Home Health Aide

  • Infinite Helping Hands
  • Sheffield VIllage , Elyria , Lorain , Avon , Avon Lake , North Ridgeville , North Olmsted , Westlake , West Cleveland , Cleveland | Ohio
Schedule Full-and-Part-Time
Job type hourly
Experience < 1 Year
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Post Date June 02, 2022
Job SKills
  • Home Health Care

Overview

Come work for an amazing company who values its employees just as much as their clients! We offer flexible schedules, weekly pay, and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of those in your community. Home Health services include but are not limited to: Assistance with ADL's, mobility assistance, Medication reminder assistance, Incontinence care, Running errands, Taking to appointments, Meal preparation, Activity engagement: taking on walks, playing games, reading; Mental and emotional support, Light housekeeping: bed linens & laundry, plant and pet care. Home health aide services may also be provided by a CNA subject to the same supervision described below. If necessary, they may also be provided by an LPN or RN Provides personal care and related services in the home, under the direction, instruction and supervision of the staff nurse and the Nurse Supervisor Tasks to be performed by a HHA must be assigned by, and performed under, the supervision of an RN who will be responsible for the patient care provided by the HHA. Home Health Aide will not administer medications, take physician’s orders or perform procedures requiring the training, knowledge and skill of a licensed nurse. RESPONSIBILITIES: Follows the plan of care to provide, safe, competent care to the client Helps the patient to maintain good personal hygiene and assists in maintaining a healthful, safe environment Plans, and prepares, nutritious meals, grocery shops, when instructed to do so, by the nurse Assists the patient with ambulation, as ordered, by the physician, and approved, and supervised, by the nurse Assists the therapy personnel, as needed, with rehabilitative processes Encourages the patient to become as independent as possible, according to the nursing care plan Attempts to promote patient's mental alertness, through involvement in activities of interest. Gives simple emotional, and psychological, support to the patient, and other members of the household, and establishes a relationship with patient and family, which transmit trust and confidentiality Reports any change in the patient's mental, or physical, condition, or in the home situation, to the staff nurse, or to the Aide supervisor Performs routine housekeeping tasks, as related to a safe and comfortable environment for the patient, as instructed by the professional nurse Prepares a visit report, promptly, and incorporates same in the clinical record, weekly Confirms, on a weekly basis, the scheduling of visits so that other necessary visits, by staff members, can be coordinated Works with personnel of other community agencies involved in the patient's care, as directed by the nurse Attends in-service, as required by regulation or Agency policy PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to stand, walk, squat, bend, kneel, reach, twist, push, and pull. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Corrected visual and hearing acuity required. Employment Type Full-time

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Home Health Care