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Home Health Aide (Pittsburgh - Shadyside area)

  • Job ID: 312859737
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Family Hospice & Palliative Care OP
  • Department: Hsp West Aide Visiting
  • Location: 50 Moffett Street, Pittsburgh PA 15243
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $14.46 to $21.99 / hour

Description

UPMC Home Health is hiring a Full Time Aide to support Pittsburgh's East End!

This is a Monday-Friday, Daylight Position. Limited Holidays and Weekends. 

***This position is eligible for a generous $2,000 sign on Bonus.  Please apply for more details.***

Join the team that’s providing the highest quality of home health care in our communities. With state-of-the-art safety protocols and the support of an academic medical center, UPMC Senior Services has demonstrated a continued commitment to keeping both our residents and our employees safe and healthy, especially throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Make a true impact in your community where you’ll have the confidence that your care is clinically backed by a best-in-class health care system and the rewarding knowledge that you are changing lives every day. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide safe and direct personal care to patients in the home setting under direct supervision of appropriate professional.
  • 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.
  • Participate in all required agency meetings.
  • Identifies, develops and participates in process improvement opportunities within the home health agency that will enhance the quality of services we provide.
  • 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.
  • Maintains and completes documentation accurately and promptly while in the patients home and within the agency and regulatory standards.

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

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  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Driver's License
  • Act 33
  • Act 34
  • OAPSA

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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