HHA CNA PRN Home Health Private Duty PRN Days Tampa AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida
Location Address:12470 Telecom Drive Suite 100, Tampa, Florida 33637
You Will Be Responsible For:
1. Demonstrated knowledge of CNA/HHA services and tasks.
2. Problem solving abilities.
3. Positive interpersonal communication skills.
4. Team and customer service oriented.
5. Basic computer skills required.
6. Completion of a minimum of seventy-five (75) hours of documented home health aide training.
a. Communication skills
b. Observation, reporting and documentation of patient status and care or service rendered.
c. Basic infection control procedures.
d. Basic elements of body functioning and changes in body function that must be reported to the RN or Supervisor.
e. Maintenance of clean, safe and healthy environment.
f. Emergencies and knowledge of emergency procedures.
g. Respect for the patient and their privacy and personal property.
h. Appropriate and safe techniques in personal hygiene and grooming including:
a. Bed bath.
b. Sponge, tub or shower bath.
c. Shampoo, sink tub or bed.
d. Nail and skin care.
e. Oral hygiene.
f. Toileting and elimination.
i. Safe transfer techniques and ambulation.
j. Passive range of motion and positioning.
k. Ability to record nutrition and fluid intake.
l. Other health-related topics or tasks pertinent to home health services
What You Will Need:
Comply with all department policies, procedures, practices and standards of care.
Perform personal care activities and support services for patients in their place of residence as specified in a written assignment.
Document personal care and patient care activities rendered according to CNA/HHA Plan of Care.
Communicate pertinent information to the Private Division Supervisor.
Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team members, patients and families.
May provide patient sitter duties inside Hospital or other care facility.
Maintains clinical record information in accordance with established standards and within established time frames.
Attends in service training as scheduled, but at a minimum of three (3) hours per quarter for a total of twelve (12) annually.
Demonstrate cost-effective practices.
Participate in the review process and the agency performance improvement program.
Participate in orientation, in-service and staff meetings as scheduled.
Secures patient confidentiality by protecting patient information on and off duty.
Displays flexibility in accepting assignment changes and readily accepts assignment and patient care responsibilities.
Displays basic infection control procedures
Develop skills through attendance at staff development meetings, pertinent educational activities.
Complete related tasks as assigned by the Supervisor, Manager or Director.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Successful completion of Home Health Aide certification with a minimum of 75 credit hours or Certified Nursing Assistant course
High School degree, GED or equivalent required
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Six (6) months to twelve (12) months experience in a patient care facility
One (1) year of experience in home health.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
Home Health Aide certification or Florida Certified Nursing Assistant License
Maintains current driver’s license, automobile insurance or has reliable transportation
Accountable for assisting the health professional by providing personal health care services and assistance with activities of daily living to the patient as specifically identified in a written assignment and necessary for the accomplishment of patient care plan goals. Assist patient with personal hygiene, assist with ambulation and transfers, prepare meals, laundry, light housekeeping, transports client using client vehicle, shops for groceries, ensures client safety as directed. Promote patients’ mental alertness, report changes in the patients’ condition to the Private Division Supervisor. Assist in providing a safe and healthful environment for patient care. Continued employment with the agency is contingent upon your ability to perform job duties as outlined in this job description.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.