Job Description

Job Title: Pediatric Home Health Aide - Huntingdon County (Part-time)
Job ID: 666832
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Home Nursing Agency
Department: Ped Home Connection HHA
Location: 9492 William Penn Hwy, Huntingdon PA 16652

Description

Purpose:
Are you a compassionate healthcare provider looking for a career within pediatrics? If so, you might be a great fit for our team at Home Nursing Agency! We are currently hiring a part-time Home Health Aide to provide designated pediatric care under the direction of the primary service provider in the home in order to achieve identified goals. This position functions as an extension of skilled nursing services and/or rehabilitation services in the home.

This part-time position will provide in-home care to patients within Huntingdon County and mileage is reimbursed at 54 cents/mile.  

The position is also eligible for our competitive benefits package! Apply today to learn more!

Responsibilities:
  • Attends compliance training and adheres to the organization standards of conduct, policies and procedures.
  • Communicate appropriately with the interdisciplinary home care team in a timely manner, reporting any changes in patient's condition to appropriate professional staff.
  • Focuses on customer service and continually strives to perform the duties of their job in a manner that will result in optimal patient satisfaction.
  • Identifies, develops and participates in process improvement opportunities within the home health agency that will enhance the quality of services we provide.
  • Maintains and completes documentation accurately and promptly while in the patient�s home and within the agency and regulatory standards.
  • Participate in all required agency meetings.
  • Performs duties and job responsibilities in a fashion which coincides with the service management philosophy of the organization towards patients, visitors, staff, peers, physicians and other departments within the organization.
  • Proven ability to facilitate change.
  • Provide safe and direct personal care to patients in the home setting under direct supervision of appropriate professional.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED - Required 
  • Must have successfully completed a training and competency evaluation program as specified in 484.80 (Home Health) and/or 418.76 (Hospice) as applicable: Condition of participation: Home Health aide services.  
  • One (1) year experience - Preferred; 
  • Active employment within the past 24 months as a Certified Nurse Aide in good standing.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • Automotive Insurance
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Driver's License

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $11.96 to $17.82

Union Position: No

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