• Home Health Aide / Certified Nursing Assistant, Home Health / Visits

    Location US-PA-Philadelphia
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3 weeks ago)
    Position ID
    2018-24097
    Category
    Home Health Aide
    Zip
    19111
  • Overview

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    BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced

    Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) OR Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) for a per diem opportunity

    performing home health visits for our Temple Health at Home | Managed by BAYADA visits office, located in Philadelphia, PA

     

    This office services adult and geriatric clients on a per-visit basis in territories throughout Philadelphia County. As a CHHA/CNA, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides rehabilitative care and skilled nursing to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to remain at home.

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities for a CHHA / CNA include:

     

    • Adheres to the established client care plan.
    • Assists with assigned personal care tasks.
    • Assists with ambulation and exercises.
    • Performs light homemaking assistance, including help with personal laundry, meal preparation, and food shopping.
    • Provides assistance with self-administered medications, as instructed on the care plan.
    • Performs other activities as directed by the Clinical Manager, e.g., measuring and preparing special diets, assisting with the use of certain equipment, measuring intake and output, etc.
    • Observes and understands safety and infection control issues.
    • Demonstrates sound judgment.
    • Completes daily Activity Records and accurately documents the care provided.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications for a HHA / CNA include:

    • At least one (1) year of verifiable work experience in a hospital, nursing home, community health agency, private-duty home care case, or completion of Medical-Surgical clinical rotation in nursing school, OR
    • At least one (1) year of verifiable work experience in an unrelated field, AND have successfully completed a 75-hour Home Health Aide training course approved by BAYADA Home Health Care Nursing Office.
    • Demonstrates the ability to read, write, and effectively communicate in English.
    • Works independently and manages time effectively.
    • Possesses strong interpersonal skills.
    • Possesses solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.
    • Able to travel to cases as assigned.
    • Meets all state requirements for HHAs/CNAs.

     

    BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:

    • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values.
    • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities.
    • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks.
    • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability.
    • Benefits may include mileage reimbursement; weekly pay and direct deposit; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement.

     

    BAYADA believes that our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability. Be part of a caring, professional team that is instrumental in providing the highest quality care while developing your career with an industry leader. Apply now for immediate consideration.

    BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability or veteran status. 

     

    Posted Date

    8/1/2018

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