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Hospice Aide, IPU (Canterbury Place)

  • Job ID: 431294331
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Family Hospice & Palliative Care OP
  • Department: Hsp West Aide Inpatient
  • Location: 310 Fisk Street, Pittsburgh PA 15201
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $15.42 to $24.17 / hour

Description

UPMC Family Hospice is hiring a full-time Hospice Aide to provide care at Canterbury Place!  Apply today to learn more about this role.

This position will work 7am-7pm OR 7pm-7am

Rotating 3 shifts per week!

Qualified candidates may be eligible for $2,000 sign on bonus!


Responsibilities:

  • Participate in all required agency meetings.
  • Identify, develop and participate in process improvement opportunities within the home health agency that will enhance the quality of services we provide.
  • Communicate appropriately with the interdisciplinary IPU care team in a timely manner, reporting any changes in patient's condition to appropriate professional staff.
  • Provide safe and direct personal care to patients in the IPU setting under direct supervision of appropriate professional
  • Fulfill agency responsibilities by completing all required forms accurately and in a timely manner.

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED - Required
  • Required: successfully completed a training and competency evaluation program as specified in Home Health and/or Hospice as applicable:  Condition of participation: Home Health aide services.
  • One (1) year experience - Preferred; 
  • Certified Nurse Aide – Preferred
  • Must maintain annual competency evaluation scores as determined by regulatory requirements.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Required: CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
 

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34
  • OAPSA

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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