Providence Health & Services Certified Home Health Aide - Hospice in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a Per Diem, Day Shift Certified Home Health Aide to Providence TrinityCare Hospice based in Torrance, California.
This position covers from South Bay to Santa Monica areas. Must be able to work weekend rotations.
Please upload a current resume reflecting all relevant experience.
Click on the video link to learn more about TrinityCare Hospice: http://california.providence.org/trinitycare/
In this position you will:
Work under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and the Clinical Supervisor.
Perform various services for a patient as is necessary to meet the patient's personal needs and to promote comfort following the CHHA plan of care developed by the registered nurse in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team/group ( IDG ).
Be responsible for observing the patient, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed.
Be assigned to provide continuous nursing care to the patient during times of medical crisis, as directed in the Plan of Care, in a manner that promotes the quality, continuity and safety of a patient's care.
The Continuous Care Certified Home Health Aide is available for a minimum of 16 hours a week for continuous care assignments.
May provide care to premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle and young adults.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current California certification as Home Health Aide ( CHHA ) and meets the training requirements of the state.
Minimum 1-year CHHA experience.
Current BLS certification for healthcare providers
Secure with issues of death and dying
Flexibility in scheduling
Must have a valid driver's license with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with state and / or PH&S / TrinityCare Hospice requirements.
Preferred qualification for this position include:
Hospice or Home Health experience strongly preferred.
Bilingual in Spanish a plus
About the hospice you will serve:
Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified and CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.
As the only pediatric hospice in Los Angeles County, Providence TrinityKids Care understands the impact a seriously ill child can have on the life of a family. A specialized division of TrinityCare, TrinityKids Care helps children with life-limiting illnesses leave the hospital in order to spend as much time as possible at home with their families.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Hospice Nursing
Req ID: 223949