Personal Care Assistant/CNA/CHHA
Provides various personal care and related paraprofessional services in accordance with an established plan of care. Provides assistance with ADLs and IADLs, ensuring that we exceed expectations for the personal needs and comfort of clients in their homes.
- Performs personal care activities that assist the patient with activities of daily living which include (but are not limited to):
- Personal hygiene (assisting to bathroom or in using bedpan, bathing, care of mouth, skin and hair)
- Prepares meals and snacks according to instructions
- Performs patient-specific activities that could include (but are not limited to):
- Assisting with prescribed range of motion exercises
- Measuring and preparing special diets
- Taking vital signs
- Measuring intake and output
- Application of an external catheter
- Performs homemaking activities which include (but are not limited to):
- vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors
- doing dishes
- cleaning kitchen appliances and counters
- changing bed linens
- doing laundry
- cleaning bathrooms
- providing transportation to appointments or social activities
- California CNA or CHHA license – current and in good standing
- MINIMUM of ONE YEAR experience as a CNA or CHHA in professional setting (in homes or facilities)
- Willing to complete online placement surveys
- Able to pass skills competency exams
- High school graduate or GED certificate
- At least 18 years of age
- Able to pass a thorough background investigation, pre-employment phycical, drug screen, DMV screening and TB test
- Valid SSN
- Proof of legal ability to work and reside in the United States
- MUST have a reliable vehicle!
- Valid California DL and clean driving record
- Current auto registration and proof of auto insurance (minimum coverage $100k/$300k/$50k)
- MUST have a cellphone
- MINIMUM of TWO professional references (personal references will not be considered)
- Articulate in both verbal and written English – additional languages a bonus!
- Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
To be determined based on skills or exp.
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