Providence Home Care Aide (HCA)/Personal Care Assistant - PACE in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Home Care Aide (HCA)/Personal Care Assistant (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence ElderPlace in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
This position will travel to see PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) participants within King County.
In this position you will:
Provide or assist participants with personal care (e.g., bathing, dressing, toileting, oral and denture care, hair and skin, shaving, nail trimming).
Help participants to move; turn; get in and out of bed, chair, or wheelchair; and ambulate with or without assistive devices.
Help maintain order and cleanliness of the participant’s home, including laundry. Preparing meals per plan of care.
Observe and report to appropriate person: MD, Nurse or immediate supervisor any changes in participant’s physical or mental status; record such observations on appropriate records.
Document falls, unusual occurrences or changes in participant’s health or behavior.
Required qualifications for this position include:
1 year employed as a homemaker with elderly individuals
Licensed Nursing Assistant Certified (CNA/NAC) or Home Care Aide (HCA) in accordance with laws of Washington State upon hire
Current Washington State driver’s license and access to daily use of an insured, reliable vehicle
Food Handler's Permit, or obtained within 14 days of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- H.S. Diploma or GED
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence ElderPlace is conveniently located in Seattle, WA. The PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) keeps older adults as healthy as possible in the community by providing comprehensive health care and social services including: primary and specialty medical care, a day health program, social work services, rehabilitation, housing (if necessary) and much more. The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our participants.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 263602