Home Health Aide, CNA, Chicago south of Irving Park Road including western suburbs, Chicago, IL:
Presence Health

45086-en_US
Presence Health
Des Plaines Illinois
Healthcare
Description

Requisition ID: 45086

Location: Dempster Offices

Location Address:
2380 East Dempster Street, Des Plaines, IL  60016-4839 United States (US)

 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 20
Employment Status: Part-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

The Home Health Aide cares for patients in their homes, under the direction of the nursing and medical staff, providing various personal care services as necessary to meet patient/client needs.  Responsible for observing patients/clients, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Under the direction of the RN, assists patients in maintaining personal hygiene, take temperature, blood pressure, weight and keep patient's immediate surroundings in order as requested in accordance with policies and procedures as evidenced by the competencies listed.

     

  2. Assists in meal planning and feeding if necessary.

     

  3. Helps in the self administration of medication.

     

  4. Aids in ambulation and exercise according to the plan of care.

     

  5. Reports of condition and significant changes to the case manager.

     

    QUALIFICATIONS

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

     

    Education and/or Experience  

    High school diploma or equivalent preferred. One year of experience as Certified Nurse Aide preferred.       

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

    Certified as a Certified Nurse Aide in Illinois.

Business Unit: PLC Home Health Suburban
Department Name: CHI HH Aide

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