Job Title: CDS/CNA/Home Care Aide
Location: All Offices (Full Time/ Part Time)
Job Purpose: The basic function of a Home Care Aide/CDS Attendant is to perform tasks that enable clients remain in their own homes and out of long-term care facilities for as long as possible. Help patients to complete activities of daily living that are difficult for them because of a physical or mental disability. Provide assistance with intermittent household task necessary to the maintenance of a safe and habitable home environment. The service is restricted to non-skilled tasks and the need for services is determined in relationships to the client’s functioning capacity. This position will reports directly to the RN Supervisor, the Director of Nursing and/or the CDS Client.
Job Description: Always ensures the patient maintains the maximum amount of independence and privacy as possible. Personal care duties can include helping a person to be bathed and dressed, eat, and use the toilet, transporting the patient to another area or room working on exercises as assigned by a physical therapist and or physician.
Home Care aide must be 18 years of age. A minimum of one year experience of direct patient care with either a Skilled Nursing facility or an In-Home Care Agency in preferred. Home Care Aide must be physically able to lift a minimum of 75 lbs. and be able to move patient without any assistance from the patient. Home Care Aide must also be able to help assist the patient with walking through use of a cane, walker or gait belt throughout the facility or client’s home.
Job Title: Clinical Nurse Case Manager
LPN/RN Hannibal Territory ( Full Time)
LPN/RN St. Clair Territory ( Full Time)
RN St. Louis Territory (Part Time)
Job Purpose: Promotes and restores patients’ health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends and families; supervising assigned team members. The LPN/RN will report directly to the Director of Nursing.
Job Description: Provides home health care skilled nursing interventions for treatment of the patient’s illness, rehabilitative needs and preventive care. Promotes and restores patients’ health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends, and families; supervising assigned team members. Utilize a skilled approach in the provision of problem-specific therapeutic interventions, teachings and training activities in accordance with the plan of care.
At least 2 years of experience is required. Must have a High School Diploma or GED and a Minimum of One Year of Nursing Experience as well as One Year of Direct or Indirect Contact with the Elderly and /or Disabled.
The individual must be comfortable with diversity and respectful of a wide range of faiths, beliefs and experiences.
Experience in Home Health Care or Home Heath preferred.
Oral Communication – Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions;
Written Communication – Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.
Become and remain proficient in all programs for the functioning of At Home Care. Working computer knowledge proficiency required.