Home Health Aide

  • Company:
    Cherish Home Health Care
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare

Job Description

IN-HOME/COMMUNITY CAREGIVER NEEDED IMMEDIATE START DAY SHIFT IN FAIRFAX, VA.

We are looking for Spanish/English speaking professional, skilled, compassionate, trustworthy, and kind caregiver with excellent communication skills to provide care.

Job Requirements:

· • At least 18 years of age and must able to read, write and speak English.
• Must pass a criminal background check.
• Demonstrate compassion, responsibility, dependability and a cheerful attitude.
• Current First Aid & CPR. (We can provide for a fee)
• Proof of negative PPD test (chest X-ray if PPD was positive).
• Must be able to provide at least 2 professional references.
• Must have a reliable transportation.

 

 

Current Virginia HHA or PCA certificate (We can provide for a fee)

Job Type: Full-time

Weekdays: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Pay: $10-$12 per hour

Duties:

o Assist with activities of daily living.

o Be able to shop for, prepare and serve nutritious meals.

o Perform routine housekeeping tasks.

o Work with community agencies involved in the patients care as directed by RN.

o Escorts patient to healthcare facilities/appointments as directed by RN supervisor.

o Practices honesty, dependability, and confidentiality in all patient and family members.
Maintains safe environment, following basic rules of safety.

o Ensure quality and safe delivery of home health care services.

o Implements current Home Health Aide services.

Company Description

Cherish Home Health Care Agency is a highly trusted home health provider that is Licensed, Bonded, and Insured in the state of Virginia and Certified by Medicaid. We provide cost effective, compassionate, and holistic home care services to children with special needs, adults and seniors.