Home health aide (HHA)

at Senior Helpers

Job Detail


Salary

-

Experience

1-2 years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Full Time

Location

22 Madison Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652, USA

Duration

Permanent

Expires

04/20/2019, 08:25 PM


Description

Assisting clients with bathing and dressing, meal prep, light house keeping, and companionship. Candidates should have experience with dementia, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and a host of additional illnesses. Candidate should also have at least 1 yr working as a Certified Home Health Aide or Certified Nurses Aide. Driver license and car are necessary for these cases. Flexible hours Mileage reimbursement Hourly or Live-in shifts available Employee Referral Bonuses Additional skills training benefits and more Responsibilities: Assist with personal care and daily living activities, including: personal hygiene, dressing, eating, mobility, meal preparation, activities that the client may enjoy ie playing cards/games, going on outings or taking walks and running errands. Performs patient-specific activities, including: taking vital signs, assisting with exercising/ROM, assisting with ostomy appliques, and more. Performs homemaking activities which may include (but are not limited to): vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, washing dishes, changing bed linens, doing laundry and cleaning bathrooms and/or other areas of the house that the client may use. Qualifications Must be 18 years of age or older High school graduate or G.E.D. certificate preferred. One year or more experience as a Personal Care Assistant in healthcare (in homes or facilities). Current CPR Certificate is a plus. Possess a valid driver’s license and have use of an insured automobile or access to adequate transportation for the job. This position may require additional hours of technical training including vital sign checking, or patient specific diagnosis and treatments. Must have current physical, 2 step PPD, and MMR/Rubeola/Rubella records