United Methodist Homes - New York Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) in Johnson City, New York

United Methodist Homes is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.

The Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) position is for United Methodist Homes new Licensed Agency.

A prospect must be flexible with scheduling. There are openings for both day and evening shifts.

Certified Home Health Aides assist residents with activities of daily living in such areas as personal care and eating.

  • Assists residents with eating / feeding.

  • Assists residents at mealtime with transporting to and from the dining room.

  • Assists with grooming, dressing, bathing / showering, and toileting.

  • Assists residents with transfer or ambulation.

  • Takes blood pressure, temperature, pulse, and respirations of residents. Reports symptoms.

  • Assists with medication assistance as assigned.

  • Keeps activity records accurate.

  • Performs light housekeeping duties such as beds, dusting, cleaning, etc.

  • Arrange schedule (with guidance from the Nurse or Therapist) so that resident follows medical recommendations such as increased physical activity, occupational therapy, and speech exercise.

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months of related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Certification for Home Health Aide is required

  • Good language skills, including the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals; write routine reports and correspondence; and speak effectively before groups of residents or employees of organization

ID: 2017-1331

External Company URL: www.umhwc.org