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Certified Home Health Aide - PRN

Company: Intrepid USA
Location: Pelham
Posted on: July 6, 2024

Job Description:

Intrepid USA - Our vision makes a difference: We are a top 10 national home healthcare company with an overall 50 year history of excellence driving our future vision forward. - We are putting a dent in the homecare universe through our commitment to providing affordable, personalized, patient and family centered medical home healthcare, home hospice, private duty homecare and independent living support services delivered in a concierge style, on-demand to create an exceptional patient experience. - What makes our vision different:

Culture driven by servant based leadership with an inverted organization chart. Our clinical teams are at the top and our CEO is at the bottom supporting our organizationOur Care Centers are not franchises. We have a National Support Center helping our Care Center leaders manage and drive their local "family business" style of operations, clinical and patient experienceOur teams manage their local Care Centers where they are embedded in the fabric of the communities they serveWe are committed to caring for our patients just as if they were our familyWhy working here is awesome:
Industry leading online training system and modules for continuing education thru Intrepid UniversityClinician centric WellSky EHR to improve clinical documentation quality and patient careCompetitive pay with healthcare, dental, vision, pharmacy, Flexible Spending Account, Dependent Care Account benefits with affordable premiums for Full-time team members401K available to all team membersSupportive time away through PTO time and company paid holidays for Full-time team membersMobile benefits access, 98.6 telemedicine -access, health education library and health cost estimator for Full-time team members.Company paid Life Insurance up to $50K and AD&D insurance with the option of additional affordable voluntary life and AD&D available for Full-time team members.Short and long term disability insurance available at affordable rates for Full-time team members.Talent science that improves the quality of our talent acquisition, recruiting process and team membersGreat work you'll do here:The Home Health Aide provides personal care and related paraprofessional services in accordance with an established plan of care to facilitate the personal needs and comfort of clients in their homes. - The Home Health Aide performs care consistent with all relevant standards and state and federal requirements. -
Performs work consistent with and at the direction of the Supervisor of Clinical Services or Case ManagerContacts agency staffing coordinator to arrange all scheduling of clients, including but not limited to acceptance of assignments, sick or late calls and directions to client homeThe patient/family should never be contacted directly by the HHANotifies agency of any changes in schedulePrepares clinical notes which includes tasks that were performed and reasons assigned tasks were not performed, if applicableRefers all questions or reports of client condition changes immediately to the Case Manager or Supervising NursePerforms personal care activities contained in a written assignment by the Case Manager which includes, including but not limited to, the provision and/or assistance of the following patient cares
Personal hygiene, grooming and shampooingUse of bathroom, bedpan or commode for toileting and eliminationBathing - bed, tub, shower and partial bath techniquesOral care and care of dentures if applicableCare of skin and hair - shampoo in sink, tub or bathAmbulation - safe transfer and ambulation, ROM and positioning as instructedEating/FeedingDressingShavingMeal preparations - measure and prepare special dietsPerineal and urinary catheter careNail CareObtains and records accurate vital signs: temperature (oral, axillary, rectal), pulse, respiration and blood pressureCares for physical, emotional, and developmental needs of patient including the need for respect and privacyRecognition of emergencies, knowledge of emergency procedures and basic home safetyIs sensitive to client's specific needs and communicates in a professional and supportive mannerTreats clients with dignity and respect, maintains confidentialityAssists only self-directed clients with the self-administration of medications and in accordance with state specific regulationsAt no time will any unlicensed employee pre-fill syringes, or administer medication by injection, inhalation, ingestion, or any other means, or calculate a patient's dosage, or alter the form of the medication by crushing, dissolving, or any other methodCompletes other assignments and duties as requested and assigned to accomplish the goals and objectives of the CompanyWhat we'll love about you:
Passion and commitment to clinical excellence, quality and integrityEmbracing and leading the patient care mission through providing an exceptional patient experiencePositive attitude and ability to fit in as a collaborative team member for patient careExcellent interpersonal communication and patient/family engagement skillsCommitment to clinical documentation excellence and quality along with ability to educate and inspire othersHigh energy, focus, work ethic, motivation and commitment to lifelong learning and growthFlexibility with diverse clients, cultures, and environments allowing you to provide excellent careAbility to demonstrate clinical skills in both a collaborative and solo contributor capacityExperience with EHR systems and their implementation/optimization in complex clinical settingsProficiency with federal, state and governing agency regulations for homecareParticipates in in-service education, continued clinical education and all professional training required by lawKnowledge and comfort level working with technology and enterprise wide support systems and toolsSuccessful management of a heavy volume of work, changing priorities as neededAppropriate judgment and critical thinking in decisions that requiring consideration of regulatory compliance, customer service, patient welfare and company interestsOutstanding presentation, writing and communication skillsPromotes the agency through positive representation and communication of its services Strong ability to be the public face of the organization, and serve as an advocate for Home Healthcare, Home Hospice and other service linesCurrent Nurse Aide/Home Health Aide Certification, RequiredOne year experience as an aide in home health or hospice setting (Lapse in furnishing services as a HHA of 24 months or greater require a completion of training program, as specified in state/federal requirements). Current CPR certificationValid driver's license and automobile insurance#AIDE

Keywords: Intrepid USA, Chattanooga , Certified Home Health Aide - PRN, Healthcare , Pelham, Tennessee

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