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HOME HEALTH AIDE (HHA) PERSONAL CARE AIDE (PCA) SIGN-ON BONUS

Job Description

HOME HEALTH AIDE (HHA)
PERSONAL CARE AIDE (PCA)
**AUTOMOBILE DESIRED**
SIGN-ON BONUS
ALBANY, NY



NurseCore is a leader in supplemental staffing and home healthcare. NursCore is looking for experienced home health aides personal care aides to provide exceptional care for patients in the Albany, NY area. Consistent schedules available with a variety of shifts including days, nights and weekend visits.  Coverage is for high-level care patients to include transfers, Hoyer lifts and personal care.
 
You can expect on-going support from our Clinical Director and friendly staff. 
 
Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Carry out health care tasks as directed under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or therapist. Provide assistance with personal hygiene, housekeeping and other related supportive tasks to clients in their homes including:
  • Personal hygiene including shampoo, bathing (shower, tub, bed, sponge, etc.). Oral care including dentures.
  • Skin care.
  • Turning and positioning.
  • Making occupied and unoccupied beds.
  • Measure intake and output (I&O) and record results. Take temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respirations. Document a daily activity record and reports to the supervising nurse verbally and in writing any changes in the client’s condition.
  • Keeps client area clean and safe.
  • Other health care tasks delegated and supervised by the RN or therapist.
  • Participates in case conferences and coordination of care activities. Keeps agency informed of new training or skills.

Benefits Include:

  • Daily pay or Weekly pay 
  • Pay Cards and direct deposit
  • Insurance benefits including AFLAC supplemental insurance
  • Flexible and friendly staff ready to help you get the assignments that you want!! 
  • Inservice education

Job Requirements

  • Current State of New York Certificate
  • Current CPR Certification 
  • Minimum one year experience as a HHA in a supervised setting
  • Minimum one year of home care or personal care experience
  • Experience with Hoyer lift a plus
  • Experience working with head trauma patients a plus
  • Automobile required

EOE/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

Job Snapshot

Contact Name Client Service Specialist
Contact Phone 518.438.3900
Post Date 3/31/2014
Location Albany, NY
Employment Type Per Diem
Job Type Health Care, Nurse
Education High School
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Managed Care
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 11.0 HHA
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