Home Health Aide AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Benefits begin on Day One
Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
Employee Referral Program
Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
Work Hours/ Shifts
Part- Time Days Monday-Friday 8am-12noon but can be flexible. Could do Monday, Wednesday, Friday.
This person works with SN, PT and OT for bathing and personal care needs for our home health patients.
30-45 mile radius from hospital. Areas could include in Kansas: Wyandotte, Leavenworth, Douglass, Johnson, Miami, and Franklin counties. In Missouri: Clay, Cass, Jackson, and Platte counties.
The role you'll contribute to:
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.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
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.
Participates actively in meetings, as scheduled.
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?
Kansas Home Health Certification (90 hours of training and 16 hours of supervised practical training by a qualified RN)
BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association
Valid Driver’s License
Current Car Insurance
1 to 2 Years of Position-Related Experience
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
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.
High School Diploma or Equivalent Preferred
5 Years of Position-Related Experience Preferred
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
Facility: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission Home Health
Job Schedule: Part-time
Pay Range: $15.00 - $21.02
Location: Shawnee, KS
Job ID: 23038522
Job Family: Home Care
Shift: 1 - Day