Location: Woburn, MA
Job ID: 158262-1A
Date Posted: Oct 21, 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 Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) carries out healthcare tasks in the patient’s home under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. The CHHA must maintain confidentiality of patient information, and must submit accurate patient documentation within established time parameters. The CHHA can perform her duties for private pay clients, as an aide in a Day Program, or for a Certified VNA.
The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.
Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
Licensure, Certification & Registration:
The HHA shall have successfully completed a basic training program approved by the Mass. Association of Homemaker and Home Health Aides and possess original certificate evidence of such completion, or a student nurse matriculated in an approved school of nursing, having successfully completed one year of clinical training with supporting transcripts. Maintain a valid driver’s license and vehicle registration and insurances.
One year CNA or CHHA experience preferred