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Hospice Certified Nursing Assistant

Job Description

Join our team at Acts Retirement-Life Communities! Acts has been setting the standard for excellence in senior retirement living since 1972, with a vision founded in faith and guided by a commitment to integrity and loving kindness.

Summary Statement:

Provide professional, compassionate, personal care and related services in all hospice participant residences, as assigned by the RN Care Coordinator or Hospice RN.

Essential Job Functions (including, but not limited to):

* Promptly report pain or any signs or symptoms of discomfort, whether physical or psychosocial
Promote maintenance of hospice participant, personal hygiene by assisting with bathing (bed, tub or shower), shampooing, shaving, care of skin, hair, nails, and mouth, assisting with dressing and changing of bed linens
* Help participants get in and out of bed and assist with ambulation. May include help turning and positioning, dangling, or help transferring to chair, commode or wheelchair
* Assist with elimination needs including use of bedpan, urinal, disposable briefs, emptying of catheter or ostomy drainage bags, or assist to bathroom
* Assist participants with the use of durable medical equipment
* Assist with range of motion or other prescribed exercises, when required
* Perform homemaking duties as assigned by the hospice RN
* Plan and prepare nutritious meals in accordance with dietary restrictions
* Assist with feeding as needed and assigned by the hospice RN
* Attend interdisciplinary, staff and CNA meetings as required
* Maintain documentation as required by hospice policy, Medicare and accreditation requirements



Critical Skills and Knowledge Necessary:

Demonstrated communication skills which include the ability to consistently listen and speak with compassion. The critical skills and knowledge required to successfully perform the functions of the position are otherwise normally obtained thru the completion of a high school education with the ability to read and write English, and successful completion of a certified nursing assistant program. On the job hospice training is required to learn hospice philosophy and policies and procedures. CPR certification necessary.

Physical Demands

* Ability to lift or shift 50 pounds.
* Frequent sitting, walking, standing, stooping, crouching
* Reaching from below knee to above shoulder.
* Ability to use both hands, independently or together.
* Talking and hearing both in person and on the telephone. Clear speaking voice.
* Close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus

Environmental Conditions

May be exposed to blood, body tissue and fluids, as well as other hazardous waste materials.

Hours of Operation

* As needed
* Rotating on call may be necessary

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-DE-726 Loveville Rd Suite 3000
Employment Type Per Diem
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Health Care
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Company Overview

Acts Retirement

For more than 40 years, Acts Retirement-Life Communities,® Inc. has met the needs of senior adults living in our communities with quality care and service. We have been able to provide an unparalleled quality of life for our residents by recruiting and hiring great people who understand our vision and strive to be a part of it. It is our intent to create a work environment that provides everyone with the opportunity for growth, self-satisfaction and the realization of personal career goals. Learn More

Contact Information

US-DE-726 Loveville Rd Suite 3000
ACTS Retirement- Life Communities
000-000-0000
Snapshot
Acts Retirement
Company:
US-DE-726 Loveville Rd Suite 3000
Location:
Per Diem
Employment Type:
Hour
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Health Care
Store Type:

Job Description

Join our team at Acts Retirement-Life Communities! Acts has been setting the standard for excellence in senior retirement living since 1972, with a vision founded in faith and guided by a commitment to integrity and loving kindness.

Summary Statement:

Provide professional, compassionate, personal care and related services in all hospice participant residences, as assigned by the RN Care Coordinator or Hospice RN.

Essential Job Functions (including, but not limited to):

* Promptly report pain or any signs or symptoms of discomfort, whether physical or psychosocial
Promote maintenance of hospice participant, personal hygiene by assisting with bathing (bed, tub or shower), shampooing, shaving, care of skin, hair, nails, and mouth, assisting with dressing and changing of bed linens
* Help participants get in and out of bed and assist with ambulation. May include help turning and positioning, dangling, or help transferring to chair, commode or wheelchair
* Assist with elimination needs including use of bedpan, urinal, disposable briefs, emptying of catheter or ostomy drainage bags, or assist to bathroom
* Assist participants with the use of durable medical equipment
* Assist with range of motion or other prescribed exercises, when required
* Perform homemaking duties as assigned by the hospice RN
* Plan and prepare nutritious meals in accordance with dietary restrictions
* Assist with feeding as needed and assigned by the hospice RN
* Attend interdisciplinary, staff and CNA meetings as required
* Maintain documentation as required by hospice policy, Medicare and accreditation requirements



Critical Skills and Knowledge Necessary:

Demonstrated communication skills which include the ability to consistently listen and speak with compassion. The critical skills and knowledge required to successfully perform the functions of the position are otherwise normally obtained thru the completion of a high school education with the ability to read and write English, and successful completion of a certified nursing assistant program. On the job hospice training is required to learn hospice philosophy and policies and procedures. CPR certification necessary.

Physical Demands

* Ability to lift or shift 50 pounds.
* Frequent sitting, walking, standing, stooping, crouching
* Reaching from below knee to above shoulder.
* Ability to use both hands, independently or together.
* Talking and hearing both in person and on the telephone. Clear speaking voice.
* Close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus

Environmental Conditions

May be exposed to blood, body tissue and fluids, as well as other hazardous waste materials.

Hours of Operation

* As needed
* Rotating on call may be necessary

Job Requirements

 
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