Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) / Home Health Aide (HHA)

 
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Health at Home

14585 59th Ave N Suite H224
Plymouth, MN, United States

Phone: 763-744-9499
Web Site: healthathomeus.com/plymouth

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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) / Home Health Aide (HHA)


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Job ID:

5791

Location:

Plymouth, MN, United States 

Category:

Health Care Services

Salary:

$15.00 per hour
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Job Views:

13

Zip Code:

55446

Employment Type:

Part time

Posted:

04.12.2019
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Job Description:

As a CNA/Home Health Aide, 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 patient’s needs. You will be responsible for observing, reporting, and documenting observations and patient 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 patient in the self-administration of medication
• Assisting with patient’s laundry if needed
• Meeting safety needs of patients and using equipment safely and properly (foot stools, side rails, etc.)
• Reporting patient’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 US CareNet, Infection Control protocols, and maintaining the confidentiality of protected healthcare information (PHI)

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
• Meets the training requirements in accordance with State and Federal laws. A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) may be hired as a Home Health Aide but will be governed by the same essential job functions as the Home Health Aide
• 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