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Providence Health & Services Home Health Aide - Home Health (Burbank/SF Valley) in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Home Health Aide (Full Time/Day Shift) to Providence Saint Joseph Home Health Department. This position will be traveling in Burbank and/or San Fernando Valley to see patients.

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We are seeking a Home Health Aide who will provide personal care and homemaking services under the supervision of a registered nurse. Demonstrate proficiency in delivering care to assigned age specific patient population (e.g., infants, adolescents, adults, geriatrics, pediatrics), and participate in related continuing education.

In this position you will:

  • Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, safety, environmental, and infection control policies

  • Participate in educational programs and in service meetings

  • Communicate any changes in patient's service requests to private duty office staff

  • Maintain documentation of homemaking activities performed in the patient's home consistent with agency requirements

  • Bathe patients who are confined to bed and who are ambulatory

  • Assist in the care of mouth, teeth, hair, nails, and skin, giving special attention to pressure points

  • Assist patients with use of bathroom and/or bedpan as well as with ambulation

  • Help patient retrain in self help skills

  • Prepare light meals and provides light cleaning of the patient's environment

  • Interact in an emotionally supportive way with patients, families, and other caregivers. If death occurs, help prepare body

  • Attend meetings as required

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:

  • Coursework/Training in MOAB I within 30 to 150 days of hire

  • Specialized training/home health program

  • CPR Certification – Adult, Child, Infant (Provider), including Obstructed Airway Management, sponsored by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross

  • Certified Home Health Aide Card

  • California Driver's License

  • Automobile insurance

  • Good oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Vocational/Specialized Training

  • One (1) year experience as a home health aide

About the hospital you will serve

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years. Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 323174

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