Aide / Homemaker (Hospice)

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Aide / Homemaker (Hospice)

@ LHC Group

  • Under the direction and ongoing supervision of a registered nurse, provides personal direct patient care services as established and delegated in the Plan of Care on a daily basis.
  • Reports after patient encounter to the Executive Director, or designee, regarding the patient's condition or environment, following the Care Management process on as needed basis..
  • Provides assistance with the following ADLs during each patient visit: mobility, transfers, walking, grooming, bathing, dressing or undressing, eating or toileting.
  • Performs incidental household services essential to the patient's health care at home conducting household services that are necessary to prevent or postpone institutionalization on as needed basis.
  • Completes a clinical note for each visit which must be incorporated into the patient's record at least on a weekly basis.
  • Participates in the in-service program per online educational forum, completing at least six hours of in-services every six months. Must have a minimum of 12 hours of in-service training annually.
  • Maintains strict patient confidentiality on a regular basis.
  • Participates in QAPI plan or process identifying any problems and reporting administrator on a daily or as needed basis.
  • Provides emotional support & compassionate care to the patient & family on regular basis.
  • Functions as a preceptor to new hires as needed.


Qualifications:

  • Current CPR certification requirements.
  • Current driver's license, vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle or public transportation.


How to Apply:

Apply online at https://careers.lhcgroup.com/careers-home/jobs



Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: April 30, 2021
Application Deadline: May 31, 2021