Sutter Health Home Health Aide - VNA Home Health (Per diem-Days) in Auburn, California

Description

Under the direction of a licensed nurse or therapist, participates in the client's care and experience throughteamwork, effective communication and basic care skills.

Qualifications

Education/including Licensure/ Certification/ Registration:

Current California certification as a Certified Home Health Aide. Must have current American Heart Association BLS-HCPC recognition or Greater Sacramento Region -Healthcare CPR. Must be CPR certified on hire. Must High School Graduate or equivalent.

Knowledge:

Medical terminology, healthcare practices and universal precautions.

Experience:

One year experience working with the elderly is required. One or more years of experience as a Home Health Aide, preferable caring for the elderly is preferred.

Skills:

Under the direction of licensed nurses or therapists, manages multiple demands in an ever-changing environment. Good organizational skills a must. Requires the ability to prioritize duties and have good time management skills. Must have effective English, written and verbal communications skills. Bilingual skills preferred. Sincere interest in working with frail elderly participants is a must. Ability to work as part of the interdisciplinary team and make meaningful contributions to the development of the plan of care.

Primary Location: California, Greater Sacramento Area, Auburn

Organization: Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital

Employee Status: Limited Term

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: No

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Per Diem

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Per diem

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.