ATC Healthcare-*West is currently hiring Home Health Aides with at least 2* years experience for aprominent Harbor City, CaliforniaHealthcare System.
Make $26.00 per hour
- ·Minimum of 2 years experience in a procedural based ambulatory setting
- Shift Hours: 8A-5P, 40 hours a week
- Computer literate; Experience in automated clinical information systems preferred
- Must willing to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Assisting patients with personal hygiene such as skin, mouth, hair care and bathing.
- Assisting patients in and out of bed and assisting with ambulation.
- Assisting with prescribed exercises which patients and appropriate health personnel have taught aides.
- Preparing meals, including therapeutic diets, and assisting patients with eating.
- Assisting patients to the bathroom or in using commodes, bedpans or urinals.
- Performing household services, which will facilitate the patients, self care at home and are necessary to prevent or postpone institutionalization.
- Assisting patients with medications, which are ordinarily self-administered. The home health aide shall not administer medications of any kind.
- 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.
- Reporting changes in the patients condition and needs to the supervising nurse or therapist.
- Completing records regarding services performed.
- Takes action in emergent patient situations and immediately report to supervisor.
Documentation and Communication:
- Prepares timely legible and complete documentation of all care provided.
- Documents all communication with other providers.
- Reports stated or observed changes in patient status to case manager.
- Submits schedule logs changes in schedule and daily progress notes with expected time frame per agency policy.
- Participates in care coordination meetings
- ·Current resume (7 years work history or from graduation, whichever is less)
- ·Resume must include; Unit Size, Hospital Size, Trauma Level, Teaching Facility, and Duties for each facility listed on resume
- ·Any gaps greater than 30 days accounted for on the resume
- ·1 supervisor reference within the last year worked in the unit being submitted -
- ·1 peer reference within the last 3 years worked.
Must have address 50 miles away from facility for Traveler Rate (please ask)
***We are unable to hire New Grads at this time!
ATC Healthcare is a Joint Commission Certified company and is committed to Excellence in Patient Care.
Job Type: Contract
Salary: $26.00 /hour
- home care: 2 years (Required)
- Home Health Aide (Required)
- Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Required)
- Drivers License (Required)