Certified Home Health Aide

Medical/Healthcare Novato, California Fairfield, California Santa Rosa, California San Rafael, California Vallejo, California Napa, California American Canyon, California Part Time


Description

AccentCare, Inc.® is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local communities.

Your Success is our Success. We strive to provide new employees with a structured on-boarding process to help you become assimilated quickly, and cutting-edge tools to make your daily work easier and more efficient. We offer extensive training and a wide-array of opportunities for continued education and promotional opportunities.

As a Certified Home Health Aide you will:

* Communicate effectively with patients, supervisors and co-workers.

* Utilize basic knowledge to carry out agency philosophy and goals of agency in provision of patient care.

* Document observations and provision of care according to agency policy/procedure.

* Maintain a clean, safe, healthy environment and assist in teaching family members and patient’s ways to simplify household tasks and cope with disabilities.

* Recognize the physical, emotional, and developmental characteristics of the populations served by agency, including need for respect for the patient, his/her privacy and his/her property.

Requirements of Qualified Candidates:

* This position requires a current Home Health Aide/Nurse Aide Certificate if required by the state in which the aide is employed

* Home Health Aide Certification meeting HCFA requirements plus one (1) year experience as Home Health Aide and successful completion of competency evaluation

* Must possess and maintain valid CPR certification while employed in a clinical role

* Ability to perform tasks involving physical activity (which may include heavy lifting and extensive bending and standing)

* Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and is in good working order