Ministry Home Care, an Ascension At Home company, has an immediate opportunity for a Casual Home Health Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) for the Wisconsin Rapids area.
Primary function is to provide personal health care and related services to the client in their place of residence; to assist in providing a safe and clean environment, work cooperatively with patient/family and share observations and problems with the supervisor. Works under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse.
Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered according to the Aide Plan of Care with appropriate documentation an utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
Provides direct patient care to patient under the direction of the RN/licensed Therapist and according to the Aide Plan of Care to include personal hygiene and according to agency policy to include assistance with medications usually self-administered, as allowed by state and Agency regulations
Provides necessary skill to appropriately report changes and documents pertinent information and care rendered to patient to ensure continuity of care. Provides skills necessary to assist the patient with proper nutrition and adequate fluid intake
Provides effective, positive, supportive, and respectful communication to patient/family, team members, physician, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services
Provides necessary skills to assist the patient with safe transfers, exercise, and ambulation per agency policy
High school graduate
Must be a Certified Nursing Assistant or Certified Medication Aide.
Current Driver’s License
One year as a Home Health Aide or Nursing Assistant in a hospital, nursing home, or home health agency