The Home Health Aide (HHA) Primary's function is to provide personal care to the client in the home; to assist in providing a safe and clean environment, work cooperatively with patient and family and share observations and problems with manager.
Education & Qualifications:
Education: High school graduate, GED or equivalent in training and experience. In addition, must have successfully completed the HHA Certification program.
Licensure/Certifications: Certification as Nursing Assistant preferred, but not required.
Previous Experience: At least 1 year experience as a Home Health Aide in a hospital, nursing home or home health agency, or within the last 24 months has completed HHA program.
Knowledge/Training: Demonstrate interest in the welfare of the ill and elderly and desires to provide care in the home. Ability to pass a written competency test.
Skills: Must be able to read and write in English and follow written and verbal instructions in English effectively.
Transportation: Must have reliable transportation