Hospice Home Health Aide CNA

Medical/Healthcare Franklin, Tennessee Full Time


Description

Frankin, TN

Covering Williamson, Dickson, Hickman, Cheatham, and Davidson

AccentCare, Inc.® is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local communities.

 

Your Success is our Success. We strive to provide new employees with a structured on-boarding process to help you become assimilated quickly, and cutting-edge tools to make your daily work easier and more efficient. We offer extensive training and a wide-array of opportunities for continued education and promotional opportunities.

Position:                 Hospice Aide 

Reports to:              Executive Director

Job Description/Requirements:                                                                                                                                     

As a Hospice Aide you will:

  • Communicate effectively with patients, supervisors and co-workers.
  • Utilize basic knowledge to carry out agency philosophy and goals of agency in provision of patient care.
  • Document observations and provision of care according to agency policy/procedure.
  • Maintain clean, safe, healthy environment and assists in teaching family members and patient’s ways to simplify household tasks and cope with disabilities.
  • Recognize the physical, emotional, and developmental characteristics of the populations served by agency, including need for respect for the patient, his/her privacy and his/her property.

Requirements of Qualified Candidates:

  • Home Health Aide Certification meeting HCFA requirements
  • One (1) year experience as Home Health Aide and successful completion of competency evaluation
  • Must possess and maintain valid CPR certification while employed in a clinical role
  • Ability to perform tasks involving physical activity (which may include heavy lifting and extensive bending and standing.)
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and is in good working order