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Personal Care Attendant, Sawtelle Family Hospice House

Job ID 145547 Date posted 11/09/2017
Job Description

Responsible to provide personal care and homemaking as related to comfort, care and safety of a client residing in the Hospice House residence.QualificationsHigh School Diploma or equivalent. Patient care experience preferred.

Strong communication and collaborative skills with a demonstrated ability to speak, write, and communicate in English. Must demonstrate the ability to interact in a positive and courteous manner with patients, families, other employees and outside vendors. A detail orientation and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team are essential.

About Lahey Health

The Sawtelle Family Hospice House is a "home away from home" that provides comfort care and emotional support to individuals facing a terminal illness that no longer responds to curative treatment.

Middlesex-East Visiting Nurse Hospice is a not-for-profit organization, and a member of Lahey Health Continuing Care, a comprehensive network of programs, services, facilities, and healthcare professionals. It was established in 1989 by VNA of Middlesex-East which merged its home health and hospice programs with Lahey Health in 2014. Its 10-bed Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading was opened in 2003.

Our staff is committed to creating an atmosphere and providing the care that will assure grace, dignity and compassion at the end of life. When you choose to work at Lahey Health Continuing Care, you choose to deliver exceptional care with compassion expressly tailored for each individual. Join our team and our mission of excellence by applying today!