Hospice Home Health Aide (Hha)

Sutter Health San Mateo , CA 94401

Posted 2 months ago


SCAH-Sutter Care at Home - Bay

Position Overview:

Under the supervision of the Director of Patient Care Services (DPCS), the Hospice Aide provides personal care and related non-professional household services necessary to meet the hygiene, ADL, and comfort needs of the homebound patient in alignment with SCAH, mission, goals and objectives. The Hospice Aide reports directly to the DPCS as do the other members of the interdisciplinary team. The HA receives functional guidance and supervision from the interdisciplinary team.

Job Description:


  • Equivalent experience will be accepted in lieu of the required degree or diploma.
  • HS Diploma Or equivalent education/experience


  • HHA-Home Health Aide
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  • 1 year experience performing duties as an aide in a home care setting or other health care related facility.
  • 5 years direct patient care experience.


  • Working knowledge of medical terminology and health care practices is required as well as understanding of universal precautions.

  • Demonstrate a positive customer service orientation; skill working with diverse groups of patients and co-workers; ability to solve customer-service related problems for internal and external customers.

  • Ability to recognize the special needs and concerns of diverse groups of patients and others in the home.

  • Ability to communicate with patients and significant others in an effective, mature, and caring manner.

  • Tolerance for body secretions, strong odors, potential exposure to disease, and varied environmental conditions.

  • Competency is evaluated by written test and during joint visits in the care of patients.

Pay Range: 21.92-29.07

The salary range for this role may vary above or below the posted range as determined by location. This range has not been adjusted for any specific geographic differential applicable by area where the position may be filled. Compensation takes into account several factors including but not limited to a candidate's experience, education, skills, licensure and certifications, department equity, training and organizational needs. Base pay is just one piece of the total rewards program offered by Sutter Health. Eligible roles also qualify for a comprehensive benefits package.

Job Shift:



Full Time

Shift Hours:


Days of the Week:

Friday, Monday, Thursday, Tuesday, Variable, Wednesday

Weekend Requirements:

Rotating Weekends





Position Status:


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This position may regularly work, store, prepare, receive, unpack, transport, dispose of, or administer drug(s) identified as hazardous, or potentially hazardous, by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for purposes of USP 800.

Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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