Under the supervision of the Manager, Supervisor or Hospice RN, provides safe, personal, patient care at the hospice house.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Active participation in meeting agency customer satisfaction goals.
Create predictability for patients by following standard practices and using KEY WORDS AT KEY TIMES to decrease caregiver anxiety.
Promote AHAH by always putting the patient first.
Promote a positive culture among and across the hospice team.
Promote teamwork and shared responsibility for attaining the agency mission and vision.
Actively engage in QAPI initiatives and compliance activities.
Take part in professional development to maintain qualifications for role; completes CBTs in a timely manner.
Maintain productivity standards.
Promote efficiency in use of supplies and visit utilization including mileage.
Is an ambassador for the agency in daily encounters with referral sources.
Promote positive relationships with contracted facilities.
Completion of Nursing Assistant Certification or a Licensed Practical Nurse or Certified Medication Assistant
Experience in the health care field preferred but will train the right candidate
Knowledge and Skills:
Good computer skills
Good interpersonal and organizational skills