Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice (NNS&H) is currently seeking an experienced per-diem Home Health Aide to join our team of professionals in Shirley, MA.
At Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice (NNS&H) you'll experience a rewarding career working with a committed team offering a work life balance. You'll be able to focus on quality, one-on-one care with patients and enjoy less travel than other home care agencies.
Everyday you'll experience the rewarding impact of your work...the difference you make!
We invite you to build your career with NNS&H and help contribute to the future success of our organization. To learn more, we welcome you to visit us at: Nashoba.org
We are a certified Home Health and Hospice agency under the auspices of the Nashoba Associated Boards of Health. A community choice since 1931 serving local Middlesex and Worcester counties of Massachusetts.
Home Health Aide education for certification will be provided for Certified Nursing Assistants.
Responsibilities and Duties
Provides personal care services such as: • reading and recording temperature, pulse and respiration • maintaining a clean, safe and healthy environment •bathing • caring for nails and skin • oral hygiene • assists with self-administered medications • assists with Hoyer lift and other durable medical equipment. Applies safety principles and proper body mechanics to the performance of specific techniques of personal and supportive care such as ambulation of patients, transferring patients, assisting with the normal range of motion and positioning and doing household chores. Performs homemaking and other environmental services that facilitate receiving sanitary and safe care at home. Observes, reports and documents changes in patient status or expectations of service promptly to a supervisor or professional.
Qualifications and Skills
Current Certification as MA Certified Nursing Assistant and/or MA Certified Home Health Aide (one to two years experience required as a Certified Nursing Assistant and 2 years experience as a Certified Home Health Aide). Must have own reliable transportation. Must have valid drivers license.
MA Sick Time
Deferred Compensation Plan
Salary: $15.00 /hour