Mercy Medical Center Clinton Home Health Aide - Provincial House - FT Eve in Latham, New York
Home Health Aide II
If you are looking for a HHA position, this could be your opportunity. Here at St. Peter's Health Partners, we care for more people in more places.
Recognized leader: Magnet Hospital in the Capital Region
Quality of Life: Where career opportunities and quality of life converge
Advancement: Strong orientation program, generous tuition allowance and career development
What you will do:
Eddy SeniorCare is the Capital Region's only Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). PACE is a special model of care proven effective at helping older adults with long-term health care needs live safely at home. Eddy SeniorCare is currently looking for a Full-Time HHA to work out of our brand new PACE center in Latham, New York. This new program is located on the beautiful 83 acre, hillside campus of the Sisters of St. Joseph.Eddy SeniorCare supports seniors at home by bringing together under one roof a wide array of medical care, home health care, therapy, and other support services. In the PACE model of care, each participant's health and support services are managed by a care team that is based at our agency. The team includes doctors, nurses, therapists, home health aides, day center staff, transportation drivers, nutritionists, social workers, and others. The PACE ""one-roof"" team model of care improves care coordination and responsiveness.
The Certified Home Health Aide is a paraprofessional health care worker prepared to function in a supportive relationship to professional nursing and other health care disciplines.
The Home Health Aide provides, under appropriate professional direction and supervision, health care services and other supportive services in the home as defined in the patient’s Plan of Care.
What you will need:
High School diploma or GED
Completion of Home Health Aide Training Program, Home Health Aide Equivalency Program, C N A Transition Program, or Personal Care Aide Upgrade Program approved by the New York State Department of Health
New York State Drivers License
One or more years experience is preferred, as either a Home Health Aide in a Certified or Licensed Home Health Agency or as a Certified Nursing Assistant in a hospital or nursing home.
Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.
Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.
Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.
Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.
Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit www.trinity-health.org . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.