Humana

HHA/CNA

3+ months agoBoca Raton, FL

Description

The Caregiver 1 provides patients with assistance in activities of daily living (ADLs). The Caregiver 1 performs basic household and/or personal care tasks and typically works on routine and patterned assignments.

Responsibilities

The Caregiver 1 addresses needs related to disabilities, disease and mental impairment. Helps to manage client medications, baths and dresses, takes care of household chores, and prepares meals. Works under close supervision and/or within established policies and procedures.

Required Qualifications

  • Knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in administering simple treatments and providing related patient care
  • Understanding of personal care techniques, including the principles for infection control
  • Sensitivity to the differences in patient needs that may arise from cultural or ethnic differences
  • Ability to read, comprehend, and print simple instructions and notes
  • Ability to speak clearly so others can understand
  • Successful drug & background screening
  • Successful reference verification
  • Access to reliable transportation
  • Use of a personal email account and smartphone
  • Working knowledge of smartphone and apps
  • C.N.A. or H.H.A. certification (varies by state)


Preferred Qualifications
  • High school diploma
  • Prior caregiving experience
  • Knowledge of state-specific Home Health Agency requirements
  • Basic computer skills and/or clerical experience
  • Ability to type 25-30 words per minutes accurately


Additional Information

Scheduled Weekly Hours

1