Browse available Home Health Aide Jobs. Home Health Aides cater to personalized care and aid to those who have disabilities, chronic illnesses or other severe impairments. These are individuals who provide the healthcare and other facilities straight at the patient’s home providing comfort, compassion and not to mention medical care. Home Health Aides are the best alternatives to nursing homes and other healthcare institutions by providing the best possible healthcare solutions right where the patient will find the most comfort.
A home health aide is the person who is supposed to take care of every aspect of a patient from every angle possible. These trained professionals are no different from nurses in a hospital except for the fact that a nurse provides much more specialized nursing and healthcare against an aide's compassion. And it is not that a home health aide is only employed to patients or those who are suffering from an illness. They can also provide non-medical care such as care for the terminally ill and hospice maintenance. They are also of help to individuals who are still in a rehabilitation mode after some form of hospital care or other.
A 2013 survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics says that there are more than 800,000 individuals working as health home aides throughout the country. And that this job sector is expected to witness a 45% plus growth in the upcoming years. That means, a nearly 400,000 vacancies are to come up in this field. One of the major factors which you need to know if you’re interested in this field is that, unlike other job sectors, the projected growth is a more or less guaranteed figure. This progression is primarily driven by a growing amount of retirees which is expected to increase over the years taking development with it.
Home health aides are expected to do multi-tasking and perform on multiple fields ranging from health care to private or personal care. If you are thinking about becoming a home health aide, these are among the most important duties you will need to do:
If you are looking forward to becoming a home health aide, these are a few things which you might come up against:
Although there is no educational criterion attached to becoming a home health aide, you need to go through vocational courses to certify yourself as an aide. Although accreditation bodies differ from states, but it is commonly provided by Health Care Administration bodies. Licensure or certification process consists of:
The median or average compensation for a home health aide on a nation-wide basis is around $20,000 per year amounting to $10 per hour. If you are interested in becoming a home health aide, you can start up with something around $16,000. The compensation depends on both the states where you’ll be executing your duties and also on experience in time. Experienced home health aides can earn upwards $37,000 per year with the best salaries provided by private health care or private care organizations.
Gentiva Health Services, Inc. | Rogersville, MO
Is currently seeking caring and dependable PCA's and CNA's to work in the homes of elderly or disabled clients...
BAYADA Home Health Care | Ruskin, FL 33570
Join BAYADA and discover becoming a hero on the home front. Home Management Tasks:. Our clients depend on their Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA / Home Health...
High School Experienced one year experience Flexible scheduling to fit your lifestyle On Call
Comfort Keepers | Brooklyn, MI
Comfort Keepers of Jackson, MI is seeking hardworking and driven individuals to join our Comfort Keepers team in the role of Home Health Aide...
Travel Required ...the weekend works individually with clients in the comfor ...that provide flexible weekend hours Comfort Keepers...
Sanford Health | Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Valid driver’s license required. Certified Nurse Aide or complete curriculum for CNA. Certified Nurse Aide preferred. Must have good interpersonal skills, be courteous and caring...
Sutter Health | San Leandro, CA
Must possess a current drivers license, and access to a reliable automobile with proof of liability insurance. Current California certification as a Certified Home Health Aide. Current BCLS CPR certif...
Memorial Healthcare System | Hollywood, FL 33021
State licensure if required by law. Licensure, Certification and Registration:. Certified as a Nursing Assistant (CNA). Reports abnormal assessment findings or changes in physical, mental, and emotion...
Humana | Tallahassee, FL
This role is part of Humana’s Driver safety program and therefore requires an individual to have a valid state driver’s license and proof of personal vehicle liability insurance with at least 100,000/...
Sunrise Senior Living | Paramus, NJ
A dedicated passion to serving seniors and excellent customer service skills are required - Positive attitude, the flexibility to perform various duties in service to the residents and the ability to ...
BayCare | Tampa, FL
Healthcare in related field. State of Florida. The Home Health Aide is a non licensed member of the patient care team and works under the guidance an supervision of the staff nurse in providing person...
Sentara Healthcare | Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Succcessful completion of an accredited nurse aide program required. Active Listening, Communication, Reading Comprehension, Service Orientation, Speaking, Writing. Performs basic and routine patient ...
Providence Health & Services | Tukwila, WA
Providence is calling a Home Health Aide (CNA) (Home Health, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Home Services in King County, Washington...
Full Time Category: Certified Nursing Assistant Shift: Day
VI Living | Naples, FL
There’s a reason you chose healthcare as your life’s work. At Vi, we’d like to help you rediscover it. For you, it’s always been about people, not just the care you provide. If there’s a part of you t...
IES Custom Staffing | Falls, ID
Enables patients to stay in their homes by monitoring and recording patient condition; providing support and personal services; teaching families...
Torrance Memorial Medical Center | Torrance, CA
High school graduate or higher must provide proof at time of interview. Current BCLS certificate from the American Heart Association...
Good Shepherd Home Health/Hospice | Farmingdale, NY
Minimum of one year experience as a Home Health Aide required. Must possess a valid NY State Home Health Aide Certification...
Jewish Family Service Association of Cleveland | Beachwood, OH
Reports all changes in client’s condition to nursing supervisor and/or program director...
Synergy HomeCare | Daphne, AL
Provide general attention to clients’ non-medical needs. • Provide companionship for the client including, but not limited to: talking and listening...
Assisted Healthcare Services | Ventura, CA
Six months to 1 (one) year of verifiable direct client care/hands on experience (In Home Health. Prefer Hospice)...
The Home Care Group | Carson, CA
The Certified Home Health Aide ensures quality and safe delivery of home health care services and assist in the provisions of client care that reflects the Agency’s philosophy and standards of home he...
Serenity Living Solutions of Remer | Blackduck, MN
Serenity Living Solutions of Sebeka is looking for an energetic and independent person to care for our elderly residents on a part-time night shift position, 11p-7a. No experience is necessary, we wil...