Hospice Aide/CNA

Career Title: Hospice Aide/CNA
City: Grand Junction
State: Colorado

We are seeking a Hospice Aide/CNA to join our team in the Grand Junction, CO area.  Job duties of this rewarding position include:

  • Providing hands on personal care, including baths, back rubs, oral hygiene, shampoos, changing bed linens, assisting with dressing/undressing, skin care, assisting with toileting activities
  • Assisting in feeding the patient, if necessary
  • Taking and recording temperatures, pulse, respiration and blood pressure when ordered
  • Assisting in ambulation and exercise according to the plan of care
  • Assisting in the self-administration of medication
  • Meeting safety needs of patients
  • Reporting on patient’s condition to the assigned nurse

Ideal candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • 2 years experience as a CNA or Home Health Aide
  • Successful completion of a training program and competency evaluation
  • CNA certification in good standing with the state of Colorado
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision
  • Current CPR certification
  • Licensed driver with automobile that is insured and in good working order

Salary range: $15-$17.37/hour