Ecumen

  • CNA - Hospice - Twin Cities Metro

    Company : Name Ecumen Hospice Twin Cities
    ID 2018-12107
    Posted Date
    1 week ago(6/11/2018 5:19 PM)
    Category
    Nursing
    Type
    Full-Time
    Location
    US-MN-Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Overview

    If you are looking for a stable CNA position, Monday - Friday, no weekends, day shift and competitive pay, then this is the position for you!

    Ecumen Hospice seeks a Certified Nursing Assistant, CNA, to join its growing team providing services in the Twin Cities metro area!  The Ecumen Hospice team mission is to provide care that exceeds the expectations of those that find themselves in the later stages of life by providing a level of comfort and quality of life that makes each person feel honored and supported as their life continues to have significance.  The Ecumen Hospice office is located in Oakdale, Minnesota.

    Responsibilities

    The Certified Nursing Assistant provides personal care and designated health-related services designed to maintain the client’s physical and emotional wellbeing in the home. The CNA complies with the agency’s policies, procedures and standards for the role and follows an individualized care plan. This position provides support and back up to the Administrative Assistant as well as performs other support duties as assigned. This position is located in the Twin Cities North Metro.

     

    ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Provides personal care to clients per client’s individualized care plan. Promotes independence with clients, offering choices and fostering self-help skills.
    • Communicates with client and/or family while in client’s home as appropriate. Participates in care conferences with other health team members as needed.
    • Observes, documents, and reports changes in physical, cognitive, and emotional condition of clients, as well as reporting safety concerns within client’s home/environment.
    • Responds appropriately to safety hazards, fire and other emergency situations.
    • Other duties assigned.

     

    Responsibilities for all Ecumen Positions:

     

    1.    Acting with Honor and Character

    1. Ethics and Values: Engages in open and honest dialogue with others.  Treats individuals respectfully, professionally and fairly.
    2. Integrity and Trust.  Shows consistency between words and actions.  Protects confidential (and sensitive) information.  Effectively handles emotions, including anger and frustration.

    2.    Honoring Brand

    1. Personal Alignment: Models commitment to Ecumen's mission, vision, values. Demonstrates an understanding of how their role contributes and adds value to their business unit and Ecumen.
    2. Drive and Initiative: Sets high standards for his or her performance.  Accepts responsibility for taking initial action.

    3.    Creating the new and different

    1. Creativity: Is willing to challenge the status quo. Encourages others to try new methods and approaches. Supports his/her team, even when the initial efforts are unsuccessful.

    4.    Empowerment

    1. Customer and Team Focus: Establishes and maintains effective customer relationships.  Demonstrates effective listening skills.  Involves others in shaping plans and making decisions that affect them.  Uses customer perspective, feedback and data for decision making and improvements in service delivery.  Reliably and consistently demonstrates timely follow through and responsiveness to customer needs and requests.  Champions initiatives that drive increased customer satisfaction.

    Qualifications

    1. High School Diploma or equivalency required. 
    2. 1 year experience as a CNA/HHA in home health or hospice environment preferred.
    3. Must have a Certified Nursing Assistant certificate and complete the competency test-out satisfactorily.
    4. Ability to read, write and comprehend instructions, correspondence and memos.
    5. Must be able to prioritize and organize work effectively and efficiently.
    6. Must be flexible and adaptable to changing situations.
    7. Must be compassionate and work with tact and ethical awareness.
    8. May require some Saturday rotation hours.
    9. Must possess a valid driver’s license and driving record which meets Ecumen Driver Policy standards and proof of vehicle insurance.

     

    All Ecumen employees must possess the ability to communicate effectively, including written and verbal skills; work well, both individually and as part of a team, through respect, collaboration and dedication; and successfully interact with a diverse culture base. The successful candidate must be able to prioritize and organize work effectively and efficiently, and demonstrate a positive attitude, high integrity and ethical awareness.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.

     

    We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.

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