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*One of the Top 25 Places to Work For in Healthcare in the US*
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Constellation is committed to treating people like they're family and connecting those we serve with the right care for their unique situations. We provide community-based home health, palliative care, hospice, non-medical home care, school-based OT/PT/ABA, and in-home ABA therapy through our broad network of providers. Constellation is a family-owned, family-centered organization that has remained true to our commitment to providing the best patient experience and the highest quality outcomes. We believe this is accomplished by ensuring that everyone we connect with feels valued, trusted, and heard. This core has earned us the distinction of being a Certified Great Place to Work For THREE consecutive years as well as ranking as one of the Top 25 Places to Work For in Healthcare!
Constellation Health Services is a Certified Hospice agency dedicated to delivering the best possible health care services to people at all points of life . We believe our staff are vital to our success and have devoted ourselves to building a compassionate, vibrant, and diverse core of clinicians. This core has earned us the distinction of being a Certified Great Place to Work For in 2018, 2019 and 2020. We have been ranked as one of the Top 25 Places to Work For in Healthcare!
The Hospice Aide will provide personal care services to the terminally ill Hospice patient as needed under the direction of the Registered Nurse. He/she will provide assistance and understanding to the family and in time of bereavement.
Requirements: High school diploma or GED Graduate from an approved training and competency course Minimum of 2 years of experience as a nursing assistant preferred Active patient contact within the past 3 years preferred Must have a valid driver's license, auto liability insurance and reliable transportation
Responsibilities: Under the direction and ongoing supervision of the Registered Nurse, provides essential personal care to the patient, including: Bath, care of mouth, skin and hair Bathroom or in using bedpan or commode Bed transfers as well as ambulation activities as ordered by the plan of care Range of motion exercises Preparing meals including special diet Performing incidental household services that are essential to the patient's well- being at home Takes the patient's pulse, respirations and blood pressure if assigned Assists with shopping if necessary Provides emotional support and compassionate care to the patient and family by listening and offering encouragement. Reports any changes in the patient's condition or family situation immediately by calling the Hospice office and notifying the Registered Nurse. Adheres to all policies and procedural guidelines; Maintains current knowledge and practice of infectious disease protocols; Practices Standard Precautions according to OSHA regulations and policy. Maintains required competency and skills by attending at least 12 hours of in-service education programs per year. Maintains current certification as required by the state.
Perks and Benefits: iPad to record all documentation Competitive salary 401(k) plan Professional liability coverage