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Home Health Aids (HHA) & Patient Care Assistants (PCA)

Company: Martin Nursing & Rehabilitation
Location: Stuart
Posted on: October 12, 2021

Job Description:

DURING THIS VERY DIFFICULT TIME WE ARE LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS THAT ARE DEDICATED, LOVE CARING FOR OTHERS AND AT THE SAME TIME SEEKING TO GROW WITHIN THEIR CAREER. OUR ORGANIZATION HAS FOUR LOCATIONS IN SOUTH AND CENTAL FLORIDA WE WELCOME ALL HOME HEALTH AIDS AND PATIENT CARE ASSISTANTS TO APPLY AND JOIN OUR TEAM.

The Home Health Aids (HHA) & Patient Care Assistants (PCA) primary goal is to assist the Nurses and CNAs in providing care to our residents.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic- healthcare organizations need a lot more healthcare professionals to care for residents- so our Company is seeking for HHAs and PCAs to work under a program that would help them obtain additional work experience and training
while training with our licensed professionals for three months and studying to obtain their Certified Nursing Assistant license.

While working under the supervision of the healthcare professionals -PCAs and HHAs will work on obtaining their Certified Nursing Assistant license so they can continue to work for our nursing home facility.

To apply you must be a Home Health Aid or a Patient Care Assistant with experience preferred.

Job Responsibilities

Work alongside a CNA to work on the following job duties:

  • Providing great patient care.
  • Answering patient calls and determining how best to help them.
  • Providing physical support for patients or residents with daily activities and personal hygiene, including bathing, dressing, getting out of bed, - using the toilet, walking, standing, or exercising.
  • Turning and repositioning bedridden patients.
  • Ensuring patients or residents receive appropriate diet by reviewing their dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences.
  • Obtaining a wide range of information from physicians, caregivers, and nurses about patient conditions, treatment plans, and suggested activities.
  • Measuring and recording food and liquid intake and urinary and fecal output and reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
  • Recording vital signs, including blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and respiration rate as requested by staff.
  • Examining patients to detect issues requiring medical care, including open wounds, bruises, or blood in the urine.
  • Reminding patients to take medications and nutritional supplements.
  • Noting observations of patient behavior, including complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.

Education: High School Diploma or GED

Certifications: CPR

Experience: 1 year of HHA or PCA experience

Requirements; Must provide a recent COVID free testing result

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Keywords: Martin Nursing & Rehabilitation, Palm Beach , Home Health Aids (HHA) & Patient Care Assistants (PCA), Other , Stuart, Florida

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