Home Health Aide / HHA / CNA - (Medicare Visits) - PRN - ReqCode 5010779 8/14/2016

Almost Family Springfield, MA

Company
Almost Family
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
50124681
AJE Ref #
575884062
Location
Springfield, MA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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It's all about helping people achieve more! Caretenders Home Health is a proud member of Almost Family, a leading provider of home health nursing, rehabilitation and personal care services. Our Senior Advocacy Mission raises the bar with programs designed to achieve better outcomes for our patients. For over 30 years, we have developed a culture that fosters innovation, clinical excellence, and integrity. Why consider choosing a career with us? Because we are committed to helping you achieve your goals. As a member of our Senior Advocacy Care Team, we are confident you will achieve more for your career with industry-leading specialty programs that enhance care and promote better outcomes for patients. You will enjoy the support of a progressive group along with great benefits, competitive pay, and flexible schedule options to fit your lifestyle. If a long tradition of world-class caring is important to you, consider joining our team. You'll feel right at home.

As a Home Health Aide, you will:* Be trained and CMS certified.


* Provide supportive services, such as assistance with personal care, ambulation, homemaking chores and/or meal preparation for clients in the home setting, under the supervision of a licensed Registered Nurse or Therapist.
Qualifications:
* Must be able to read and write. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.


* A minimum of six months experience as an aide/personal care assistant in a health care setting or completion of a training program with a minimum of 75 hours instruction is required. Additional state specific requirements may also apply.


* Demonstration of competency by written exam and successful completion of skills performance test for Home Health Aide certification required. Possess the ability to transfer, maneuver and lift incapacitated clients in the home setting.
If you have a passion for seniors, a special place awaits you on our Senior Advocacy Team!
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