Home Health Aide (CNA)
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Territory covered: Everett To learn more and hear from our staff
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EvergreenHealth is one of largest, most innovative stand-alone Home
Health providers in the nation with a local vision, dedicated to
serving patients and families in the Pacific Northwest since 1992.
From Everett to South Seattle and beyond, our compassionate,
skilled providers have the opportunity to provide care in their own
community. Our Team
As an interdisciplinary team we work together to enrich the health
and wellbeing of every life we touch. Our care teams are composed
of the following: Nurses (RN & LPN)
Certified Would Care Specialists
Certified Nursing Assistants (Home Health Aides) Why Join Our Team?
As an employee of EvergreenHealth we believe in helping our staff
by Creating a flexible and customized career by offering flexible
Offering work/life balance providing a variety of territories to
work/serve. We do our best to keep you in the territory that is the
closest to your home or desired community.
Training: Our new staff will feel confident knowing they have
learned from experienced preceptors within their area of
Providing Professional Development as supported through our Tuition
Assistance program, paid CEU's, in addition to career advancement
through leadership pathways.
Low staff to patient ratios ensuring staff feel safe and that we
are providing the best possible clinical care and outcomes for our
patients and their families.
Commitment to building an inclusive and diverse workforce: Our
staff share a deep commitment to providing exceptional care and
service for each one of our patients, and one another.
Providing a culture of safety: We are proud to be recognized by The
Leapfrog Group with an "A" grade for patient safety, along with our
recognition as a Top General Hospital for quality and safety - the
only hospital in Washington state. Job Summary
A paraprofessional trained within the organization to provide care
services and administer specific nursing procedures, supportive
therapy services and emotional support to patients, caregivers and
family. The primary nurse or therapist on a case provides the
direct supervision of the patient care provided by the HHA. Home
health aide services are provided according to the home health or
hospice plan of care, according to department policy and scope of
practice guidelines as set by applicable regulations or state law.
Responsibilities Aide performs personal care services, provides
assistance with routine household tasks, and respite or companion
visits for patients and their families.
Assists patients with activities of daily living, i.e., bathing,
dressing, feeding, transfers, toileting and ambulation as directed
on home health aide plan of care.
Observes, assesses and reports changes in patients within scope of
Accountable for following the guidelines for attendance,
punctuality and overall dependability. Accountable for effective
performance and follow-through of all assigned responsibilities and
for completing responsibilities within designated (or agreed upon)
timeframes. Completes responsibilities in a manner consistent with
organizational policy, goals and values.
Responsible for the "Accountabilities" associated with this
position in support of the organization. License, Certification,
Education or Experience: REQUIRED for the position:
--- Certified as a Nursing Assistant
--- High School graduate or equivalent
--- Home care experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant
--- Experience in a supervised health care setting, such as a
hospital or nursing home.
--- Current Washington State Driver's license and proof of
--- Current Healthcare Provider BLS certification by date of
--- Reliable transportation or other transportation arrangements
upon the approval of the Supervisor. DESIRED for the position:
--- Dexterity to perform routinely required patient procedures and
use of equipment required for those procedures as appropriate to
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