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Location: Woburn, MA
Job ID: 153587-1A
Date Posted: Oct 17, 2019
Category: Clinical Support
Lahey Health is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
The CHHA/Hospice Aide carries out healthcare tasks in the patient’s home under the supervision of a licensed RN or Therapist
Healthcare tasks performed by the CHHA include:
Successfully completed a basic training program approved by the Mass. Association of Homemaker and Home Health Aides and possess certificate as evidence of completion. One year experience as a CHHA preferred.
Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state.
Maintains an American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification
Meets the training requirements in accordance with State and Federal laws and possess written evidence of such completion. At least 18 years of age. Ability to read and follow written instructions and document care given. Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision. Empathy for the needs of the ill, injured, frail and the impaired. Demonstrates tact, patience and good personal hygiene. Essential computer skills to work with EMR.