Home Health Aide

Cross Rivers - Philadelphia, PA (30+ days ago)


CNA/HHA provides personal health care services such as bathing and hygiene, meal preparation, housekeeping and other tasks that are vital to the consumer's health and well being. Diligently observes, records, and reports any changes in consumer health to a supervisor. CNA/HHA must be able to competently perform tasks specific to and not exceeding each client's unique care plan.

hygeine CNA/HHA provides personal health care services such as bathing and hygiene, meal preparation, housekeeping and other tasks that are vital to the consumer's health and well being. Diligently observes, records, and reports any changes in consumer health to a supervisor. CNA/HHA must be able to competently perform tasks specific to and not exceeding each client's unique care plan.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Provides medication reminder's while following a care plan.

Routine skin care for consumers with non-prescription topical medication's or lotions.

Assists client in completing home management activities such as housekeeping, laundry, dishes, planning appointments and outings, shopping and errands.

Prepares and serves meals that are in line with the specific dietary needs of the consumer. Assist's with feeding as necessary.

Assists with bathing, dressing, grooming and shaving.

Assists with toileting including the use of a bedpan or commode.

Assists with transfers and ambulation.

Supervise and assist with the use of assistive devices such as walkers, canes, and wheelchairs.

Prepares and serves meals that are in line with the specific dietary needs of the consumer. Assist's with feeding as necessary.

Any other task or activity determined by the care plan.

Qualifications:

Must be 18 years of age.

High school Diploma or Equivalent preferred.

Must have a current valid HHA certificate or CNA license.

Must have a phone to communicate with the main office on a daily basis.

Must be punctual, consistent, and reliable in order to arrive for shifts on time.

Valid drivers license and access to a vehicle strongly preferred.

Must be able to follow the care plan inside the home.

Proof of:

Physical Exam - must state that you are physically fit for work within a year of hire date.

Rubella and Rubeola vaccination.

Two-Step PPD test documentation valid within one year of hire.

PA criminal, child abuse, and FBI fingerprinting clearance.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $10.00 to $13.50 /hour

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)