YHD Home Health Care

7303 Lois Lane
Lanham, MD 20706

Employment Type:

Home Care Agency

Positions Open:

Cert. Nursing Assistant (CNA)


Full-Time / Part-Time
Day, Evening, Night, Live-In


$$11 to $15 per HR

The Certified Nursing Assistant / Home Health Aide is a member of the home care team who works under the supervision of a registered nurse and performs various personal care and companion care services as necessary to meet the client’s needs. The CNA /HHA will be assigned in a manner that promotes quality, continuity and safety of a client’s care.


•   Provide client care as directed by the registered nurse supervisor.

•   Provide personal care including:

•   Bathing and Grooming

•   Assist the client with dressing and undressing

•   Assist the client with toileting activities

•   Feed and clients who are unable/able  to feed themselves

•   Take and record vital signs (temperature, pulse, respirations and blood pressure)

•   Support good skin care to prevent skin breakdown

•   Assist client with active and passive range of motions as defined by the plan of care

•   Provide client with help walking and transferring

•   Observe client’s physical, mental and emotional conditions

•   Document observed changes and report to the Agency/ RN

•   Measure and document intake and output

•   Medication reminder

•   Perform light housekeeping

•   Perform meal preparation and clean up

•   Change bed linens and make up the client’s bed

•   Maintain an orderly client environment.

•   Provide transport to doctor appointments, outside activities and shopping if necessary

•   Participates in client teaching according to the client’s plan of care.

•   Assist in providing a safe environment and promote quality patient care through adherence to established policies, procedures and standards.


•  Certification as a CNA  /HHA/ GNA

•  Minimum of one (1) year of documented experience required.

•  Certified in CPR/FIRST AID

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