Home Health Aide
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Wedum Residential Hospice
Hours Per Week
Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.
Allina Health Home Care Services provides skilled medical care for patients and families needing rehabilitation, advanced-illness or end-of-life care. With headquarters located in St. Paul, Minn., services are provided in 30 Minnesota counties, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Req ID: 57160
Provide safe competent cares to homecare and hospice patients to include bathing, skin care, assistance with bowel programs, simple wound cares, ROM and exercise programs and homemaking activitiesEffective communication, which contributes to quality care and team cohesivenessDocumentation meets regulatory standardsTimely logging of hours to assure accurate billingAssumes responsibility for meeting own education needsComplete agency, state, and federal regulatory requirements for continuing education
High school diploma or GED
Experience1-year experience as a HHAPrevious Home Care/Hospice experience preferredSkillsNeeds strong understanding of professional boundariesMust be able to lift 45 lbsGood understanding of body mechanicsStrong communication skills-written, verbal, listening with attentionGood problem solving skillsGood time management of self and othersLicensure/CertificationsHHA Certification or 75 hours of comparable competency testingMaintain ongoing requirements of 12 hours per calendar year of continuing education
32 hours per weekMonday-Friday shifts are:Days: 7 am - 3:30 pmEvening: 3 pm - 11:30 pmWeekends are every 3rd and are 12 hours 7 am - 7:30 pmNon contractBenefit eligibleDay/Evening shift rotationShifts are Eve shifts during the week M-F and 12 day shift on Sat and SunOpportunity to change shifts as openings or staff changes occur.
Brooklyn Park, located on the west bank of the Mississippi River, in the northwest section of Hennepin County, is the fourth-largest city in the Metropolitan area, sixth-largest in the state, and is easily accessible (about 10 miles northwest of downtown Minneapolis). Brooklyn Park offers a variety of community events and activities year-round. No matter the season, you'll get a chance to relax and enjoy yourself here. Golf one of the country's top courses, or relax at one of the many parks. Whatever your pleasure, Brooklyn Park can accommodate you.
+ Located 12 miles North of the Twin Cities
+ Population = 73,000
+ Service Area = 54,100
Community Resource Links:
Community InformationSchool Digger
Explore MinnesotaMN Dept of Education
Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press
Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune
If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.
Home Health / Hospice