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Home Health Aide (CNA Certified Nursing Assistant)

Job Description

Experience how much MORE you can get out of your career when you partner with Health At Home! Known for quality care, we are the trusted source for home health care services.

Right now, we are seeking Home Health Aides / CNA Certified Nursing Assistants to deliver skilled and compassionate care to our clients who live in the Longhorn Village community.  We offer flexible schedules and competitive pay.   Every day, we make a difference in the lives of clients, and as a member of our team, so will you.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about senior care and wants to join a team of professionals.

*** Currently we have a high demand for CNAs who can work morning shift hours.  Apply today!***

Home Health Aide (CNA Certified Nursing Assistant)

Job Responsibilities

As a Home Health Aide (CNA), you will perform home care visits and work under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Therapist. This involves performing various personal care services as necessary to meet the client’s needs. You will be responsible for observing, reporting, and documenting observations and client care performed during the home care visit.

Home Health Aide responsibilities:

Providing personal care, including baths, personal hygiene, changing bed linen, dressing/undressing, toileting activities, and light housekeeping

Preparing light meals and assisting in feeding patient if necessary

Taking and recording oral, rectal, and axillary temperatures, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure when ordered

Assisting in ambulation and exercise according to the plan of care

Performing range of motion and other simple procedures as an extensional therapy service as ordered

Assisting client in the self-administration of medication

Assisting with client’s laundry if needed

Meeting safety needs of patients and using equipment safely and properly (foot stools, side rails, etc.)

Reporting client’s condition and significant changes to the assigned nurse

Adhering to the Organization's documentation and care procedures and standards of personal and professional conduct

Following all privacy policies of Health At Home, Infection Control protocols, and maintaining the confidentiality of protected healthcare information (PHI)

Home Health Aide (CNA Certified Nursing Assistant)

EOE/DFWP

Job Requirements

Tact, patience, and empathy for the needs of the ill, injured, frail, and the impaired are essential for this key position in our home care team. If you have what it takes to deliver quality home care, we want to hear from you! 

Home Health Aide Requirements: 

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Certified CNA
  • Meets the training requirements in accordance with State and Federal laws
  • 1 year of hands-on work experience, preferred (can include experience in a home care, hospital, or assisted living setting)
  • Ability to read and follow written instructions and document care given
  • Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision
  • Current CPR certification
  • Licensed driver with reliable automobile that is insured in accordance with Organization requirements

Home Health Aide (CNA Certified Nursing Assistant) 

 

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Required Experience

1.  Meets the training requirements in accordance with State and Federal laws.

2.  At least 18 years of age.

3.  Ability to read and follow written instructions and document care given.

4.  Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.

5.  Empathy for the needs of the ill, injured, frail and the impaired.

6.  Possess and maintains current CPR certification.

7.  Demonstrates tact, patience and good personal hygiene.

8.  Licensed driver with automobile that is insured in accordance with Organization requirements and is in good working order.

9.  Must be a Certified CNA.

Job Snapshot

Post Date 11/27/2014
Location Austin, TX
Employment Type Part-Time
Job Type Health Care, Nurse
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 290597-766
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