1+ months

Home Health Aide - Hospice

Mayo Clinic
Mankato, MN









Position description

Provide personal care for patient according to plan of care to ensure activities of daily living are being met. Provide assistance with bathing, dressing, feeding, hair care, skin care, and nail care. Assist with ambulation, transfers, and exercises Take and record temperature, pulse and respiration. Provide non-sterile, simple dressing change, ostomy and catheter care. Remind patient to take prescribed medications. Provide home management assistance according to plan of care to ensure a safe home setting conducive to health promotion. Plan and prepare nutritional meals within dietary restrictions. Light Housekeeping. Assist with other household tasks including laundry, making beds, and grocery shopping. Communicate patient care provided and changes in-patient condition to ensure positive patient outcome. Document patient care on required form and submit to office on weekly basis. Notify Case Manager or Supervisor if problems or changes in-patient condition at the time of occurrence. Employee is willing to adjust personal schedule to accommodate department's workload as requested by supervisor.


Experience : Home Health experience preferred. Education: High School graduate or equivalent required. Nursing Assistant Certification (CNA) or successful completion of one quarter/semester of clinicals and currently enrolled in a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN) program is required at the time of hire. Valid Drivers License and personal transportation is required.

License or certification

Basic Life Support Certification (BLS) required from the American Heart Association or Red Cross.

Exemption status


Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $13.67 per hour.

Benefits eligible



Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem

Hours / Pay period

Per Diem

Schedule details

8 hour shifts, 0800-1630. Availability to pick up weekday, weekend, and holiday hours based on department needs.

Weekend schedule

Rotating weekend and holiday hours available based on department needs.

Site description

Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.


Nursing, Other Patient Care

Career profile


Job posting number



Cassie Schlaak

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


  • Healthcare
  • Nursing - LPN and LVN
  • Management
  • Operating Room
  • Infectious Disease
  • Palliative care
  • Nursing support
  • Home health

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