Providence Home Health Aide / Certified Nursing Assistant in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling an Home Health Aide / CNA (1.0 FTE, Days) to join our team of Home Health professionals in Portland, OR.
We are seeking a Home Health Aide that will be under the supervision of a registered nurse provides supportive personal care services to patients of all ages within their homes according to the individualized physical needs of the patient in accordance with state and federal regulatory requirements.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Performs all duties and functions to patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
Demonstrates positive interactions with the public, and positive interpersonal relations in dealing with fellow employees, supervisors, and other department employees
Maintains confidentiality of all information related to patients, medical staff, and as appropriate, other information.
Supports and contributes to effective safety and risk management efforts by adhering to established policies and procedures, maintaining a safe environment, promoting accident prevention, and identifying and reporting potential liabilities.
Encourages or assists the patient to become as independent as possible within medically determined limitations and promotes general rehabilitation through ambulation and exercise as prescribed.
Provides or assists with personal care, bathing, toileting, oral hygiene, hair and nail hygiene and other activities of daily living.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement
2 years experience –OR- Nursing student with current CNA
State Home Health Aide certification or successful completion (80% or better) of OAHC HHA certification within two weeks of hire
Valid driver's license
Driving record consistent with GOP Safe Driving Policy 330 Incident Point Matrix at time of hire
Current BLS (Basic Life Support for Health Care Provider) or ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) within 30 days of hire
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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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.
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Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 265402