||$Sign-On Bonus$ for experienced CNA meeting eligibility criteria!Ask about our Forgivable Education LoanProgram! Our South Portland location has a great position for a certified nursing assistant/home health aide wanting to make a positive difference in someone's life! You would be responsible for providing personal care to a designated group of patients in their homes as directed by a Registered Professional Nurse, Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist or Speech Language Pathologist. In addition, you would be responsible for para-professional aspects of care, patient safety and installation of telehealth equipment in the patient's home. Utilizing the latest information technologies and telecommunication systems, Northern Light Health Home Care & Hospice provides you with a variety of experiences, ranging from caring for patients with medical/surgical needs as well as caring for patients with hospice and palliative care needs. In addition you would play an integral role in collaborating with other members of the patient care team.A High School graduate or GED equivalency
Certification as a CNA on the Maine State CNA Registry
Certified as a HHA either through completion of an approved home health aide training course or through competency testing, and evidence of effective communication skills, using verbal, written and telephonic means
Valid driver's license with reliable transportation and VNA required auto liability insurance.Come work for an organization that provides clinically excellent, compassionate home based and community care to families in New England. Since 1921, we've been helping families and their loved ones receive care and comfort in their community. We are committed to hiring and retaining staff who want to deliver quality care and make a difference in people's lives. We offer rich benefits and a family friendly working environment. We look forward to hearing from you!
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