Certified HHA

Medical/Healthcare Santa Clarita, California Part Time


Description

Your mission, our vision. Together we can make a Difference!

AccentCare®, Inc. is among the nation’s largest and most respected post-acute healthcare providers. Over 50 years strong, we are relentless about innovation and uncompromising about patient-first care! Driven to provide the highest quality, evidence-based care, matched with a gracious, personalized experience. We never lose sight of our commitment to our patients, our communities and each other.

We are committed to quality patient outcomes—delivering evidence-based care in the home—and providing comprehensive training to further develop our staff along with continuing education and promotional opportunities.

Come join the AccentCare team and Make A Difference every day.

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