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Home Health Aide

Company: LHC Group
Location: Danbury
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

Company Overview

Currently Hiring Per Diem Live-In Aides to join our growing team in Danbury! We offer Immediate Start, WEEKLY Pay and Flexible Schedules.

A Live-In Aide provides aide, support, assistance with personal hygiene and household functions for an individual to be able to remain in their own home.

Almost Family, a part of LHC Group, is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

Essential Functions

  • Under the direction and ongoing supervision of a registered nurse, provides personal direct patient care services as established and delegated in the Plan of Care on a daily basis.
  • Reports after patient encounter to the Executive Director, or designee, regarding the patient's condition or environment, following the Care Management process on as needed basis..
  • Provides assistance with the following ADLs during each patient visit: mobility, transfers, walking, grooming, bathing, dressing or undressing, eating or toileting.
  • Performs incidental household services essential to the patient's health care at home conducting household services that are necessary to prevent or postpone institutionalization on as needed basis.
  • Completes a clinical note for each visit which must be incorporated into the patient's record at least on a weekly basis.
  • Participates in the in-service program per online educational forum, completing at least six hours of in-services every six months. Must have a minimum of 12 hours of in-service training annually.
  • Maintains strict patient confidentiality on a regular basis.
  • Participates in QAPI plan or process identifying any problems and reporting administrator on a daily or as needed basis.
  • Provides emotional support & compassionate care to the patient & family on regular basis.
  • Functions as a preceptor to new hires as needed.

Education & Experience

Job Qualifications

  • Successful completion of a competency evaluation prior to patient care.
  • Current CPR certification requirements.
  • Current driver's license, vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle or public transportation.

Skill Requirements

  • Mature and able to deal effectively with the demands of a hospice aide position.
  • Must be able to read, write, and carry out directions promptly and accurately.

Equal Opportunity Employer - vets, disability.

Keywords: LHC Group, Danbury , Home Health Aide, Other , Danbury, Connecticut

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