As an Emmanuel Hospice Aide, you will experience a rewarding work life while immersed in a non-profit ministry. This is a full-time position with a guaranteed schedule of 40-hours a week. You will receive a competitive pay and benefits package, including mileage reimbursement. Under the professional nurse’s direction, your responsibilities would include:
- Providing holistic, personal care to terminally-ill patients in a versatile service area around Grand Rapids, MI.
- Observing and reporting the physical, social, emotional and spiritual changes to the RN or other members of the IDT.
- Assisting with teaching and educating patients and families about personal care when appropriate.
- Communicating and collaborating with facility staff to coordinate the highest quality of care.
The successful candidate will be skilled in physical, spiritual, social and emotional support while working in conjunction with an IDT and functioning independently in the field. This position requires flexibility in adapting to the changing needs of the patient and family with some nights, weekends, and holiday responsibilities. Michigan CNA certification required. Hospice or home health care experience preferred.
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