Tokarski Home Hospice Aide - CNA NOC Shift

Part Time

Details

As a Tokarski Home Hospice Aide at Willamette Vital Health, you will play a pivotal role in the life of a hospice patient and their family. By providing expert personal care, you will bring dignity and compassion to those in their final weeks and months of life. As a Hospice Aide at the Tokarski Home, you will provide personal care services to the residents under the supervision of the RN Clinical Manager. You will assist in the development of individualized care plans, medication management and charting for each resident, and you will assist with meal preparation and housekeeping. We’re looking for Hospice Aides that want to use their passion and expertise as part of a team to provide the best care possible for hospice patients.

When receiving hospice care in one’s own home is not an option, Willamette Vital Health offers the Edward F. Tokarski Home for our hospice patients who need a place to call home in their final months of life.  The Tokarski Home is a five-bed adult foster care facility located next to the WVH administrative offices.

This is a full-time or part-time position. The successful candidates must be available to work any of the following shifts:

Friday & Saturday, 7:00 pm to 7:00 am

Eligibility for benefits requires 30+ hours of work per week. Compensation is commensurate with experience. We are currently offering a $1,250 sign-on bonus for part-time CNA positions.

Duties

  • Provides personal care services to Tokarski Home residents under the supervision of the RN Case Manager
  • Respects the dignity, comfort, and privacy of each resident
  • Provides patient bathing, shampooing, skin and nail care, oral hygiene, toileting and elimination, normal range of motion and positioning, vital signs, safe transfer, and ambulation techniques, feeding and fluids, and use of adaptive devices
  • Performs housekeeping including making beds, doing Tokarski patient laundry, and keeping the inside residence maintained
  • Prepares food and cook for residents
  • Assists with medication management and charts according to agency guidelines
  • Assists with development of individualized care plans
  • Identifies and communicates needs of resident and family
  • Reports changes in resident condition to the Registered Nurse
  • Documents according to established guidelines

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of current Oregon CNA License – may have LPN
  • Equivalent of three years of full-time experience providing direct care to adults who are older or adults with physical disabilities and who require full assistance in four or more activities of daily living
  • Certified as Hospice Aide in Oregon or successfully pass agency administered test and skills checklist
  • Ensuring Quality Care (EQC) class completion preferred
  • Completion of Adult Foster Home Caregiver training and test preferred
  • Current Oregon driver’s license, dependable transportation, and proof of current automobile insurance
  • Ability to complete a physical capacities evaluation that indicates the ability to function under the specific job skills required for the position which are: Lift and carry up to 50 pounds, push up to 200 pounds in a wheelchair, and pull up to 100 pounds. Ability to frequently bend, twist and kneel. Ability to frequently sit, stand, and climb stairs

Our Commitment to Our Staff

  • Sign on bonus of $1,250
  • Competitive wages
  • Generous paid time off benefits
  • Collaborative 4-to-6-week orientation
  • Ongoing education and support
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans with low to no premiums for employees and subsidized premiums for eligible dependents*
  • Short & long-term disability and life insurance benefits at no cost to employees*
  • Pre-tax flex spending accounts for healthcare (FSA) and dependent care (DCA) savings*
  • 401(k) retirement plan with 100% company match of contributions up to 4% of employee's compensation*
  • Employee assistance program with free short-term counseling, legal consultation, and more*
  • Option to purchase several programs at low cost: critical illness/accident insurance, voluntary life insurance, ID/Legal Shield, FIGO pet insurance*

*Some benefits are dependent on number of hours scheduled to work

To apply, send a resume to Careers@wvh.org.

Willamette Vital Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to providing a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, physical characteristics, age, religion, creed, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability, or veteran status. All qualified candidates legally able to work in the United States are encouraged to apply.