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421004 H2013 Home Health Aide

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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The HCHS, Home Hospice CNA provides services, under supervision of the appropriate professional staff that assist the client or family in the achievement of physical and emotional comfort. (Per diem CNA positions will have holiday and weekend commitments).Provides personal care services such as bed bath tub, chair or shower bath shampooing in sink, tub or shower caring for nails and skin oral hygiene assisting with toileting and elimination.Applies safety principles and proper body mechanics to the performance of specific techniques of personal and supportive care such as ambulation of clients, transferring patients, assisting with the normal range of motion, and positioning.Prepares and provides adequate nutrition and fluid intake. Provides medically prescribed diets under supervision. Performs homemaking and other environmental services that facilitate receiving sanitary and safe care at home. Doing household chores and maintaining a clean, safe and healthy environment.Understands basic elements of body functioning and observes, reports and documents changes in client status or expectations of service promptly to a supervisor or other professional. Understands the physical, emotional and developmental needs of and ways to work with the populations served by the Home Health Agency, including the need to promote, protect ,respect and exercise the patient's rights.Demonstrates utilization of good basic infection control procedures and follows agency procedures, especially with regard to infection control, handling of hazardous wastes and safety measures in all instances.Accurately documents care provided and submits visit records and mileage logs within the time frame of agency guidelines.Attends in-service programs according to agency policy. Mandatory education as directed.Renders services in strict accordance with the written plan of care. Completes work, care, and documentation with accuracy and within agency time frames.Recognizes emergency situations and implements appropriate emergency procedures when indicated.Performs duties in accordance with Penn Medicine and entity values, policies, and proceduresOther duties as assigned to support the unit, department, entity, and health system organization

Successful completion of a nurse aide course that meets federal/state requirements.\nCNA PA Cert\nValid drivers license\nComputer literate\nHazards, Exposure: Occasional toxic chemical, radiation, chemotherapeutics. Continually infectious wastes, needles/body fluids\nSuccessful completion of the written competency exam and the skills demonstration evaluation required for home health aide certification by the agency

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Posted: 2019-12-04 Expires: 2020-01-03

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Home Health Aide
121st2018 - Home Health Aide
Overall Rating: 121/220
Median Salary: $23,130

Work Environment
Fair
107/220
Stress
High
145/220
Growth
Very Good
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