**Overview** Geisinger Hospice, part of the LHC Group Family, is hiring for a C.N.A (Nurse Aide) in Bloomsburg. Under the supervision of Hospice nurses, the Hospice aide provides direct patient care and services as established in the patient's Plan of Care. The Hospice Aide must be compassionate, mature and able to handle the needs of a Hospice patient and their family. This employee must also have access to a dependable vehicle and be willing to travel to see patients. LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: **_It's all about helping people._** **Additional Details** + Under the direction and ongoing supervision of a registered nurse, provides personal direct patient care services as established and delegated in the Plan of Care on a daily basis. + Reports after patient encounter to the Executive Director, or designee, regarding the patient's condition or environment, following the Care Management process on as needed basis.. + Provides assistance with the following ADLs during each patient visit: mobility, transfers, walking, grooming, bathing, dressing or undressing, eating or toileting. + Performs incidental household services essential to the patient's health care at home conducting household services that are necessary to prevent or postpone institutionalization on as needed basis. + Completes a clinical note for each visit which must be incorporated into the patient's record at least on a weekly basis. + Participates in the in-service program per online educational forum, completing at least six hours of in-services every six months. Must have a minimum of 12 hours of in-service training annually. + Maintains strict patient confidentiality on a regular basis. + Participates in QAPI plan or process identifying any problems and reporting administrator on a daily or as needed basis. + Provides emotional support & compassionate care to the patient & family on regular basis. + Functions as a preceptor to new hires as needed. + All other duties as assigned. **Qualifications** **License Requirements** + Current CPR certification requirements. + Current driver's license, vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle or public transportation. **Additional State Specific Requirements** + PA - Successful completion of a competency evaluation. **Skill Requirements** + Mature and able to deal effectively with the demands of a hospice aide position. + Must be able to read, write, and carry out directions promptly and accurately. **Need help finding the right job?** We can recommend jobs specifically for you! **Location : Facility Name** _Geisinger Hospice_ **Requisition ID** _2019-58077_ **Location : Postal Code** _17815_ **Position Type** _Part-Time_ **Work Schedule** _Normal (Based on FT, PT, PRN)_ **CATEGORY** _AIDE_ **Location : City** _Bloomsburg_ **Location : State/Province** _PA_ An equal opportunity employer LHC Group is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status or any other legally protected status. To learn more about the opportunities for you with LHC Group and our affiliates, contact one of our Human Resources team members at 1.866.LHC.Group. Found here: om/careers Associated topics: ambulatory, cardiothoracic, hospice, intensive care, nurse, nurse rn, psychatric, registered nurse, surgical, unit
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