Home Health Aide (HHA) or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Job ID: 2013-24577
Location: Washington DC
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 1
As a VITAS certified home health aide (CHHA) or certified nursing assistant (CNA), you will provide supportive and personal services for the patients with consideration of dignity and privacy. You will provide personal care and hygiene to our home health patients, and follow the instructions of the professional nurse/therapist in providing care. You will perform and record accurate measurements(such as vital signs, or intake/output as instructed in the care plans). You will also observe and report any safety hazards found in the patients’ home or any significant observations regarding the patients. As part of our team, you will attend staff meetings, as well as attend and complete 12 hours of annual in-services, and participate in orientation of new employees. You will report patients’ complaints to the registered nurse (RN) or agency supervisor. Additionally, you will always maintain patient confidentiality, and adhere to HIPPA requirements and the agency policy and procedures manual.
Due to the number of interested applicants we receive, we will only be contacting applicants we would like to invite for on-site interviews. If you are not selected at this time, your information will be stored and included in this pipeline. Thank you for applying with us.
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