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Kindred at Home Special Attendant Community Care in Fayetteville, Arkansas

Our Care Matters.

When you join the Kindred at Home team, you become part of something bigger. We are the nation’s leading provider of comprehensive home health, hospice, and non-medical home care services. Our team delivers compassionate, high-quality care to patients in their homes or places of residence, including non-medical personal assistance, skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice and palliative care. Now more than ever, people in your community need in-home healthcare. Our team helps to keep them safely at home, during moments that matter most to them. Our caregivers focus on each unique patient to deliver the appropriate care and emotional support to our patients and their families.

Our Employees Matter.

We believe a world-class patient experience is enabled by an exceptional employee experience. And, committed to fostering an amazing employee experience at Kindred at Home. Our people are our greatest resource and asset, and we are committed to helping our employees thrive and fulfill their personal and professional goals.

We offer:

  • Competitive pay and 401k

  • Healthy Steps Wellness

  • Healthcare Plans

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Centers of Excellence Program

  • Educational Assistance

  • Clinical ladder for professional credentialing and advancement

  • Leadership development

  • Talent focused Framework

  • Targeted personal and career development planning

Our Community Care division is currently recruiting for a Special Care Attendant .

  • Tasks may include providing assistance with housekeeping, meal preparation, laundry, running errands/shopping, and assistance with personal care.

  • When assigned and deemed competent must perform any health-related tasks that may be delegated by a registered nurse (RN) in accordance with the agency’s written policy.

  • Must respect and keep confidential private client information and property

  • Must be free of communicable disease or illness when reporting to work

  • Must call and report to a supervisor in advance if sick or unable to be at work for any reason

  • Must report client incidents/accidents to a supervisor immediately

  • Must report and respond to emergencies in a calm manner, i.e., calling 911 and notifying a supervisor

  • Must report to a supervisor any change in the client’s health or if the client is hospitalized

  • Report to a supervisor any suspected abuse, neglect, or exploitation

  • Report to a supervisor for any reason the client is not found to be at home, not responding to the door, or if the client leaves on vacation

  • Report to a supervisor any unsafe activity or hazardous situation found at a client’s home or property

  • Know how to use proper body mechanics or devices in the client’s home as needed for transferring or other tasks

Required Skills

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Must be physically capable of performing personal care tasks, as described in the tasks listed in the Capabilities Chart.

  • Able to understand and carry out directions or instructions and to record notes and keep records.

  • Has access to transportation.

  • Must not have a criminal conviction that bars employment.

  • Must have no adverse record or be listed in the Nurse Aide Registry or Employee Misconduct Registry or on the Office of Inspector General Medicaid Exclusion Database.

  • Must have six months of experience providing attendant care services.

  • This role requires full COVID-19 vaccination.

Required Experience

Join Our Team!

To learn more, please apply online. Our Recruiters are ready to help you start a new and rewarding career with Kindred at Home.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Job Category: Caregiver/Personal Care Attendant

ID: 76344