Hospice Aide/STNA

Career Title: Hospice Aide/STNA
City: Dayton
State: Ohio

Our Hospice Aide/STNA’s are the heart of our organization who support patients by performing personal care services as necessary to meet the patient’s needs. We are proud to have some of the best and brightest individuals in the healthcare industry on our team. We are confident you will find purpose, meaning and a chance to make a positive impact from day one. Apply today to join our team in the Xenia/Dayton area!

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performing personal care needs
  • Planning and preparing nutritious meals and assisting in feeding the patient when necessary
  • Taking and recording temperatures, pulse, respiration and blood pressure as ordered
  • Assisting in ambulation and exercise, as instructed
  • Assisting patient in self-administration of medication
  • Meeting safety needs of patient and using equipment safely and properly
  • Assessing and reporting on patient’s condition and significant changes to the assigned nurse
  • Keeping the patient’s living area clean and orderly
  • Providing respite for patient’s family/caregiver when on-site, as appropriate
  • Ensure compliance with all state and federal legal and regulatory requirements
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned

EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Completion of Certified Nurse Aide/State Tested Nurse Aide training and current licensure to practice in state of operation
  • 1 year CNA/STNA experience required
  • Experience in hospice or a similar setting preferred
  • Self-directing with ability to work to work with little direct supervision
  • Commitment to clinical and documentation excellence