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CNA - $12-15 per hour

Company: Houston Hospice
Location: Houston
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Houston Hospice is seeking a CNA for a job in Houston, Texas.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: CNA
  • Discipline: CNA
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 8 hours, days
  • Employment Type: PermanentSummary:Life matters at Houston Hospice. Our teams of Doctors, Nurses, Counselors, Social Workers, Chaplains and Volunteers provide care for the patient and the whole family. Houston Hospice utilizes a team-oriented approach to medical care, pain management, and emotional and spiritual support that is tailored to each patient's unique situation. We believe no one should live in pain or in fear of being alone. We also advocate for children's rights to have their lives celebrated as full and complete.Our Hospice Aides (C.N.As) are responsible for all aspects of personal care of patients in the home. Tasks are assigned by and performed under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.Qualifications:One-year full-time experience as a Hospice Aide within the last five years' in direct client care.Registered on the Texas Department of Human Services' Nurse Aide Registry with no findings against the Aide relating to client abuse or neglect or misappropriation of client property.Able to provide proof of successful completion of CNA program meeting minimum State of Texas requirements and certification as a Nurse Aide in the State of Texas.No criminal history or employee misconduct record that would preclude hiring.Ability to read, write and carryout instructions.Effective interpersonal skills.Understanding of Hospice philosophy of care.Ability to accommodate multi-faith beliefs backgrounds of patients/families (including no spiritual belief system).Ability to travel to multi-work locations during workday and evenings as needed.Must have reliable vehicle, valid Texas Driver's License and Auto Liability Insurance.Houston Hospice requires it's Employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to federal exemptions.Work Location:One locationNoJob Type: Full-timeBenefits:401(k)Dental insuranceEmployee assistance programEmployee discountFlexible spending accountHealth insuranceLife insurancePaid time offRetirement planVision insuranceMedical Specialty:Critical & Intensive CareGeriatricsHospice & Palliative MedicineMedical-SurgicalSchedule: Days M-FExperience:Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)License/Certification:Texas C.N.A Certification (Required)Work Location: One locationHouston Hospice Job ID #2022-101. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation).About Houston HospiceWe Are Houston Hospice.Founded in 1980, Houston Hospice is the oldest, largest, independent non-profit hospice in the Greater Houston area.It is our mission to provide uncompromising, compassionate, end-of-life care to patients of all ages and their families.Serving 13 counties that surround the Houston area, we are committed to being the highest quality hospice providerwherever we serve. Houston Hospice is proud to be a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that is community-based andcommunity-supported.
    Headquartered in the Texas Medical Center, Houston Hospice's service area is covered through three strategicallylocated offices to cover our service area. We believe no one should live in pain or in fear of being alone. Our teamswork with primary care physicians, patients, and families to identify goals and create a unique plan of care for eachpatient. We offer educated counsel and compassionate support and bereavement counseling to loved ones and familymembers.
    Let Your [Hospice] Heart Shine.At Houston Hospice, we focus on caring, not curing. Our team approach to care includes physicians, nurses, socialworkers, chaplains, hospice aides, volunteers, and bereavement counselors. We provide hospice service whereverpatients and families need us: in their home, in a long-term care facility, or in our own inpatient care unit. Our team ofdoctors and nurses specialize in managing pain and symptoms that are unique to life-limiting illnesses.
    As an organization, Houston Hospice takes great pride in fostering a culture of belonging and inclusion that celebrateseveryone's uniqueness. Our organization is made stronger by the and diverse experiences, cultures and traditions ofour staff, patients, and families that we serve. ---
    Houston Hospice is committed to a vision of equity in which everyone is treated fairly, and every patient and familyexperiences the respectful, individualized care they need and deserve.--
    We're Proud to Be The Best!As evidenced by the high ratings we receive from the families we serve, Houston Hospice's care teams are amongthe best in hospice care. Our organization is filled with top notch talent and people who are driven by providing thebest plan of care for each patient.
    Houston Hospice is a member of the Texas Medical Center, Texas Non-Profit Hospice Alliance and the Texas NewMexico Hospice Organization. Houston Hospice is accredited by the National Institute for Jewish Hospice and byCommunity Health Accreditation Program, Inc. (CHAP). CHAP accreditation publicly certifies that an organization hasvoluntarily met the highest standards of excellence for home and/or community-based health care. Also, for the 2 ndyear in a row, Houston Hospice has achieved the highest level of the "We Honor Veterans Program". As mentors, wespecialize in respectful inquiry, compassionate listening, and grateful acknowledgement of America's veterans andtheir families in hospice care, and we support other organizations who strive to do the same.Benefits
    • Medical benefits
    • Dental benefits
    • Vision benefits
    • Health savings account
    • 403b retirement plan
    • Discount program
    • Holiday Pay
    • Mileage reimbursement
    • Life insurance

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