CNA Guardian Home Health PRN Dickson, TN

Medical/Healthcare Dickson, Tennessee 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.

Position: Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)  

Reports to: Clinical Supervisor

Job Description/Requirements:                                                                                                                    

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

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