Home Care – LNA

Posting Date November 12, 2020
Job Title Home Care – LNA
Specialty LNA
Hours Per Diem
Overview Granite VNA is hiring Home Health Aides! This is a per diem job opportunity. Hours are typically from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday - Friday. Hours and days per week are flexible. When you join Granite VNA, you have the opportunity to bring compassion and provide comfort each day in the place where people of all ages feel most comfortable, their homes. The Home Health Aide helps achieve our mission by performing personal care and designated health-related services for clients in their homes under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. The Home Care Home Health Aide interacts with client’s family members, facilities and other healthcare team members while maintaining professional standards. Some essential job functions include: Follows care plan in providing basic care and services to the client including assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL): walking, bathing, shaving, mouth care, grooming, eating transfers, and management of incontinence. Communicates with nurses involved in the resident’s care plan; observes, records and reports changes in resident’s condition, status, or other pertinent information to the nursing staff clearly, concisely and in a timely manner. Documents care provided to the resident accurately in accordance to the agency’s guidelines. Complies with the Agency visit documentation, time entry and electronic scheduling requirements. Assists client with homemaking tasks, medication assistance, and wound care according to the patient's care plan. Physical Demands This position requires the ability to frequently enter and exit and/or sit in an automobile for prolonged periods while commuting to work assignments. Ability to talk and hear; read, write and speak in English, normal or correctable vision, and hearing. Intermittent physical activity, including standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping and crouching as well as lifting and supporting patients. Ability to minimally lift up to 50 lbs. and the ability to provide up to 75% assistance for patient transfers. Ability to frequently enter and exit and/or sit in an automobile for prolonged periods while commuting to work assignments
Qualifications High school diploma/GED, accompanied by current New Hampshire LNA license One year of recent experience as an Licensed Nursing Assistant Reliable automobile and auto insurance Valid Driver’s license Ability to meet all Post-Offer Pre-employment requirements (including physical capacity exam, background checks, etc.) If hired, be available Monday-Friday for the first weeks of employment to complete the required training. Ability to understand and carry out directions and instructions Ability to work with minimum supervision Ability to read, write and speak English
Agency / Location Granite VNA
30 Pillsbury Street
Concord, NH 03301
Contact Information Abigail Ofrias
Granite VNA
30 Pillsbury Street
Concord, New Hampshire 03301
Phone: 6032305676
Email: christine.caccia@granitevna.org
Website: www.granitevna.org
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