Hospice Certified Nursing Assistant - Tucson, Arizona
Company: Sage Hospice, Primary and Palliative Care
Posted on: September 22, 2022
JOB SUMMARY: The CNA provides assistance to the professional
staff. Daily responsibilities will be to deliver direct care to
patients as directed by the Registered nurse case manager (RNCM).
The CNA role will be to maintain patient comfort and safety. MAJOR
JOB FUNCTIONS: --- Promotes and practices the Sage Hospice and
Palliative Care philosophy and mission: To provide the absolute
most compassionate, comprehensive and qualified care to people with
life-limiting illness in order to serve them through their
individual journey with dignity, respect and integrity. --- Adheres
to Sage Hospice and Palliative Care core values and mission with
complete regard for the dignity of each person. --- Represents Sage
Hospice and Palliative Care with integrity, free of gifts or
improper inducements. --- Knows and adheres to all Sage Hospice and
Palliative Care policies and procedures as well as safety,
environmental and infection control standards. --- Complies with
HIPAA Privacy Act by protecting confidential patient information.
--- Demonstrates competency in Activities of Daily Living (ADL) by
serving meals, offering fresh water and snacks; helping patients
ambulate; and turning, positioning and transferring. --- Takes care
of patients' personal hygiene by assisting with or giving bed
baths, baths or showers; toileting and oral hygiene; providing
backrubs and skin care; and keeping patients clean at all times.
--- Follows the Plan of Care (POC) as established by the RNCM. ---
Communicates to the RNCM any changes in the patient or the POC. ---
Participates in all training and continuing education and annual
evaluations. --- Performs all other duties as assigned.
Keywords: Sage Hospice, Primary and Palliative Care, Tucson , Hospice Certified Nursing Assistant - Tucson, Arizona, Healthcare , Tucson, Arizona
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