Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)

Platinum Healthcare Staffing - Harbor City, CA

Full-time

Platinum Healthcare Staffing is looking to hire experienced Certified Home Health Aide work for our client facility in Harbor City, CA

08:00 AM to 05:30 PM, 40 hours per week

1. Assisting patients with personal hygiene such as skin, mouth, hair care and bathing.

2. Assisting patients in and out of bed and assisting with ambulation.

3. Assisting with prescribed exercises which patients and appropriate health personnel have taught aides.

4. Preparing meals, including therapeutic diets, and assisting patients with eating.

5. Assisting patients to the bathroom or in using commodes, bedpans or urinals.

6. Performing household services, which will facilitate the patient's, self care at home and are necessary to prevent or postpone institutionalization.

7. Assisting patients with medications, which are ordinarily self-administered. The home health aide shall not administer medications of any kind.

8. Performing other activities taught by a health professional for a specific patient. These may include such services as changing colostomy bags, changing of non-sterile dressings, taking of vital signs, and non-sterile bowel and bladder hygiene care.

9. Reporting changes in the patient's condition and needs to the supervising nurse or therapist.

10. Completing records regarding services performed.

11. Takes action in emergent patient situations and immediately report to supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:

California Home Health Aide Certificate

Current BLS certificate from AHA

California Driver's License

Auto Insurance

Please email your Resume ASAP for this great opportunity or feel free to contact us at 310 821 5888 extension 229 (look for Jean)

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $20.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Certified Home Health Aide: 1 year (Required)

License:

  • CHHA (Required)
  • BLS from AHA (Required)