Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more.
Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission. At Adventist Health Simi Valley, we believe that there is no better place for healing and recovery than in the comfort of one's own home. Our Adventist Home Health Care services are designed to facilitate the transition from hospital to home through skilled, professional care that is fully tailored to suit the unique needs of each individual patient.
We make regular in-home visits to provide education and service until the patient or their caregiver feels confident in taking over any ongoing needs for care. Although our Home Care program does not offer personal care services like meal preparation, house cleaning or shopping assistance, we may be able to refer patients to reputable personal care firms as part of an overall assessment of their needs. We're looking for someone to join our team as a Home Health Aide (Home Health) who: Administers personal care and assistance with housekeeping activities of daily living for patients in the home setting.
Reports pertinent observations of patient's physical and psychosocial status to Registered Nurse (RN), Therapist or Clinical Supervisor. Essential Functions: Follows treatment plan as outlined to provide patient care under the supervision of the registered nurse. Administers or assists patient with personal care including bath or shower, hair, skin, mouth and nail care according to Home Health Aide assignment Assists patient with ambulation, dressing or undressing, elimination using bathroom, commode, bedpan or urinal.
Assists patient with prescribed exercise after instruction by the Registered Nurse/Physical Therapist. Provides transfer to activities. Assists with household services that are essential to patient's home health care.
Maintains Agency equipment in working order by promptly requesting repair or replacement. Observes patient and notifies nurse in charge or nursing supervisor of significant changes in the patient's condition, physical or mental. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
You'll be successful with the following qualifications: Education: High School Education/GED or equivalent: Preferred Work Experience: Experience with home health or community background: Preferred Required Licenses/Certifications: Certified Home Health Aide (HHA) through CDPH: Required Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) through CDPH: Required AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider certification: Required Valid Driver's License (DL): Required