, status, or other pertinent information to the nursing staff clearly, concisely and in a timely manner.
  • Documents care provided to the resident accurately in accordance to the agency’s guidelines.
  • Work independently on individual assignments yet support the needs of the total work unit.
  • Complies with the Agency’s Paraprofessional Commitment to Compliance with regards to the submission of visit documentation and time entry in accordance with agency time frames. Complies with electronic scheduling requirements.
  • Communicates clearly and courteously with others including client, family members, and other agency staff.
  • Practices safe work habits and proper body mechanics.
  • Arrives on time to visits and completing visits within the scheduled time allowed.

Other Job Functions

  • Assists client with homemaking tasks, medication assistance, and wound care in accordance with the care plan.
  • Attends Agency meetings and in-service programs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Meets the Agency-required Hospice and Licensed Nursing Assistant education requirements annually.
  • Completes core licensed nursing assistant competencies annually.
Requirements
  1. High school diploma/GED, accompanied by current New Hampshire LNA license
  2. Proof of completed COVID-19 vaccine

Benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Health, vision and dental insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Contribution to 401 (k) retirement plan
  • Comprehensive Orientation Program
  • Tuition reimbursement