Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville
Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina
Co-workers who feel like family
Faith based environment
You Will Be Responsible For:
Â· Perform duties essentially of personal care which might be given to convalescent, chronically ill or disabled persons in their homes.
Â· Perform patient and/or caregiver involvement for optimal level of self-care and/or independence.
Â· Perform duties as assigned by Supervisor or Case Manager including baths, oral hygiene, nail care, foot care, skin care, pressure relief, dressing patient, feeding and transferring patient.
Â· Take accurate vital signs and report those which fall outside of patient established perimeters, per POC.
Â· Describe the activities of daily living and demonstrate the ability to use techniques to assist the patient to meet these activities. Use agency HHA guidelines for additional resources and reference.
Â· Receive 12 hours per year of appropriate in-service or training as required by regulations and policy.
Â· Follow Plan of Care (POC) and notify CM or supervisor when patientâ™s needs are not met by current POC.
Â· Identify and communicate adverse or problematic findings to the Case Manager or Supervisor.
Â· Demonstrate the ability to chart according to professional standards.
Â· Function as part of the patientâ™s interdisciplinary care team.
What You Will Need:
Â· Certified Nurse Assistant in North Carolina required.
Â· Current health certificate/physical examination and TB testing required.
Â· Current American Heart BLS card required.
Â· Valid state driverâ™s license and reliable automobile, current automobile insurance and willing to operate personal car necessitated by nature of job, required.
Â· High school diploma or equivalent required.
Â· Completion of a certified home health aide course.
Â· On-the-job instruction relative to specific patient needs and continuing in-service training, so that patient safety may be assured and the personal care and homemaking needs of the patient are adequately met.
Â· Six months nursing assistant experience preferred.
Â· Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing required.
Â· Additional languages preferred.
Perform duties essentially of personal care which might be given to convalescent, chronically ill or disabled persons in their homes. Attempt to assist individuals and families to assume responsibilities toward self-care. Help the well family members to carry their share of the responsibilities and encourage the disabled member to participate in the life of the family.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.