Home Health Aide South side Kauai

  • Mastercare
  • Lihue, Kapaa, Kilauea, Koloa, Eleele
  • Apr 14, 2018
Part time Health Care

Job Description

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must complete Mastercare’s pre-employment and new hire process
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English
  • Must be able to follow direction and accurately report to the Field Supervisor any changes in the clients’ condition

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be physically able to perform the duties of the position, including lifting a minimum of 50 pounds with or without accommodations.
  • The position requires frequent bending, stooping, crouching, sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling and any movements associated with a standard home care client.
  • Must be able to see and read printed materials.
  • The position requires the abilities to communicate and interact with clients, supervisors, employees and must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.

Work Environment:

  • Employees will be scheduled to meet the needs of Mastercare Clients within their home environments
  • Working with clients in their homes, employees could be exposed to bloodborne pathogens
  • Employees must utilize personal protective equipment when providing personal care where there risk to exposure to bloodborne pathogens and body fluids
  • Employees may be subject to unrestrained pets, clutter, or poor lighting and performing duties in homes with no air conditioning/ventilation

Essential Duties :

  • Follow current written plan of care as established by Service Supervisor
  • Assists in making their clients’ lives easier and more comfortable
  • Light housekeeping including but not limited to, dusting and vacuuming, changing linens/bed–making, cleaning the kitchen and bathroom, and laundry of client only
  • Plans and prepares meals for client
  • Assists in grocery shopping as needed
  • Provides companionship and emotional support
  • Assists and escorts to and from appointments/errands
  • Assist and escorts to recreational events & outings. Participates in activities and functions as directed
  • Helps maintain medication schedules
  • Communicates effectively both verbally and written with other staff, management, and clients
  • Collects, reports and documents services provided in an accurate and timely manner
  • Report changes in the client’s condition, concerns, or incidents to the Service Supervisor in a timely manner
  • Submits timecards/ activity sheet in a timely manner (i.e. weekly)
  • Implements appropriate safety and infection control practices

No. Of Positions Open

10

Salary

Negotiable