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Home Health Aide

Job Description

Care Connection of Cincinnati and Gem City Home Care of Indianapolis are expanding into Dearborn County Indiana.  We are seeking a PRN Home Health Aide to see patients in their homes.

Job Title:      Aide Home Health (EvHealth)                

Reports To:  Clinical Manager

Department: Operations                                                 

Location:      Dearborn County, Indiana

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

POSITION SUMMARY: 

Primary function is to provide personal health care and related services to the client in their place of residence; to assist in providing a safe and clean environment, work cooperatively with patient/family and share observations and problems with the supervisor. Works under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered according to the Aide Plan of Care with appropriate documentation an utilizing infection control measures that protect bot the staff and the patient (OSHA)
  • Provides direct patient care to patient under the direction of the RN/licensed Therapist and according to the Aide Plan of Care to include personal hygiene and according to agency policy to include assistance with medications usually self-administered, as allowed by state and Agency regulations
  • Provides necessary skill to appropriately report changes and documents pertinent information and care rendered to patient to ensure continuity of care. Provides skills necessary to assist the patient with proper nutrition and adequate fluid intake
  • Provides effective, positive, supportive, and respectful communication to patient/family, team members, physician, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services
  • Provides necessary skills to assist the patient with safe transfers, exercise, and ambulation per agency policy
  • Attends in-services, as required by regulation
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered.  Report information systems security problems.

Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Post Date 10/7/2014
Location Lawrenceburg, IN
Employment Type Part-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel None
Job ID 33629
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