Are you someone who would want to provide the best care during the end of life? Have you been with a family member who has gone through hospice and you want to provide the same great care they received? This position is about giving everything possible to ensure the best quality of life during end of life care. The Medication Assistant/Certified Nursing Assistant, under the supervision of the Hospice Manager & Hospice RN provides safe, personal patient care at the House of Dove. A premier hospice house in Marshfield WI.
In this position, the incumbent will:
Work under the direction of the RN to provide patient care.
Assist patients with daily needs including: vital signs, weighing patients, bathing, ambulating, transferring or positioning, as specified by RN. If Certified Medication Assistant may also remind patients to take medications as specified by RN.
Perform housekeeping duties, prepare meals, do patient's personal laundry.
Provide emotional support to patients and families.
Observe, report, and document physical and/or behavioral changes in patient to the RN.
Maintain patient records, confidentiality, and integrity at all times.
This is a full-time position. (40 hours per week) Day/Nights. Every other weekend and every other holiday.
Medication Assistant preferred but will consider a Certified Nursing Assistant
Completion of Nursing Assitant Certification
Listed in the state of Wisconsin nursing assistant registry with a valid nursing assistant certification.
If Medication Assistant must also be certified as Medication Assistant. Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with current Wisconsin license may also be considered.
Experience in the health care field preferred
Experience with hospice patients is preferred
Normal Weekly Hours
Certified Nursing Assistants
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