Fairview Health Services  Home Health Aide / Nursing Assistant in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Home Health Aide / Nursing Assistant

Specialty Home Care/Hospice

Location Fairview Home Care & Hospice- Central Metro

Department Home Health Aide

Hours per 2 weeks 48 - 80

Shift Evening

Date Posted 01/23/2018

Job Number 18-71026

Job Description:

Following a written care plan and under the supervision of a Case Manager/Registered Nurse, the Home Health Aide provides direct patient care and homemaking services for home care and hospice patients. Under the direct supervision of a Registered Physical Therapist they may carry out selected exercise programs. The Home Health Aide functions as a member of an interdisciplinary team.

This position is 2-3 days during the week and an every other weekend rotation. The expectation is that a person will be available between the hours of 3:00pm - 11:30pm and work an 8 hour shift within that particular time-frame.

This position is travel intensive. Fairview Home Care and Hospice services clients throughout the entire metro area. Staff can expect to be traveling several hours per day based on assignments given.

The majority of travel will be throughout the Central & North Metro area

This position is benefit eligible.

Job Qualifications:

Minimum License/Certification/Registration

Proof of Nursing Assistant or Home Health Aide Certification (not required to be current).

Minimum Experience

Minimum of 6 months (1,000 hours) experience as a certified Nursing Assistant or certified HHA within the last 2 years; or provide verification of one year current clinicals as part of an approved registered nursing program; or provide verification of 1 year current clinicals as part of a related health science program (PT, OT, SLP).

Other Requirements

Must have reliable transportation, valid Minnesota drivers license (or license from the state in which you claim permanent residence) and current and adequate automobile insurance policy.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.