Certified Nurse Assistant - Hospice

Employer
BJC HealthCare
Location
Saint Louis, Missouri
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 28, 2022
Closes
Jul 28, 2022
Ref
4747_35376
Specialty
Home Health, Hospice
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Additional Information About the Role

Are you a Certified Nurse Assistant looking for a rewarding opportunity? Do you have a passion for caring for patients and their families? BJC Home Care is looking for a CNA to support our Illinois Hospice region

  • PRN / As Needed
  • Monday - Sunday
  • 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Requires 2 shifts per month

Overview

BJC Home Care offers patients and their families a complete range of home care services, including skilled nursing services, adult and pediatric hospice and supportive care, rehabilitation therapy, home infusion therapy, infusion treatment rooms, home medical equipment and high-tech respiratory care. Specialty home care programs also are available, including adult and pediatric asthma, cardiac, diabetes, orthopedic and wound care programs.


BJC Home Care provides care to thousands of patients in both Missouri and Illinois. Serving more than 25 counties, it has become the largest home care network in the region and one of the largest in the country.

 

 

 

Role Purpose

Provides a variety of multi-skilled direct patient care procedures, assistance and comfort measures under the direction and supervision of a registered healthcare professional.

Responsibilities

  • Performs and assists client with activities of daily living.
  • Collects various clinical data on clients, such as vital signs, temperature, and respiration.
  • Assists client and caregiver in using medical equipment.
  • Notifies professional nurse or nurse supervisor of deviations which could be found detrimental to the health and safety of the client.
  • Appropriately reports changes and documents pertinent information and care rendered to patients to ensure continuity of care
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.
  • Performs Other Responsibilities as Assigned
Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2-5 years
  • Automobile Liability Insurance
  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Valid Driver's License
 


Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Requirements

  • 5-10 years
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

-  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
-  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
-  401(k) plan
-  Tuition Assistance
-  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
-  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
-  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

 

 

 

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