Applicants Please Note: This position is located in Rochester NY. This position requires current Home Health Aide certification as confirmed
by the NYS Dept of Health Home Health Care Registry at
https://apps.health.ny.gov/professionals/home_care/registry/home.action . Applicants with current NYS CNA certification will be considered.
Applicants must have flexible part time availability to work up to 32 hrs per week (day shift one week, evening shift the alternate) and every other weekend.
SUMMARY: The Hospice Aide is a Certified Home Health Aide who provides the quality care necessary to maintain the patient’s physical and emotional well being in the inpatient hospice setting. The position assists with the physical
and personal care of the hospice patient and their activities of daily living, including assistance with meals, maintenance of safety and environmental upkeep. The Aide assists in maintaining a supportive and empathetic environment for patients and families.
High School Diploma or equivalent and NYS Home Health Aide certification required. C.N.A.s are welcome to apply but will be required to obtain HHA certification through Lifetime Care. At least one year of C.N.A. or
Certified Home Health Aide experience. An interest and sensitivity in caring for the terminally ill. Ability to read, write, understand and carry out directions/instructions and maintain simple records. Must respect patient confidentiality. Accomplishes duties
of the job within allotted time. Work is thorough and neat.
Physical Requirements: In support of the Americans with Disabilities Act, this job description lists only those responsibilities and qualifications deemed essential to the position. Equal Opportunity Employer