About Fallon Health:
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans, and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products. For more information, visit www.fallonhealth.org.
About Summit ElderCare:
Fallon Health operates the largest Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in New England and the fifth largest in the country. Called Summit ElderCare, Fallon’s PACE helps provide older adults and their caregivers with a welcome alternative to nursing home care. Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to comprehensive medical services and social support at a Summit ElderCare site while they keep the independence of living in their own homes and communities.
Provides personal care to participate and assists in all phases of the daily operation of the PACE program.
Education: High school graduate or equivalent.
Completion of an approved Home Health Aide or Nursing Assistant Training Program (training must be completed prior to employment).
License: Valid drivers license
Certification: Certification as a Home Health Aide or Nursing Assistant;
CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to be certified with 60 days of employment.
Experience: At least one or more years experience working with the frail elderly in a CNA or HHA capacity in a health care setting is required.