Summary of Duties
Provides support services in patient's home which are required to maintain normal bodily function and emotional comfort and to assist the patient toward independent living.
a) Education: Completion of Nurse Aide training program approved by the Oregon State Board of Nursing. Meets the standards of competency for Home Health Aide.
b) License: Oregon Home Health Aide certificate preferred. Certified Nursing Assistant certificate required. Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required or within 90-days of hire.
c) Current Oregon or Washington driver's license, be at least 21 years old with minimum of two years' experience in the type of vehicle being driven. No more than one accident and two moving violations or two accidents and one moving violations or three moving violations and no accidents on or off the job within the past 36 months and no conviction for driving under the influence of intoxicants (DUII), license suspension, auto felony convictions, or other serious violations within the past 36 months.
d) Clearance of a criminal background check and sex offender check is required every 3 years of employment as required by OAR 333-027-0064.
e) Provides care appropriate to the age and functional status of patients served on the job.
f) Follows oral and written instructions accurately and completely.
g) Demonstrates behaviors that show a high regard and worth of patients and their families.
h) Uses effective communication skills.
i) Communicates willingness to work cooperatively as a team member.
j) Personal appearance makes a good first impression.
k) Bilingual skills a plus.
At Tuality Healthcare, an OHSU Partner, it's an honor and a privilege to serve those near us. That's why since our beginnings in 1918, and as we expand our strong network of services through our clinical affiliation with OHSU, we continue to be committed to providing the best health care possible and a valued community partner. Our affiliation with OHSU brings the advanced medical resources of Oregon's only academic health center, which allows local providers to receive guidance from some of the country's top specialists and pass that expertise on to Tuality patients where they can be cared for in their community.
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Additional Posting Information
Tuality Healthcare believes in providing equal employment opportunities for all qualified individuals. Recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, working conditions, training, and compensation will be based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, creed, national origin, marital status, family relationship, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. We further commit ourselves to continuing the practical application of this policy in our daily business conduct.
Department: THH Aide-TFG-75702
Req #: 2019-5421
Job Type: On Call/ PRN
Job Locations: US-OR-Forest Grove
# of Openings: 1
Budgeted Hours Per Pay Period: 0