HOME HEALTH AIDE [CNA]

Enables patients to stay in their homes by providing health and personal services; supporting patients and their families.

Our Certified Nursing Assistants will:

  • Asseses patient condition by monitoring vital signs; recording intake and output; reviewing patient care journal; keeping family informed.

  • Administers treatments by dispensing medications; changing bandages; administering oxygen; maintaining oxygen supply and equipment.

  • Records patient information by making entries in the patient journal; notifying agency nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions.

  • Helps patients care for themselves by introducing and teaching assisted living techniques, such as using a cane or walker, using special utensils to eat, using special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene needs.

  • Helps family members care for the patient by introducing and teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient; putting the family in contact with resources for additional home care help; directing them to medicare reimbursement approaches for hospital beds, portable toilets, canes, walkers, lift-chairs, wheelchairs, etc.

  • Maintains a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following asepses standards and procedures; changing linens, dusting, vacuuming; maintaining kitchen and bathroom facilities, handling personal laundry; maintaining security.

  • Provides nutritious meals by following prescribed dietary requirements and nutrition standards; preparing, cooking, and serving meals and snacks.

  • Maintains continuity of patient home care by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs in the patient journal for the next caregiver.

  • Updates job knowledge and maintains certified nursing assistant status by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; fulfilling continuing education requirements.

  • Protects the home health care company by adhering to professional standards, home care policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.

  • Enhances nursing assistant and home health care company reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

DALLAS

5409 N. Jim Miller Rd., Suite 205

Dallas, TX 75227

 

Phone: (214) 328-8600

Fax:      (214) 594-2192

GREENVILLE

5402 Wesley Street, Suite B

Greenville, TX 75402

 

Phone: (903) 453-8082

Fax:      (214) 594-2192

MONDAY -FRIDAY

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

ACCREDITED HOME HEALTH CARE, HOSPICE & PRIMARY CARE

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