HOME HEALTH AIDE - C.N.A.
About the Job
The Home Health Aide is a non licensed member of the patient care team and works under the guidance and supervision of the staff nurse in providing personal care to the patients. 75 hours of training will be required with HHA certification. Follows the patients plan of care for completion of tasks assigned to a home health aide by the registered nurse or other appropriate skilled professional; maintains an open communication process with the patient, representative (if any), caregivers, and family; demonstrates competency with assigned tasks; complies with infection prevention and control policies and procedures; reports changes in the patients condition; and honors patient rights.
Certifications and Licensures
|Required||HHA (Home Health Aide)||If applicable|
|Or||CNA (Nursing Assistant)|
|Or||LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse)||If applicable|
|Required||BLS (Basic Life Support)|
|Required||Driver's License||State of Florida|
|Required||Technical||Home Health Aide|
|Or||Technical||Licensed Practical Nurse|
|Preferred||High School or Equivalent|
|Preferred||1 year||Home Care|
|Required||Written and verbal communication skills|
|Required||Time management skills|
|Required||Computer skills appropriate to position|