26 days old
2018-07-262018-09-14

Home Health Aide - Home Health and Hospice

Mayo Clinic
Eau Claire, WI
  • Jobs Rated
    121st
City
Eau Claire
State
Wisconsin
Telecommute
No
Department
Nursing
Why Mayo Clinic
Home Health and Hospice serves 400-500 patients in our community. Staff work in an interdisciplinary team that includes nurses, social workers, chaplains, home health aides, therapists (OT, PT), therapy aides, massage therapists, music therapists, bereavement counselors, physicians, nurse practitioners and volunteers to meet the needs of our patients. The department cares for those with healthcare needs in their home, which includes from birth to death and all types of medical conditions. The patient population is one of the most varied populations found in healthcare!

This position will travel and provide services throughout the NWWI region.
Position description
The Home Health Aide/Hospice Aide is a trained person who provides personal care and assistance in activities of daily living for people in their place of residence. These services are included in a written plan of care prepared by a health care professional and signed by a physician. The Home Health Aide/Hospice Aide works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or when appropriate a Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapist under the delegation of their License. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Qualifications
High School Graduate or GED equivalency preferred. Meets Federal and State guidelines required to work as a Home Health Aide in a certified licensed Home Health agency.
Additional qualifications
Certified Nursing Assistant experience within the past 24 months preferred.18 years or older preferred.

Skills Needed: Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Basic computer skills and experience with other technological devices. (i.e. cell phone, black berries, etc.) Ability to work irregular hours (days, evenings, holidays, weekends). Self motivated. Able and willing to drive in all weather conditions and cover the assigned service area. Able and willing to work with all populations served.
License or certification
Certified Nursing Assistant on State of Wisconsin Registry. Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification or the ability to be certified prior to start. Valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, the ability to transport patients and acceptable driving record required.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $12.35 per hour.
Benefits eligible
No
Schedule
Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem
Hours / Pay period
Varies based on the needs of the department
Schedule details
Minimum of 4 full shifts per 6 weeks plus 1 holiday per year. Position will cover a variety of service areas in the NWWI region.
Site description
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of “Americas best towns” (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
Category
Nursing
Career profile
Nursing
Job posting number
102277BR
Recruiter
Jennifer Schindeldecker
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

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Overall Rating: 121/220
Median Salary: $23,130

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