West Orange, NJ
(973) 669-1822

Certified Home Health Aide

The Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) provides personal care and related services in the home, including:

  • 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)
    • Ambulation
    • Eating
    • Dressing
    • Shaving
  • Prepares meals and snacks according to instructions.
  • Performs routine housekeeping tasks as related to a safe and comfortable environment. 


  • Ability to speak, to comprehend, to read and write English consistent with job requirements.
  • Successful completion of basic Home Health Aide training program consistent with state and federal requirements and for which a certificate was obtained.
  • Satisfactory performance on a competency evaluation exam and annual reevaluation.
  • Completion of one year’s employment as a personal care aide, nurse’s aide or in another healthcare related field preferred.
  • Has the emotional and mental maturity necessary for establishing and maintaining a good work relationship with patient, patient’s family, and the personnel of the company.

For more information please contact Maeghan Scott, Right at Home of Essex County

Email: rahnj973@aol.com or Call: 973-669-1822

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