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 at the Center and in home settings to participants. Assists in all phases of the daily operation of the PACE program to enhance the ability of our participants to continue living safely in the community.
Primary job responsibilities:
High school graduate or equivalent.
Completion of an approved Home Health Aide or Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program (training & certification must be completed/obtained prior to employment).
Valid driver’s license with reliable transportation
Certification as a Home Health Aide or Nursing Assistant; CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to be certified with 60 days of employment.
One year experience working with frail elders in a health care setting and one year of home care experience.