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AdventHealth AdventHealth CNA private duty home health dept PRN days in Tampa, Florida

Description

SHIFT TIMES

PRN days

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Comply with all department policies, procedures, practices and standards of care.

  • Perform personal care activities and support services for patients in their place of residence as specified in a written assignment.

  • Document personal care and patient care activities rendered according to Home Health Aide Plan of Care.

  • Communicate pertinent information to the RN Case Manager/Supervisor and other team members.

  • Participate in team meetings or review meetings as assigned.

  • Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team members, patients and families.

  • Maintains clinical record information in accordance with established standards and within established time frames.

  • Attends in service training as scheduled, but at a minimum of three (3) hours per quarter for a total of twelve (12) annually.

  • Demonstrate cost-effective practices.

  • Participate in the review process and the agency performance improvement program.

  • Participate in orientation, in-service and staff meetings as scheduled.

  • Secures patient confidentiality by protecting patient information on and off duty.

  • Displays flexibility in accepting assignment changes and readily accepts assignment and patient care responsibilities.

  • Develop skills through attendance at staff development meetings, pertinent educational activities.

  • Complete related tasks as assigned by the Supervisor, Manager or Director.

  • Maintains current driver’s license, automobile insurance and BLS

Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of home health aide services/tasks.

  • Problem solving abilities.

  • Positive interpersonal communication skills.

  • Team and customer service oriented.

  • Basic computer skills required.

  • Communication skills

  • Observation, reporting and documentation of patient status and care or service rendered.

  • Reading and recording of TPR.

  • Basic infection control procedures.

  • Basic elements of body functioning and changes in body function that must be reported to the RN or Supervisor.

  • Maintenance of clean, safe and healthy environment.

  • Emergencies and knowledge of emergency procedures.

  • Respect for the patient and their privacy and personal property.

  • Appropriate and safe techniques in personal hygiene and grooming including:

  • Bed bath.

  • Sponge, tub or shower bath.

  • Shampoo, sink tub or bed.

  • Nail and skin care.

  • Oral hygiene.

  • Toileting and elimination.

  • Safe transfer techniques and ambulation.

  • Passive range of motion and positioning.

  • Ability to record nutrition and fluid intake.

  • Other health-related topics or tasks pertinent to home health services

Completion of a minimum of seventy-five (75) hours of documented home health aide training with at least sixteen (16) hours of supervised practical training by a qualified RN covering the following areas:

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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