A Caregiver is a member of the home care team who performs various personal care services as necessary to meet the client??s needs. The caregiver is responsible for observing clients, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed. They will be assigned in a manner that promotes quality, continuity and safety of a client??s care.
Competitive Wage's depending on experience and credentialsBenefits (Accidental, Disability, Cancer, Life Insurance etc)Flexible Work ScheduleOn Going Training and CertificationContinuing Education CoursesEmployee RecognitionEmployee of the Month (Bonus)Employee of the Year (Bonus)19% Cell Phone Discount for Verizon users
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Position Requirements & Responsibilities:
Provide the required care that is detailed out in each clients personal plan of care.Provide personal care:BathingGrooming, including oral careAssist the client with dressing and undressingAssist the client with toileting activitiesAssist in feeding the client, if necessaryFeed clients who are unable to feed themselvesSupport good skin care to prevent skin breakdown (i.e. turn and reposition client, actively encourage movement)Provide client with help walking and transferringObserve client??s physical, mental and emotional conditionsReport any change to the immediate supervisor; Document observed changesMeasure and document intake and output, if necessaryAssist client in the self-administration of medication (medication reminder)Perform light housekeepingPerform meal preparation and clean upChange bed linens and make up the client??s bedMaintain an orderly client environmentFollow principles of infection control and Universal Precautions.Identifies and participates in performance improvement activities.Provide transport to doctor appointments, outside activities and shopping.Participates in client teaching according to the client??s plan of care.Assist in providing a safe environment and promote quality patient care through adherence to established policies, procedures and standards.Ensure client??s rights are adhered to. These include but are not limited to:the right to privacy and dignity while care is being providedthe right to accept or refuse carethe right to confidentiality of their informationRespond rapidly and appropriately in an emergency situationUse equipment properly and in a safe manner.
One of the following; Certified Nursing Assistant CNA, Nursing Assistant Registered NAR, Home Care Aid (HCA), MA.If you don't have any of the following certifications we offer the required training.