Home Health Aide / HHA - Part Time

Company: Interim HealthCare of Sioux Falls

General Information
US-SD-Sioux Falls
Not Specified
At least 1 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

  The HOME HEALTH AIDE is responsible for the tasks or personal care and incidental activities of daily living for home care clients of all ages in their homes.  Performs care and delegated tasks as directed by the nursing plan of care and/or supervisor as permitted by policies and procedures of the agency and allowed under state law/regulation.1.   Provides for patient's hygiene, grooming and comfort needs, i.e., toileting and elimination, baths, backrubs, shampoos, shaves, bed baths, tub baths or showers, skin care, and oral hygiene.2.  Promotes a safe environment during care.3.  Utilizes infection control measures such as hand washing and use of personal protective equipment.4.  Observes and reports the condition of patient/client to the appropriate supervisor.5.  Works in a team environment to effectively deliver the care and assistance to patients and staff.6.  Assists with ambulation, transfers and range of motion exercises.7.  Performs patient-related procedures such as but not limited to:  measuring and documenting intake and output.8.  Administers non-medicated ice packs, heat treatments.9.  Transports patients to appointments as necessary.10.  Completes other assignments as requested and assigned.11.  May have access to personal health information ("PHI") necessary to fulfill the above duties and responsibilities.  Access to use and ability to disclose PHI is further defined by each organization/department.

  • Locally Owned and Operated
  • Free Education Courses
  • Flexible Assignments to fit your needs
  • Competitive Salary & Benefits
  • 401K
  • Sign-on Bonus
  • Dental Coverage
  • Paid Holidays
  • AFLAC Insurance

  • Salary: $12 - $13.50 per hour

    Interim HealthCare is America's leading provider of home care, hospice and healthcare staffing. We offer one of the most comprehensive selections of career opportunities in the industry ranging from per diem to full-time.

    If you're looking for a PRN opportunity, look no further. We offer the freedom of a flexible work schedule combined with the security of working for an established company. Nationally, Interim HealthCare has been providing great jobs to great people for over 50 years and there are more than 300 offices across the country. That kind of stability combined with our commitment to integrity makes us your perfect career partner.

    Interim HealthCare® is an equal opportunity employer who does not discriminate against applicants, employees or clients on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status or any other category protected by the law, or patients' decisions regarding advance directives. Each Interim HealthCare office is independently owned and operated. Not all services are available at all offices. ©2015 Interim HealthCare Inc.

    Job Requirements

    Requirements include:

    • Must be 18 years of age
    • High School diploma or equivalent and successful completion of Nursing Assistant course and Nurse Assistant certification as required by state in which employed OR at least ONE year of current home health experience.
    • A student RN in the last year of school or an unlicensed RN/LPN graduate may be eligible for employment as a Nurse Aide as allowable under state legislation.
    • One (1) year experience in a comparable job classification and/or as required by contracted facility.