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Health Home Aide Position Featured

  Tahoe Forest Health Systems     Trukee     $15.84 / + DOE hour  

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A LITTLE ABOUT US: Tahoe Forest Hospital is a not-for-profit rural health care facility and designated critical access hospital and is proud to be recognized for setting the standard of rural health care delivery. Our awards, partnerships and recognitions demonstrate our commitment to creating the best mountain community health system in the nation.

A LITTLE ABOUT YOU: The Certified Home Health Aide is a member of the Hospice Interdisciplinary Team and works under the supervision of an R.N. The position is responsible for providing personal care and light homemaker services to terminally ill patients of all ages in their homes in order to provide comfort to the patient, their family and/or care givers. Position also assists with maintaining terminally ill patients in the home and promoting overall quality of life. This position also provides office support duties as census allows.

RATE OF PAY: $15.84 / Hour / + DOE

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS: Required: Home Health Aide Certificate. Valid driver's license, insurance and car available for daily travel, CPR. Preferred: None

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides personal care and light homemaker services to terminally ill patients in their homes in order to increase comfort and quality of life, such as bathing, assisting with patient ambulation, preparation of meals and special diets, and performing light household services.

  • Other responsibilities may include light housekeeping activities include, but are not limited to: light dusting, sweeping, vacuuming, mopping floors, storing equipment and foods properly, cleaning bathrooms with disinfectant, changing linens and laundering patient clothing.
  • Reports significant changes in patient condition noted while providing patient care to appropriate personnel to assure proper interventions and actions are taken.
  • Assists in the provision of therapy services supervised by the appropriate therapists in the home to increase utilization of therapy.
  • Assists families and care givers in provision of personal and other appropriate care of patient in order to increase their involvement and confidence in care of their loved one.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

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