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Home Health Aide

  • Accra Care
  • $32,560.00 - 41,710.00 / Year *
  • 69363 County Rd 2
  • Lake City, MN 55041
  • Full-Time
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Home Health Aide Lake City

Accra is a non-profit organization offering the best in personalized, self-directed home care. Accra provides employee, client, and billing services for various programs including Personal Care Assistance (PCA) Choice, Fiscal Support Entity (FSE) and Home Health Agencies. We are located in Hopkins and offer services in all of Minnesota s 87 counties, with offices in Hopkins, Alexandria, Red Wing, Fergus Falls, Moorhead, Winona, Lake City, Duluth, Grand Rapids, Bemidji, and Brainerd. Accra is seeking a Home Health Aid for our Lake City team.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provides personal care services under the direction of the RN Case Manager or Therapist. The Home Health Aide is assigned to specific clients by the RN Case Manager or other appropriate professional and performs services for clients as necessary to maintain their personal comfort. Reports to RN Case Manager.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Successful completion of a formal certification training program and/or a written skills assessment test and competency evaluation.
  • Be at least eighteen (18) years of age.
  • Desired to have six (6) months work experience in a supervised setting, preferably health care facility.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and follow a written Plan of Care.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Current driver s license, good driving record and reliable transportation.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:

  • Performs simple procedures as an extension of therapy services under the direction and supervision of the therapist.
  • Performs personal care activities.
  • Performs household services essential to health care at home1
  • Assists in the administration of medications that are ordinarily self-administered under the direction and supervision of the RN Case Manager (per state nurse practice laws and agency policy).
  • Documents cares provided and completes the forms required for the client s records. Completes the appropriate records to document cares given and pertinent observations.
  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities as deemed necessary.

To provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Accra will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Accra does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, military service, union membership, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status with regards to public assistance, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law



* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.