CNA Home Health Aide PT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/4/2021


Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Home Care
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Home Health Aide AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962 
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

Part Time, Days

20 Hours per Week, Flexible Hours

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Punctual with returning pages and phone calls, with completing documentation, timeliness in arriving at meetings and for patient treatments.
  • Maintains a good attendance record, notifies supervisor of absences in a timely manner.
  • Participates in team and staff meetings as assigned.
  • Notifies PCS of patient schedule by 9:00 a.m. each day.
  • Completes daily visit notes in a timely manner.
  • Submits time sheets/DAS daily, in accordance with payroll schedule.
  • Establishes effective rapport with patients, their families, and co-workers.
  • Respects authority by following the appropriate channels of communication in resolving problems and presenting information.
  • Readily accessible for new patient assignments.
  • Demonstrates flexibility in accepting patient assignments.
  • Communicates changes in the patient’s condition with the Case Manager or the Supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Provides care with respect for the patient’s privacy and property.
  • Demonstrates supportive and positive attitude of Agency’s policy/procedure and practice to the community.
  • Protects privileged information.
  • Demonstrates Agency values when dealing with other health care providers and community resources.
  • Maintains confidentiality of patients and other associates by avoiding inappropriate discussions and gossiping.
  • Performs personal care activities and supportive services for patients in their place of residence as specified in a written assignment.
  • Follows appropriate safety measures when providing patient care.
  • Provides weekend and holiday coverage as assigned by the patient care supervisor.
  • Offers to take on other responsibilities to help the entire Home Health Care Team.
  • Provides information for personnel file.
  • Communicates pertinent information to the PCS, Case Manager and other team members.
  • Attends in-service training, as scheduled, but at least 12 hours per year.
  • Follows plan established on the HHA assignment sheet.
  • Documentation clearly reflects HHA assignment.
  • Documentation is accurate and follows established Care Plan.
  • Mentors new employees, as requested. 
  • Follows frequency and duration of HHA services established on HHA care plan.
  • Demonstrates the ability to organize workload in order to meet productivity standards.
  • Complete documentation within 24 hours.
  • Completes documentation accurately the first time.
  • Responsibly cares for tools/equipment issued by agency


What will you need?

  • 1 to 2 Years of Position-Related Experience

Position-related experience includes:

  • Preferably, have had at least one year’s employment experience as a Nurse’s Aide in an institutional setting. 
  • A minimum of 90 hours of training, including sixteen hours of supervised practical training by a qualified RN.
  • Successful completion of a Home Health Aide competency evaluation.
  • Good listening skills and ability to access desires of the patient in an accepting manner.
  • Ability to function independently, problem-solve, prioritize and make decisions related to Home Health Aide responsibilities.
  • Demonstrates sympathetic attitude toward the care of the sick and ability to deal effectively in a hostile or emotional patient situation.
  • Effective interpersonal skills in relating to referral sources, co-workers and patients.
  • Ability to communicate courteously with physician, clinical staff and patients.
  • Knowledge and competency to perform required documentation and patient care procedures as a Home Health Aide. 
  • Demonstrates ability to read, write and carry out directions and to deal effectively with the demands of the job.
  • Ability to use various tools, equipment and work aides as necessary to perform job duties.

Job Summary:

This position is accountable for assisting the health care professional by providing personal health care services and assistance with activities of daily living to the patient as specifically identified in a written assignment and necessary for the accomplishment of patient care plan goals.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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