CentraCare Home Health Aide in St. Cloud, Minnesota

Home Health Aide

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Location

St. Benedict's Senior CommunitySt. Cloud, MN

Account

CentraCare Health

Department

Home Health - Monticello

Schedule

Part-time

Shift

Night Shift

Hours

24hrs/ppd/10:30PM-6:30AM/EOW/Rotating holiday.

Requisition Number

891.487

Job Details

Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training courseBasic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) requiredJOB SUMMARY:

Performs designated tasks under the immediate supervision of a nurse. The Home Health aide (HHA) functions as a member of the Home Care team and demonstrates accuracy, reliability and safety in caring for clients.

EDUCATION:

  • High School graduate or equivalent

EXPERIENCE:

  • Six months experience as a HHA or CNA working with cognitively impaired adults in their home or a facility.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Current Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry upon hire

  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certification (or must acquire within 30 days of hire)

  • Minnesota Class D driver's license and eligible to be insured under the corporate auto insurance policy (for Benedict Homes Only).

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English

  • Verbally communicate in a clear, precise manner, using a calm, pleasant tone of voice

  • Ability to communicate effectively with the elderly population

  • Read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, procedures and memos

  • Basic knowledge of memory loss

  • Willingness to acquire additional training for medication management and Assisted Living Home Care

  • Ability to recognize the need for assistance

  • Ability to follow directions

  • Professional and courteous customer service skills

CentraCare Health has made a commitment to diversity in its workforce and all individuals, including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health is an EEO/AA employer.