On-Call-Casual - CNA - Ecumen Hospice - North Branch
Ecumen Hospice North Branch is currently seeking a casual
hospice CNA to join its growing team providing services in Chisago
County and East Central Minnesota.
The Ecumen Hospice North Branch team focuses on providing life
honoring care for patients north of the Twin Cities metro area -
including, but not limited to: Isanti, Chisago and Pine counties.
The Ecumen Hospice mission is to provide care that exceeds the
expectations of those that find themselves in the later stages of
life by providing a level of comfort and quality of life that makes
each person feel honored and supported as their life continues to
This position is responsible for providing personal care and
designated health-related services designed to maintain the
client's physical and emotional wellbeing in the home. The
Certified Nursing Assistant follows an individualized care plan for
the clients they care for.
Essential job responsibilities include:
Assists the patient with personal cares which may include all,
or some of the following: shampooing hair; bathing using tub or
shower; bed bath; sponge bath; rubbing with lotions; fingernail
cares; foot care; and other cares as assigned in the care plan.
Dresses or assists with dressing, grooming, toileting, oral cares,
etc. Assists patient with eating, drinking, walking and
transferring. Observes patient and reports changes in physical,
cognitive and emotional condition such as change in attitude, loss
of appetite, weight, etc. Applies or assists in the use of adaptive
equipment which may include but not limited to: hearing aids,
glasses, dentures and braces.
Nursing Assistant CNA
Minimum Required Qualifications:
- Education: High school diploma or equivalency required
- Current valid driver's license and proof of vehicle
- Ability to communicate effectively
- Able to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and
procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable
Adult and Abuse Policy, Resident's Bill of Rights, OSHA, Universal
Precaution, AWAIR, Right to know, and MSDS.
- Relevant Experience: One year experience as a CNA/HHA in home
health or hospice environment
Equal Opportunity Employer
Ecumen is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, familial status, disability, or status as a
protected veteran. We participate in E-Verify.