Certified Home Hlth Aide HH

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 164168-1A
Date Posted: Oct 26, 2020
Category: Clinical Support

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome To Beth Israel Lahey Health at Home. Our team provides high-quality home care and hospice services by partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to provide specialized care to patients in the comfort of their own home. Our team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational, and speech), medical social workers, and home health aides work together to devise and implement a compassionate care plan that is expressly tailored for each patient.

About the Job

The Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) carries out healthcare tasks in the patient’s home under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.

Per diem  day position

Qualifications:

Licensure, Certification & Registration:

  • Successfully completed a basic training program approved by the Mass. Association of Homemaker and Home Health Aides and possess certificate as evidence of completion
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state.
  • Maintains an American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification

Experience:

  • One year experience as a CHHA preferred.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

  • Meets the training requirements in accordance with State and Federal laws and possess written evidence of such completion.
  • At least 18 years of age.
  • Ability to read and follow written instructions and document care given.
  • Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.
  • Empathy for the needs of the ill, injured, frail and the impaired.
  • Demonstrates tact, patience and good personal hygiene.
  • Essential computer skills to work with EMR.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.