Allina Health Home Health Aide - Wedum Hospice in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

AdvertisementHome Health Aide - Wedum Hospice Requisition # 33957BR Business Unit name Home Care Services Physical Location Brooklyn Park, Minnesota Posted Date 19-May-2017 Dept. Name Wedum Residential Hospice Hours Per Week 28 Contract Noncontract Introduction Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 15 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills. Allina Health Home Care Services provides skilled medical care for patients and families needing rehabilitation, advanced-illness or end-of-life care. With headquarters located in St. Paul, Minn., services are provided in 30 Minnesota counties, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Responsibilities Req ID: 33957 Provide safe competent cares for hospice patients in JA Wedum Residential Hospice, including bathing, skin care, light homemaking tasks. Effective communication, which contributes to quality care and team cohesiveness Documentation meets regulatory standards Timely logging of cares to ensure accurrate billing. Assumes responsibility for meeting own education needs Complete agency, state, and federal regulatory requirements for continuing education Education High school diploma or GED CNA current in Nursing Assistant Registry in the State of Minnesota. Maintain ongoing education requirements of 12 hours/year Qualification/Skills Experience 3-year experience as a HHA Skills Needs strong understanding of professional boundaries Must be able to lift 45 lbs Good understanding of body mechanics Strong communication skills-written, verbal, listening with attention Good problem solving skills Good time management of self and others Licensure/Certifications HHA Certification or 75 hours of comparable competency testing Maintain ongoing requirements of 12 hours per calendar year of continuing education Work Schedule 28 hours per week or 56 hours in a 2 week payperiod Permanent Night shift rotation M_F 11p-730a. Shifts during the week M-F are 8 hours Every 3rd weekend rotation. Weekend shifts are 12 hours 7p-730a Sat and Sun. Non-Contract Location/Community Information Brooklyn Park, located on the west bank of the Mississippi River, in the northwest section of Hennepin County, is the fourth-largest city in the Metropolitan area, sixth-largest in the state, and is easily accessible (about 10 miles northwest of downtown Minneapolis). Brooklyn Park offers a variety of community events and activities year-round. No matter the season, you'll get a chance to relax and enjoy yourself here. Golf one of the country's top courses, or relax at one of the many parks. Whatever your pleasure, Brooklyn Park can accommodate you. Brooklyn Park: Located 12 miles North of the Twin Cities Population = 73,000 Service Area = 54,100 Closing If you are interested in in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer. Campus/Facilities Home Care Services Requisition # 33957BR Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.