Job Information

Sanford Health Home Health Aide | Hospice in Mandan, North Dakota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

See yourself at Sanford!

Facility: North Mandan Clinic
Location: Mandan, ND
Shift: Varies
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

Performs tasks as delegated and indicated on the care plan for assigned patients under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN) and willingly accepts delegated tasks. The Aide understands the basic elements of body functioning and the physical and emotional changes including those which occur in the death and dying process. Utilizes appropriate age related patient care protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. Assists patients in daily living activities such as dressing and undressing, bathing and eating. Must have good interpersonal skills, be courteous and caring. Must know medical terminology, organizational policies and procedures. Requires ability to do detailed work correctly, function under and handle stress. Must be able to work with growth and development needs of all client populations.

Department Details

CNA is REQUIRED. Must have gone through the CNA class and passed the test.

We care for a variety of patients, mostly those who have recently been in the hospital or had surgery. They often go home and need extra care for a short amount of time. We also take care of hospice patients at end of life. These patients require extra special care as they deal with a variety of symptoms that may include pain, shortness of breath, anxiety and constipation.

Qualifications

High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) preferred, but not required.

Completion of nurse aide training, including classroom and practical training, totaling 75 hours preferred. Within the 75 hours of training, a minimum of 16 hours supervised practical training and a minimum of 16 hours in classroom training.

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is preferred.

If working in North Dakota, be registered as Home Health Aide through the North Dakota Department of Health within four months from the date of hire.

Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications. Valid driver's license and proof of insurance required. Ongoing training and competency validation annually tracked.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-24512
Featured: No