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Through the power of the Holy Spirit and in response to God's love as revealed in the Gospel, the mission of Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey is to serve those in New Jersey who hurt, who are in need, or who have limited choices.
LSMNJ team members are dedicated to providing healing, hope and hospitality, regardless of religious background through a diversified social ministry program addressing many critical human care needs.
We are seeking employees that share those same values and want to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.
Crane's Mill, a premier continuing retirement community, located in desirable West Caldwell, is currently seeking a Certified Home Health Aide.
Homemakers provide service to individuals in their own homes and communities, who need assistance caring for themselves as a result of old age, sickness, disability and/or other inflictions. Home care may include housecleaning, laundry, meal preparation, transportation, companionship and respite,
Homemakers are responsible for ensuring that service is delivered in a caring and respectful manner, in accordance with relevant Agency policies and industry standards.
* Supports the mission and values of Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey, which is: Through the power of the Holy Spirit, and in response to God's love as revealed in the Gospel, the mission of the Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey is to serve those in New Jersey who hurt, are in need, or have limited choices. * Other duties as assigned by my supervisor, necessary for the efficient operation of the department/facility. * Teach/perform meal planning and preparation, routine housekeeping activities such as making/changing beds, dusting, vacuuming, washing floors, cleaning kitchen and bathroom, and laundry. * Perform/assist with essential shopping/errands, which may include handling the client's money, in accordance with the care plan and under the observation of the Supervisor. * Assist with following a written, special diet plan and reinforcement of diet maintenance, which is provided under the direction of a Physician and as identified in the care plan. * Escort to medical facilities, errands, shopping and outings as specified in the care plan. * Provide companionship, friendship and emotional support. * Assist clients with communication by writing or typing correspondence for them or researching information for them. * Participate on the Care Team by providing input and making suggestions. * Ensure service is delivered in accordance with all relevant policies, procedures and practices. * Monitor supplies and resources. * Evaluate the program and make recommendations to it, as indicated. * Follow the written care plan. * Carry out duties as assigned by the Supervisor. * Observe the client's functioning and report to Supervisor. * Complete and maintain records of daily activities, observations, and direct hours of service. * Attend orientation, in-service training sessions and staff meetings. * Develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with others. * Make decisions and solve problems. * Communicate with Supervisor and co-workers. * Observe, receive and obtain information from relevant sources. * Completes annual compliance and HIPAA training and exhibits behavior as set forth by the LSMNJ Code of Ethics and Business Integrity in the performance of duties. * Adheres to the Organization's Policies and Procedures regarding the Compliance Program of the organization and is timely in reporting any possible concerns. * Follows all local, state and federal regulations as they pertain to the position. * Adheres to the Organization's Policies and Procedures covering Privacy and Security in Compliance with HIPAA regulations. * Other duties as assigned by the supervisor, necessary for the efficient operation of the program.
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.