CNA/Home Health Aid

Posting ID : A1068511936
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Healthcare

Right at Home is looking for CNAs and Home Health Aides in Lancaster and Chester Counties.
We are currently seeking caregivers for live in positions, full time and part time. Full time live in position available soon in Kennett Square. We also have part time live ins available in Lancaster county area. Please apply at the link below.

Our CNAs and Home Health Aides provide various personal care and related paraprofessional services in accordance with an established plan of care; provide for the personal needs and comfort of patients in their homes.

Essential Functions
-Performs personal care activities that assist the patient with activities of daily living which include (but are not limited to): Personal hygiene (assisting to bathroom or in using bedpan, bathing, care of mouth, skin and hair), Ambulation, Eating, Dressing, Shaving
-Prepares meals and snacks according to instructions.
-Performs patient-specific activities that are taught by a nurse. These could include (but are not limited to): Assisting with the change of ostomy appliances, Reinforcement of dressings, Assisting with prescribed range of motion exercises, Measuring and preparing special diets, Taking vital signs, Application of an external catheter
-Performs homemaking activities which include (but are not limited to): vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linens, doing laundry and cleaning bathrooms.

-High school graduate or G.E.D certificate preferred.
- Six months experience as a Personal Care Assistant in healthcare (in homes or facilities).
-Successful completion of a state-approved Nurse Aide or Personal Care Assistant course.
-Current CPR certificate is recommended.
-Possess a valid driver's license and have use of an insured automobile or access to adequate transportation for the job.
-This position requires 30-40 hours of basic care training.

Right at Home of Lancaster and Chester Counties mission is to improve the quality of life for those we serve.

Apply by copying and pasting the following link into your web browser:

Right at Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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