Brookdale Senior Living Hospice Aide - CNA/HHA Licensure in Kansas & Missouri Required in Overland Park, Kansas

Full Time Hospice Aide - CNA/HHA Licensure in Kansas & Missouri Required

Overland Park, KS

Job #: HAHOovpkKS531465c

This position will cover Johnson County (Overland Park, Lenexa, Shawnee, Mission, Olathe) and Wyndotte County (Kansas City, KS)

A career with Brookdale Healthcare Services has never been so rewarding! We own and operate multiple hospice agencies around the country, with a full spectrum of care designed to respect the dignity of the people we care for. We focus on skilled and compassionate care while providing comfort and freedom from pain, and as much independence and control as possible.

/It"s more than a job: it"s a passion./

Brookdale Healthcare Services is looking for a Hospice Aide to provide services in the Overland Park area. Join a dynamic team of health care providers focused on preserving the health and quality of life for the patients in our hospice program.

Your responsibilities:

  • Work under the supervision of a registered nurse and perform various services for your patient as necessary to meet his or her personal needs and promote comfort

  • Responsible for observing your patient and reporting these observations

  • Promote quality, continuity and safety of your patient"s care

  • Certified nursing assistant duties

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements

  • CNA/HHA licensure in Kansas and Missouri is required

  • Two years of previous experience in hospice or home health

  • Understanding of hospice philosophy and ability to comfortably provide specialized care to the terminally ill

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

/Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan./