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Hospice Aide (CNA) - Home Care North Team

Posted on Aug 13, 2019 by Alive Hospice

Nashville, TN 37201
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Hospice Aide (CNA) - Home Care - typically supports patients in the middle and northern areas of Middle Tennessee

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assists the patient in the Activities of Daily Living (ADL) including personal care, hygiene, bathing, back rubs, shampoo, skin and nail care, shaving, eating, dressing, elimination, ambulation, transfers, changing and making the patient's bed. Very Light housekeeping to provide a clean and safe patient environment and meal preparation as directed by care plan.

  2. Provides emotional support to patient and caregivers.

  3. Assists in maintenance of a safe and clean patient environment. Uses equipment and supplies safely and properly.

  4. Measures and records accurate patient vital signs when advised to do so.

  5. Informs Nurse or Clinical Director of changes in patients' condition.

  6. Documents activities and observations and submits appropriate legible documentation as required by agency procedures.

  7. Follows the care plan as developed by the Nursing teams.

  8. Is available by agency cell phone from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. on scheduled work days.

  9. Other duties may also be assigned.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

Current Tennessee CNT Certificate. Current driver's license and automobile insurance as required by Tennessee State Law.

The Tennessean. Keywords: Home Health Aide (HHA), Location: Nashville, TN - 37203

Reference: 744994177