Aveanna Healthcare Birmingham , AL 35202
Posted 2 months ago
Location:Birmingham, AL 35235
Salary:$10.00 - $20.00 per hour
Comfort Care is now a part of the Aveanna Healthcare family of companies
Aveanna Healthcare has grown tremendously during the past year through a series of exciting acquisitions and we are currently looking for a Home Health Aide (HHA) to join our dynamic home health care team. In this position, you make it possible for patients to recuperate from illness or injury in the comfort of their own home.
The Home Health Aide (HHA) is an individual who provides personal care, selected treatment procedures, minimal household tasks and occasional meal preparation under the advisory of a Registered Nurse for individuals with special needs in their homes. A Home Health Aide is a caring and compassionate person who has the maturity to assume the responsibilities that this position demands, someone with genuine concern for the sick or otherwise disabled, the ability to follow written and oral directions, as well as being able to communicate effectively in both written and oral forms.
Essential Job Functions:
Perform personal care tasks including assistance with basic personal hygiene and grooming, feeding, ambulation, medical monitoring, and health care related tasks.
Perform home management functions such as light housekeeping, laundry, bed making, and cleaning
Plan meals, shop for groceries, prepare and serve meals, and clean up
Communicate verbally with clients, client family members, and Recover Health staff in a professional manner
Ensure client safety while maintaining a safe environment
Remind and assist clients with self-administration of medications (with proper training)
Encourage self-help activities
Report and Document services provided and changes in client's condition or family situation to the office
Maintain clinical record documentation according to Recover Health policy and procedures as well as state and federal regulations
Why Join Our Team?
Innovative technology to make your life easier
Our care team work together to meet the needs of each patient
Nationwide career opportunities where our leaders encourage advancements
Our care teams enjoy the flexibility of getting to build rapport with patients to produce the best outcomes
We know that our care teams make or break the organization's success!
Aveanna Healthcare Offers:
401(k) with match
Health, Dental and Vision Benefits for employees at 30+ hours
Tuition Discounts and Reimbursement
PTO, Sick Time, and Paid Holidays
18 years of age or older with High school degree/GED
Completion of the companies competency testing for HHA
Valid Drivers license
Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action: Aveanna provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Aveanna complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
As an employer accepting Medicare and Medicaid funds, employees must comply with all health-related requirements in all relevant jurisdictions, including required vaccinations and testing, subject to exemptions for medical or religious reasons as appropriate.