Allina Health System Home Health Aide Southwest metro in St. Paul, Minnesota
AdvertisementHome Health Aide Southwest metro Requisition # 68578BR Physical Location Saint Paul, Minnesota Posted Date 15-Oct-2020 Schedule Type Part-Time Dept. Name Home Care Hours Per Week 20 Contract Noncontract Introduction Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills. Allina Health Home Care Services provides skilled medical care for patients and families needing rehabilitation, advanced-illness or end-of-life care. With headquarters located in St. Paul, Minn., services are provided in 30 Minnesota counties, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Responsibilities Req ID: 68578 Provide safe competent cares to homecare and hospice patients to include bathing, skin care, assistance with bowel programs, simple wound cares, ROM and exercise programs and homemaking activities Effective communication, which contributes to quality care and team cohesiveness Documentation meets regulatory standards Timely logging of hours to assure accurate billing Assumes responsibility for meeting own education needs Complete agency, state, and federal regulatory requirements for continuing education Education High school diploma or GED Qualification/Skills Experience 3-year experience as a HHA Previous Home Care/Hospice experience preferred Skills Needs strong understanding of professional boundaries Must be able to lift 45 lbs Good understanding of body mechanics Strong communication skills-written, verbal, listening with attention Good problem solving skills Good time management of self and others Licensure/Certifications HHA Certification or 75 hours of comparable competency testing Maintain ongoing requirements of 12 hours per calendar year of continuing education Work Schedule Monday-Friday 8-4:30 Location/Community Information With beautiful natural settings along the Mississippi River, St. Paul embodies a large ethnically diverse population with restaurants, cultural entertainment, and shopping venues for everyone. Downtown St. Paul features a number of historic buildings including the State Capitol, the Fitzgerald Theater, the Landmark Center, the St. Paul Hotel, and breathtaking views of the Mississippi River. The city is also home to the Science Museum of MN, the Xcel Energy Center (home of the MN Wild hockey team), and the MN History Center. St. Paul offers many private, alternative, and public school options from elementary through college and a wide array of housing options from old historic homes to new construction. The Twin Cities is consistently ranked near the top of Fortune's list of best cities in the world for work and family. A healthy business climate, opportunities for employment, good transportation, and an entrepreneurial environment are amongst the contributing factors. Located in St. Paul Population = 270,000 Service Area = 1,600,000 Closing If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today.