Home Health Aide

Part-time Position, Available on: 2022-04-14

Masonic Villages of Pennsylvania – Home Health, Hospice, and Home Care Campus – is immediately hiring a PRN Home Health Aid to work days and evenings. No weekends!

With over 145 years of providing award-winning care and services across the state of PA, Masonic Villages is driven by our Mission of Love to assists individuals in realizing their potential and enjoying the highest possible quality of life.

Why Choose Masonic Villages:

When you join our team you can expect:

Voted #1 home health agency in Lancaster County by Lancaster Newspapers2020
Competitive pay rates to attract the best talent
Tuition and Educational Reimbursement
A commitment to growing our leaders, with at least 50% of our leadership positions being filled internally
Work-life balance
Patient-centered care
Part of a greater continuum of care (Masonic Village) providing the best outcomes and transitions for patients
What You’ll Do:

As a Home Health Aide, you will carry out our Mission of Love by providing personal services such as bathing, grooming and assistance with ambulation to skilled home health patients under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse or therapist. Complete personal care interventions according to the plan of care and documents accurately.

Our Home Health Aide is responsible for the following:

Provide care for skilled home health patients consistent with the tasks listed on the written plan of care.
Complete personal hygiene for patients, including bathing (tub, shower, or bed bath), oral hygiene, hair care, shampooing, shaving, skin care, nail care, foot care and dressing.
Assist client with mobility, including walking, transferring, turning and positioning including the use of transfer device such as the Hoyer Lift and transfer board. Assist client with prescribed exercises to which the client and the Aide have been trained.
Assist with toileting needs, including assistance with bedpan, urinal, bedside commode, toilet use and incontinence care.
Assist with reminders to take medications that are ordinarily self-administered.
Measure and record fluid intake and output.
Observe, report and document observations and changes in patient’s condition and needs to the registered nurse. Documents services and observations in the client’s record.
Prepare or assist with feeding of meals and snacks; includes clean-up of kitchen area.
Perform other activities as assigned including but not limited to reading and recording, blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiration. Foley catheter care, basic infection control procedures; emergency procedures and care of the body after death.

What You Have:

One year of nursing assistant experience, preferably in Hospice, Home Health or Skilled Nursing Facility
Certification as a nursing assistant by the state board of nursing.
Completion of classroom and supervised practical training totaling at least 75 hours, with at least 16 hours devoted to supervised practical training.
Completes 12 hours of in-service annually.
Completes an annual Skills Check by an RN
CPR certification prior to or upon employment.
Current PA driver’s license and insurance on personal vehicle.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Learn more about working at Masonic Villages of PA at our careers page: http://masonicvillages.org/careers/

Company: Masonic Villages at Elizabethtown

One Masonic Drive
Elizabethtown, PA

Contact: Kristi Richtmyer
kristi@masonicvillagesjobs.org
(717) 998-0300