Home Health Aide

HomeCare & Hospice of the Valley

Listing Expires on 10/31/2020

Full Job Description
This position serves our patients in the Vail Valley.

What We Provide:

  • $500 Sign-on bonus after 6 months of successful full-time employment (not available for part-time employees)
  • Team Work Spirit
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life and other
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401K Plan

Position Summary:

Enables patients to stay in their homes by providing health and personal services; supporting patients and their families.

Summary of Job Functions:

  • Assess patient condition and keeps family informed.
  • Administers oxygen; maintaining oxygen supply and equipment.
  • Records patient information by making entries in the patient record; notifying case manager RN of changing or unusual conditions.
  • Helps patients care for themselves by introducing and teaching assisted living techniques, such as using a cane or walker, using special utensils to eat, using special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene needs.
  • Helps family members care of the patient by introducing and teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn and re-position the patient; putting the family in contact with resources for additional home care help; directing them to Medicare reimbursement approaches for hospital beds, portable toilets, canes, walkers, lift-chairs, wheelchairs, etc.
  • Participate in weekend on-call rotation

Qualifications:

  • Current Colorado Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate
  • Current BLS
  • Ability and functional vehicle that enables one to drive to see patients
We are an equal opportunity employer.

To apply:

For questions, please 970-930-6008.

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