HOME HEALTH AIDE - HHA - Walk In's OK with Experience

Job Description

Home Again Senior Care is currently accepting applications for Home Health Aides to service our growing census on the east side of Indianapolis, Indiana area.

Applicants must posses experience as well as a positive attitude.   If your credentials match our requirements please come in 9:00am to 2:00pm, Monday through Friday to apply.  No appointment is necessary for testing, application and interview.

We are looking for exceptional caregivers for our patients!

 

 

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities

 

Responsibilities of the home health aide include, but are not limited to, the following:

 

  • Providing personal care 
  • Planning and preparing nutritious meals 
  • Assisting in feeding the patient, if necessary 
  • Taking and recording oral and axillary temperatures, pulse, respiration and blood pressure when ordered (with appropriate completed/demonstrated skills competency) 
  • Assisting in ambulation and exercise according to the plan of care 
  • Performing range of motion and other simple procedures as an extensional therapy service as ordered (with appropriate completed/demonstrated skills competency) 
  • Assisting patient in the self-administration of medication by giving medication reminders 
  • Doing patient’s laundry, as appropriate 
  • Meeting safety needs of patients and using equipment safely and properly (foot stools,
    side rails, etc.)
     
  • Reporting on patient’s condition and significant changes to the assigned nurse 
  • Adhering to the Organization's documentation and care procedures and standards of personal and professional conduct 
  • Attend 12 in-service hours per year and meetings per request of the Director of Nursing

 

 

 

The above statements are only meant to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job.  The incumbents may be requested to perform job related tasks other than those stated in this description.

Job Requirements


Qualifications Prior to Hire:

  • Verifiable six months of care giving experience
  • 21 years of age
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • CPR
  • TB Testing (within the past 12 months)
  • Physician Statement (dated within past 6 months stating free of communicable disease.  We can help obtain if all other requirements are met)
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Proof of Auto Insurance
  • Great care giving knowledge with the desire to make a difference in the lives of our patients
  • Understanding the patient comes first




 


If interested please respond to this ad with your resume and/or cover letter or fax to 317-947-0503.

Applications are being accepted Mon-Fri from 9am  - 2pm at our office:

1381 North Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, 46219


Careerbuilder related keywords: home health care, home health aide, hca, hha, cna, certified nursing assistant

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $10.00 /Hour
Other Pay First hour pays at $12 per shift
Employment Type Full-Time/Part-Time
Job Type Health Care, Nurse
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Other Great Industries
Required Travel Negligible
Job ID Indy - East
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HOME HEALTH AIDE - HHA - Walk In's OK with Experience


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