Active, compassionate PAMPERED PATIENT AIDE needed
Full Time - Blair & Centre Counties
Integrated care leader Grane Hospice Care, Inc. is expanding its core interdisciplinary teams, and seeks an active, lively and fun-loving Pampered Patient Aide to engage with patients on a social level. This is a unique role within Grane Hospice, and has been designed to maximize the socialization and general day-to-day enjoyment for patients and families. A positive attitude, strong interpersonal skills and a deep desire to help others is key to success in this position.
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.
The Pampered Patient Aide will work directly with patients who have elected the pampered patient program, carrying out a variety of activities including:
There may be some weekend work required for this position, as well as travel to and from patients’ homes.
All candidates must have a valid driver’s license and reliable mode of transportation. Applicants are expected to be CPR certified and have a good working knowledge of hospice philosophy.