CNA Hospice Pocono $1500 bonus

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CNA Hospice Pocono $1500 bonus

LVHN-Pocono VNA Hospice · Hospice Inpatient Unit
Nursing Support
Full Time 40 hours, Evening Shift, M-F; 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Posted 03/19/2021
Req # 25453
Union: N/A
Imagine a career at one of the nation’s most advanced health networks.
Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.
LVHN has been ranked among the “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report for 22 consecutive years. We’re a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono each received an ‘A’ grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN’s commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.
Whether you’re considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.
Job Summary:
Provides hands on personal care and activities of daily living according to the aide care plan as directed by the Registered Nurse or Therapist. Provides other support services as a member of the care team.Education – Required:
  • High School Diploma/GED

Experience – Required:

  • 1 year Experience in a healthcare setting as a nursing assistant or nursing aide.

Experience – Preferred:

  • 1 year Home Health/Hospice care experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities – Required:

  • Builds strong relationships with patients, family members, caregivers, and members of the interdisciplinary care team.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Ability to drive to patients homes, regardless of weather and traffic conditions, and manage schedule to meet patient needs.
  • Ability to work in patient homes.
  • Ability to work with and support terminally ill patients and their family members/caregivers.

Licensure – Required:

  • Drivers License Valid PA Driver’s license required for home health and hospice Upon Hire
  • CPR – Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Upon Hire and
  • BCLS – Basic Life Support Upon Hire

Licensure – Preferred:

  • CNA – Certified Nursing Assistant Upon Hire

Additional Qualifications:

  • Home Health/Hospice – must possess and maintain personal car insurance at PA State minimum requirements.
Influenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.

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