Home Health Aide (HHA)

Recover Health

Cedar Rapids, IA Healthcare / Nursing
Recover Health has home health opportunities which include 1:1 In-Home patient care, flexible scheduling, benefited positions, in a mission-driven, mid-sized organization where you can make a difference.


Position Summary:

The Home Health Aide 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. This job requires a caring and compassionate person who has the maturity to assume the responsibilities that this position demands. This position desires 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.


What you will do:

  • Perform personal care tasks including assistance with basic personal hygiene and grooming, feeding, ambulation, medical monitoring, and health care related tasks. 

  • 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

  • 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

  • Maintain clinical record documentation according to Recover Health policy and procedures as well as state and federal regulations

Requirements

  • Ability to multi-task and work under time constraints is a plus
  • 18 years of age or older with High school degree/GED
  • Minimum of one-year Home Health Care experience or LTC experience a plus
  • Completion of Recover Health’s competency testing for HHA

Job ID: 68022

Posted 23 days ago

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