Hands-on care opportunity for dedicated CNA at innovative hospice company
Full Time - Cumberland and Dauphin Counties
Integrated care leader Grane Hospice Care, Inc. is expanding its core interdisciplinary teams, and seeks a hardworking, compassionate and dedicated Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to join its ranks. The CNA will be responsible for a host of critical day-to-day patient-focused tasks, from personal care and hygiene to general aid, assistance, personal support and much more. Because of the nature of this work, extreme empathy, commitment and a desire to help others is essential.
Grane Hospice provides a higher level of hospice care through a low patient to nurse ratio, allowing for more care time whenever needed. Our mission is to provide premium comfort care to patients, families, and caregivers through an interdisciplinary team approach that understands, respects, and meets individual needs. As an organization, we strive to provide our patients, families, and caregivers with the highest level of satisfaction through our strong clinical outcomes and innovative approach by maintaining our core values of devotion, honesty, dignity, and respect.
As a paraprofessional member of the interdisciplinary team, the CNA will work under the direct supervision of an RN, performing many services as required by individual patients. Day-to-day responsibilities include:
Applicants should be at least 18 years of age and a state-certified CNA. Ability to follow written and verbal instructions as well as document care provided is essential, as is basic computer/office competency. All candidates are expected to understand the general hospice philosophy and be comfortable providing direct care to the terminally ill.
Since some travel to patients’ homes is required, a valid driver’s license and reliable mode of transportation is also mandatory.