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Sanford Health Home Health Aide (CNA) | Home Health in Sioux Falls, South 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.

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Facility: Sioux Falls Home Health
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
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. #crosspost

Department Details

Are you looking for more independence and autonomy throughout your day? More flexibility? More than just a job? If you love to work with people and are seeking a rewarding job that provides a sense of joy and gratification helping others, and have a history as a caring compassionate caregiver, you can become a trusted member of our home health team! Our caregivers provide compassionate care to meet the emotional and physical needs of each patient and allows the caregiver to educate and determine specialized plans of care for each patient. Serving patients in the comfort in their own homes is a more personal setting you have that the chance to make a life-changing impact on people from diverse backgrounds and ages. Candidates must be organized, detail oriented, and possess effective communication and problem-solving skills, Because the home environment can be unpredictable, a sense of humor and positive attitude are also beneficial.

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 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-18412
Featured: Yes

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