CERTIFIED HOME HEALTH AIDE/CNA - Elite Home Health - Eureka Springs, AR
About Us

LHC Group Inc. is a national provider of home health and hospice services, providing quality, cost-effective health care to patients within the comfort and privacy of their home or place of residence. LHC Group provides a comprehensive array of post-acute healthcare services through home health, hospice and private duty locations in its home-based division and long-term acute care hospitals in its facility-based division.

Job Description

PRN Home Health Aide, CNA for Elite Home Health - Eureka Springs, AR

The Certified Home Health Aide, CNA is responsible for providing patients with in-home personal care and designated health related services to maintain the patient's physical and emotional well being, while following the written plan of care, Medicare/Medicaid regulations and agency policies and procedures.

 

 

  • Assesses patient and provides care according to the aide plan of care / assignment sheet. Records and notifies RN/Team Leader of any variations from the established parameters or changes in the patient's condition.
  • Reports any unusual circumstance in the patient's condition or home environment to the primary RN/Team Leader.
  • Follows current written aide assignment sheet. To ensure a billable visit, provides assistance with at least two of the following activities of daily living (ADLs) during each patient visit: mobility transfer, walking, grooming, bathing, dressing or undressing, eating, or toileting.
  • As assigned, performs incidental household services essential to the patient's health care at home that are necessary to prevent or postpone institutionalization.
  • Completes a clinical note for each visit within required time frames, which must be incorporated into the patient's record.
  • Participates in the in-services program. Completes at least six hours of in-services every six months.
  • Participates in daily report. Adheres to and supports care management model within the agency.
  • Participates in staff conference regarding patient care.
  • Participates in QA/QI plan or process.



Job Requirements

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Current CNA in state of employment, or successful completion of skills competency evaluation.
  • One (1) year of experience working as a aide required - home health exp preferred.
  • Mature and able to deal effectively with the demands of a home health aide position. 
  • Current driver's license and vehicle insurance in state of employment, and the ability to travel within a 50 mile radius on a daily basis.

 

 Competitive Pay and Excellent Benefits Package

 

Proud member of LHC Group.  LHC Group is an equal opportunity employer.  Pre-employment screening is required.  Visit our Career Center at http://www.lhcgroup.com/.


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