Home Health Aide, Elgin HH Aide PLC HH, Presence Home Care Elgin

Amita Health Elgin , IL 60121

Posted 2 months ago

Requisition ID: 66229

Ministry: PLC Home Health Suburban

Location: Presence Home Care Elgin

Location Address:
799 S McClean Blvd, Elgin, IL 60123 United States (US)

Department: 20010010 ELG HH Aide PLC HH

Daily Hours: 8

Standard Hours: 40

Employment Status: Full-time

Employment Type: Regular

Shift: Day

FLSA: N

SUMMARY

The Home Health Aide cares for patients in their homes, under the direction of the nursing and medical staff, providing various personal care services as necessary to meet patient/client needs. Responsible for observing patients/clients, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Under the direction of the RN, assists patients in maintaining personal hygiene, take temperature, blood pressure, weight and keep patient's immediate surroundings in order as requested in accordance with policies and procedures as evidenced by the competencies listed.

  • Assists in meal planning and feeding if necessary.

  • Helps in the self administration of medication.

  • Aids in ambulation and exercise according to the plan of care.

  • Reports of condition and significant changes to the case manager.

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or equivalent preferred. One year of experience as Certified Nurse Aide preferred.

Computer Skills

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Certified as a Certified Nurse Aide in Illinois

Business Unit: PLC Home Health Suburban

Job Function: Support Services

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability


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Home Health Aide, Elgin HH Aide PLC HH, Presence Home Care Elgin

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