Addus Home Care Aide

Addus HomeCare - Eugene, OR3.6

30+ days agoFull-time
External Description
POSITION SUMMARY: This position serves a vital function in support of the company's clients, seniors and people with disabilities living independently in their homes, but who need assistance with daily tasks.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
  • Follow specific care plans for clients and report on completed tasks
  • Assist with personal care needs of the client (bathing, dressing, etc.)
  • Provide or assist in routine house cleaning, meal preparation, and laundry
  • Transport client to doctor's office, grocery store and other essential errands
  • Assist client with the self-administration of medications
  • Observe and report any changes in client's condition
  • Maintain a high degree of confidentiality at all times due to access to sensitive information
  • Maintains regular, predictable, consistent attendance and is flexible to meet the needs of the department
  • Follows all Medicare, Medicaid, and HIPAA regulations and requirements
  • Abides by all regulations, policies, procedures and standards
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Maintains regular, predictable, consistent attendance and is flexible to meet the needs of the department
  • Follows all Medicare, Medicaid, and HIPAA regulations and requirements
  • Abides by all regulations, policies, procedures and standards
  • Performs other duties as assigned
POSITION REQUIREMENTS & COMPETENCIES:
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Must have reliable transportation; if by car, a valid driver's license and proof of insurance is required
  • Nurturing and compassionate nature with the desire to care for others
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Reliable, energetic, self-motivated and well-organized