1+ months
2018-01-102018-03-25

Hospice Aide

Mayo Clinic
Austin, MN 55912



City

Austin




State

Minnesota




Telecommute

No




Department

Nursing





Position description

Performs various services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comforts of clients in their place of residence under the direction of an RN.




Qualifications

Minnesota Home Health Aide Certification or equivalent or Minnesota Nurse Assistant Certification required.
High School Diploma or G.E.D required.

Requires willingness to work additional hours and shifts as necessary, and float to other job duties as needed.
Specific shift times may change in the future based on patient or business need.




Additional qualifications

Ability to function independently and maturely.
Ability to read, write, and carry out directions.
Ability to assemble, maintain and record data in an accurate record.
Must have sympathetic attitude toward the care of the ill.
Must understand the aging process.
Must have basic understanding of medications that are self-administered.




License or certification

Basic Life Support (BLS) required from one of the following:
1. American Heart Association
2. American Red Cross

Must have a current driver's license and driving record acceptable to hospital's liability insurance company.

​Must be current with Home Health Aide (HHA) certification or Nurse Assistant certification through the Minnesota Department of Health.




Exemption status

Non-exempt




Compensation Detail

Minimum rate is $13.99 based upon union contract.




Benefits eligible

Yes




Schedule

Part Time




Hours / Pay period

40




Schedule details

8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Rotating holidays




Weekend schedule

Rotating weekends




Site description

Austin, MN is a community of 22,000, and is surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 45 minutes west of Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing. Upscale community offering many amenities not often found in communities this size. Hormel Foods, a multi-nation food manufacturer and marketer, has its corporate headquarters in Austin.




Category

Nursing, Union





Job posting number

89735BR




Recruiter

Elizabeth Brownewell




Equal opportunity employer

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



Categories

  • Healthcare
  • Palliative care
  • Operating Room
  • Home health

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