ProHealth Home Care one of Wisconsin's most comprehensive sources of medical care and hospice care provided in the home. We provide a seamless continuum of care for people of all ages. Residential hospice care is offered at ProHealth AngelsGrace Hospice , a beautiful, 15-bed hospice nestled on eight scenic acres in Oconomowoc. ProHealth Care also offers quality in-home hospice care and in-home skilled nursing care. We are state-licensed, Medicare-certified and accredited by the Joint Commission.
Our highly skilled nurses provide a wide array of services, including medication education and management, injections and intravenous therapy, wound care, nutritional counseling, bowel and bladder management and much more. Physical, occupational and speech therapists address home safety concerns, strengthening and rehabilitation needs. Our licensed social workers offer assistance with community resources, financial assistance and supportive care and counseling to patients and families.
Hours : 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm including every other weekend and every other holiday
Full Time / Part Time: Part Time with Benefits
Communicate changes in patient situations/conditions that would require notification to the RN. Assists with patient activities as delegated by the RN including activities of daily living (i.e. dressing, ambulating, toileting, eating, grooming, oral care and bathing.)Follows wound and skin care protocols to prevent skin breakdown and development of pressure ulcers. Observes and reports the presence of pressure areas and skin breakdowns to the RN and assists in carrying out plans to decrease pressure and skin breakdowns such as frequent repositioning. Observes for patient fall risk factors and communicates with RN for application of fall prevention strategies. Oversees fall prevention strategies for patients who have been identified as at risk. Performs safety rounding on each patient using department standards. Minimum interaction with the patient must include conversation about their need for toileting, positioning, pain control, and possessions. Utilizes the pain scale when performing rounding and as needed. Reports all verbal or non-verbal pain behaviors to the RN. Under the direction of the RN offers non-pharmacological pain intervention to assist with patient comfort. Obtains pertinent data pertaining to the patient as delegated (i.e. blood pressure, pulse, pulse ox, temperature, input and output), accurately documents care provided and notifies RN of outcomes in a timely manner.
This opportunity includes a $1750 recruitment bonus that it tied to an 18 month commitment to work.
Use effective communication skills
Respond with care and compassion
Protect privacy and confidentiality
Act like a team player
Keep people and environment safe
High School Diploma or GED required.
Certified Nursing Assistant License - active on the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry.
BLS (CPR) certification.
ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.
ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
ProHealth Care has been the health care leader in Waukesha County and surrounding areas for the past century, providing outstanding care across a full spectrum of services. The people of ProHealth Care strive to continuously improve the health and well-being of the community by combining skill, compassion and innovation.ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work t...hat is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.Learn more at ProHealthCare.org.