Home Health Aide

Employer
Location
MJHS Hospice & Palliative Care, Bronx, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
9/29/2017
Closes
10/29/2017
Specialty
Home Health, Support Staffing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
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  We believe that nurses give their best care when they know they are being cared for too. When you work for MJHS, you’ll be valued and respected for your dedication to world-class patient care. You’ll be encouraged and challenged to learn and grow. Most of all, you’ll be rewarded with work/life programs that help you balance your priorities and enjoy the career you’ve always wanted. You won’t find that everywhere. But you will find it here.  
 
  Overview:
Our groundbreaking hospice and palliative care programs offer a broad range of facility and community based servicesto help patients and their families ease the burden of managing a life-limiting illness or end-of-life care.

Responsibilities:
The Hospice Health Aide (HHA) is a personalcare provider responsible for completing a variety of activities and tasks supporting the care of patients and their families. The HHA is a member of the Hospice Interdisciplinary Team, functioning under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. The HHA demonstrates an understanding of the philosophy, standards, objectives and policies of MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care.

Qualifications:
  • Successfully passed a Home Health Aide Certification program recognized by the New York State Department of Education
  • Registered with the NYS DOH Home Care Registry
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to read and write English at 10th grade level
  • Ability to perform math at 9th grade level
  • Ability to organize the activities of multiple patients
  • Basic Computer skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills

Benefits:
We truly value our staff and further acknowledge their contributions by offering:
  • Employee and family health coverage
  • Competitive salaries
  • Employer contributed pension plan
  • Generous time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 403(b) retirement plan

 
 

We are an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V.

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