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Location: Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
Home Health Aide (Full-Time Days) - Abington Jefferson
Montgomery County, PA
Under the direction of the HHC Clinical Manager, the Home Health Aide functions as a member of the health care team and performs selected patient care activities. The Home Health Aide provides care to patient population ranges from infancy through late adulthood.
Full-time Days (40 hours/wk) Varied schedule 8:00am-4:30pm; Weekend rotation required. 1 summer and 1 winter holiday required. CNA Certification required.
At least one year of nursing assistant experience preferred. A high school graduate or equivalent is required. Home Health Aide Certification and/or Nursing Assistant Certification required. Nursing Assistant Certification required. HHA must maintain their status by mandatory completion of a minimum of 12 hours of continuing education each year. Employment contingent upon successful completion of home health aide training, competency evaluation and testing program. Must be able to read and write in the English language.
This position follows the driving policy of Abington Jefferson Health which requires one to have a valid driver s license and reliable transportation. Current auto insurance with proof of coverage required. Must possess a driving record free from major violations within the past five years, and maintain an acceptable driving record with no major violations in accordance with Motor Vehicle Regulations and Abington-Jefferson s Health auto insurance policy.
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
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