Home Health Aide (HHA) / Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Home Health Aide (HHA) / Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Website Willow Tree Home Health Care

Job Summary:

The home health aide provides personal care and related services in the home.  She/he functions under the direction, instruction and supervision of the staff nurse and the Director of Nursing and/or appropriate supervisor.

Organizational Relationship: The HHA reports directly to the Nurse Case Manager.

Qualifications: 

Prefer Completion of the 9th grade; prefer high school graduate or equivalent

Ability to read and write in English, consistent with job requirements

Has a reliable means of transportation to get to assigned patient visits

Must have a criminal background check and current CPR certification

Meets one of the following:

§  A home health aide training and competency evaluation program as specified by CMS in the CoP § 484.80 (b) and (c) respectively, OR

§  A competency evaluation program that meets CMS specifications, OR

§  A nurse aide training and competency evaluation program approved by the state as meeting the requirements of 42 CFR 483.151-154, OR

§  The requirements of a state licensure program that meets the provisions of CMS Home Health CoP § 484.80 (b) and (c).

Responsibilities:

Tasks to be performed by an HHA must be assigned by and performed under the supervision of an RN who will be responsible for the patient care provided by the HHA.

 

To apply for this job email your details to info@willowtreehhc.com