Carthage Area Hospital Home Health Aide- Meadowbrook FT/PT in Carthage, New York
Home Health Aide- Meadowbrook FT/PT
Carthage, New York
Posted 3 weeks ago
Carthage Area Hospital
Carthage Area Hospital has openings for a HHA at Meadowbrook Terrace.
Full-time – Variable shift 10:30p-6:30a
Part-time – Variable shift 6:30a-2:30p
Literate, emotionally mature adult in good health possessing integrity, poise, dignity and good grooming.
Must possess a current, valid NYS Driver’s License.
The Home Health Aide must successfully complete an approved training course to carry out assigned activities or have documented evidence of completion of an equivalency exam approved by New York State Department of Health.
A High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred, but not required.
Must have the ability to read, write and follow oral/written instructions in English, document care given, record messages, keep simple records and speak the predominant language of the resident.
Sympathetic attitude towards providing services for residents.
Participate in 12 hours of in-service education per year as required by New York State regulations.
Must be self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.
Must possess the ability to effectively communicate and interact tactfully with clients, family members, personnel, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
Must be trained in medication assistance and demonstrate competency.