YHD Home Health Care

7303 Lois Lane
Lanham, MD 20706

Employment Type:

Home Care Agency

Positions Open:

Cert. Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Shifts:

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

Salary:

$$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.

Responsibilities:

·   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.

Qualifications:

• Certification as a CNA  /HHA/ GNA

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

• Certified in CPR/FIRST AID

 

 

 

 



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