Health Aide

  • Redeemer Health
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Jun 15, 2021
Full time Health Care

Job Description

SUMMARY OF JOB:

 Provides personal care and assistance to Home Care and Hospice clients under the supervision of the Case Manager and Clinical Manager

 

Recruitment Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent 
  • Valid Pa Driver's License and car 
  • Previous experience preferred

 

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Provides care as outlined in care plan.
  • Completes assigned visits as scheduled and achieves daily/weekly visit expectations.
  • Communicates plan of care concerns to case manager, Triage RN and/or clinical manager
  • Practices safety behaviors and promotes patient safety.
  • Effectively communicates with the appropriate persons to ensure quality of care.
  • Establishes relationships with patients and families to ensure client satisfaction with no patient complaints.
  • Accurately records documentation of patient care in the electronic record.
  • Records documentation upon completion of visit.
  • Records daily activities in EeTime/Telephony to reflect actual time worked.
  • Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality and adheres to all HRHS policies.
  • Participates in accreditation survey preparedness and related corrective action follow up.
  • Is aware of and participates in quality improvement initiatives and infection control plans as necessary.
  • Understands and complies with all local, federal, and regulatory body requirements.
  • Attends required mandatory and competency training.