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Home Health Aide - Personal Assistant Services

Company: Health1st Home Health Services
Location: Chester
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Health1st Home Health Services (HHHS) is seeking Part/Full-Time Home Health Aides (HHA) to provide Personal Assistant Services to elderly clients in the Philadelphia and -Delaware County.HHA provides services that support consumers to remain in their own homes and the community, preventing and prolonging nursing home. - Health1st offers flexible hours and locations. HHHS also hire family members to care for their loved ones if they meet criteria. Take a job opportunity of a lifetime! If you are enthusiastic about providing quality services and ready to make impactful decisions, complete the application and a member of our human resources team will contact you soon! -HHA JOB SUMMARY:A HHA is a paraprofessional who is specifically trained, competent and performs assigned functions of personal care to the patient or consumer in their residence under the direction, instruction, and supervision of the registered nurse (RN).QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Compassionate individual willing to work with diverse array of consumers in their home
  • Have a sympathetic attitude toward the care of the sick person and/or elderly.
  • Ability to carry out directions, read and write.
  • Maturity and ability to deal effectively with the demands of the job.RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Understands and adheres to established HHHS policies and procedures.
  • Performs personal care and bath as ordered.
  • Completes appropriate visit records promptly as per policy.
  • Reports changes in the patient's condition and needs to the RN.
  • Performs household services essential to health care in the home as assigned.
  • Ambulates and exercises the patient as assigned.
  • Performs simple procedures as an extension of the therapy services, e.g., range of motion (ROM) exercises as assigned,
  • Assists with medications that are ordinarily self-administered as assigned.
  • Attends in-service and continuing education programs as scheduled and necessary.
  • Attends patient care conferences as scheduled.WORKING ENVIRONMENTWorks indoors and outdoors with patients/consumers as assigned.Work with HHHS office staff, field clinicians, and with patient and/or consumer in their homes. May need to travel to/from patient homes.JOB RELATIONSHIPS:Supervised by: Registered Nurses (RNs)REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR EMPLOYMENT:Child Abuse -ClearanceCurrent Driver's License or State Issued Photo IDAuto Insurance (declaration sheet) (If applicable for patient errands)Physical Statement of Health (Current Physical)Social Security CardCPR CardCriminal Background CheckCurrent PPD TestNursing License/Certification (HHA, CNA, PCA)Professional License/Certification (RN, LPN) -

Keywords: Health1st Home Health Services, Philadelphia , Home Health Aide - Personal Assistant Services, Healthcare , Chester, Pennsylvania

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