NYS Certified HHAs only
United Hospice has opportunities for compassionate and highly skilled, certified Home Health Aides to join our incredible team. As we prepare to expand our services to Orange County, we are seeking NYS Certified HHA's to meet the needs of our community based patients. Qualified candidates must have a New York State certification as a Home Health Aide. It is essential our employees have an understanding and commitment to hospice philosophy of care. Working with a diverse patient population, you must be able to communicate effectively, while sustaining a caring, kind and professional disposition. You will be expected to maintain the highest level of confidentiality concerning patient and family information. Candidates must be bilingual (English-Spanish).
HHAs follow the plan of care established by our hospice nurses. You will be an integral member of the direct care team, actively participating in patient care, performing a wide array of health care procedures monitored by hospice nurses such as reinforcing clean dressings, checking urinary catheters, taking vital signs, positioning, etc. Our HHAs provide physical care of the patients as outlined in the HHA care plan, such as bathing, toileting, skin care, etc.
Daily access to a reliable automobile is required. A valid NY or NJ State Driver’s License, ability to drive and driving record acceptable for agency insurance coverage are required. If you are working in our community-based program, you will be driving from patient residence to patient residence with mileage reimbursement for travel incurred. Must be cleared and maintain acceptable record under the NYS Justice Center and mandated criminal background check process.
Health insurance, 401k and profit sharing, generous paid time off and Education Assistance is available for benefits eligible employees with scheduled hours of thirty (30) or more.
Please submit a cover letter (required) and resume to Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your interest in joining our dedicated and talented team at United Hospice!