Hospice Aide - Neenah (Full-time-Position)
At Affinity Visiting Nurses/Ministry Home Care, we are focused on providing quality, compassionate care. As a Hospice Aide in our Neenah office, you will provide one-on-one care and support to patients and their families allowing them to experience their remaining time as fully as possible. This position is about giving everything possible to ensure the best quality of life during end of life care. Under the supervision of the Hospice Supervsor & Hospice RN, the hospice aide provides safe, personal patient care in the patient's place of residence.
As a hospice aide you will be surrounded by a supportive network of qualified professionals working toward a common goal, the patient.
If you are passionate about end of life care, consider a Hospice Aide position with Ministry Health Care - Wisconsin's leading healthcare system of Hospitals, Clinics, Home Care (Hospice and Home Health) and Long Term Care Facilities.
In this position, the incumbent will:
Provide total care or assists patient with:
Bed Bath or tub bath, or shower
Taking vital signs
Remind patient to take medication as specified by RN
Dental, hair, and nail care, shaving, dressing/undressing
Ambulating, transferring, positioning by using assistive devices such as walker, wheelchair, and prescribed ROM
Provide light housekeeping tasks such as doing patient's personal laundry, vacuuming, sweeping, dishes, and tidying the bathroom after bathing the patient.
Provide emotional support to patients/families throughout the continuum. Works tactfully with all staff throughout the agency.
Observe, report, and document physical and/or behavioral changes in the patient immediately to the RN per established policies.
High school graduate or equivalent
Listed on the State of Wisconsin Nursing Assistant Registry
LPN with current Wisconsin license may also be considered
CPR Certified or eligible to obtain
Valid Wisconsin driver's license, use of car and proof of auto insurance required.
Experience in health care field preferred.
Normal Weekly Hours
WI-Neenah-Ministry Home Care - Neenah
Ministry Home Care