Signature Service Certified Nursing Assistant/CNA-Hospice/Home Health in Central Point, Oregon
Part-Time Home Health/Hospice Certified Nursing Assistant/CNA
Work Schedule; usually need someone who can work 24 hours between 8am-5pm, Monday through Friday
Signature Hospice - 834 South Front St - Central Point, Oregon 97502
The Hospice/Palliative Care Certified Nursing Assistant/CNA is responsible for performing personal care needs, promoting comfort, and promptly attending to the requests of the patient.
Provide personal care including bathing, toileting, dressing, skin and nail care, and oral and personal hygiene.
Plan and prepare nutritious meals for the patient, and assist with feeding.
Observe patient status and monitor vital signs, and report any significant changes to the Case Manager.
Assist with ambulation, exercise and range of motion procedures as an extension of therapy services.
Keep patient’s living area clean and orderly, and assist with light laundry needs.
Provide respite for patient’s family and caregivers.
Must be 18 years or older.
Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a CNA in this state.
Current CPR Certification.
Must have a valid driver’s license and current automobile insurance.
Understand philosophy of hospice concept and the needs of the terminally ill.
Must be comfortable providing specialized care to the terminally ill, with empathy towards the needs of the ill, injured, frail and impaired.
Must be secure with issues of death and dying.
Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles and ages.
Must be a self-starter and use good judgment in difficult situations.
Willing to be on call and place patient’s needs first.
Please apply on line for this position here:
Signature Services – Regional Recruiter
Tel: 503-607-0614 |C: 971-264-8367 | F: 1-866-415-6242
Hospice | Home Health | Home Care
Days of the week working: M-F
External Company Name: Northwest Hospice, LLC