Certified Home Health Aide or Certified Personal Care Aide

  • Preferred Home Care of New York
  • Westchester County, NY, USA
  • Sep 08, 2020
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Personal Care Aides are all certified and will perform job duties and activities such as:

  • Companionship
  • Meal planning
  • Grocery shopping
  • Light housekeeping (Dishes, laundry, vacuuming, making the bed, watering plants…)
  • Dressing
  • Medication reminders
  • Transportation to appointments

A home health aide will be certified to perform duties of a personal care aide plus the following:

  • Health measurements (Record blood pressure, pulse, temperature…)
  • Dressing assistance
  • Bathing
  • Toileting
  • Grooming
  • Skin care
  • Continence care
  • Ambulation assistance (repositioning, moving from bed to wheelchair…)
  • Feeding assistance