Mercy Medical Center Clinton Certified Home Health Aide FT in Mercy Medical Center - Clinton, Iowa

Department:

CL101_40800 Hospice

Expected Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Rotating Shift

Position Purpose:

CHHA provides personal care, and promotes maintenance and rehabilitation if applicable of the patient under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and in accordance with a plan of treatment. CHHA facilitates a safe home environment. Must have knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care that is age specific to the patients served. Ages served range from infant to adult.

Job Description Details:

QUALIFICATIONS

Current Certified Home Health Aide – Iowa Registry required. Expected to take weekend calls, holiday calls, and make home visits as required. Must apply and obtain Illinois licensure. Must provide current, valid driver's license. Must provide current, valid auto insurance. One-year health aide experience required; Home Care/Hospice experience preferred. High school graduate or equivalent. Successful completion of a 75 hour approved CNA program. Pass written home health aide exam and demonstrate skill, competency per Federal regulations. Must be BLS certified within 3 months of hire. Must possess good oral, written, communication, and observational skills. Must be able to complete work efficiently, effectively and independently. Hospice training if applicable. Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment. Must possess a personal presence that is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity, and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission and vision, goals, and values of Trinity Health.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit www.trinity-health.org at http://www.trinity-health.org/ . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.