Interested in becoming a Caregiver? Do you know the difference between a Caregiver and a Home Care Aide (HCA)? Did you know that after January 1, 2016, all Caregivers (not just those that work for Home Instead Senior Care) must be registered with the State of California?In California, the terms “Caregiver” and “Home Care Aide” are synonymous, meaning they both refer to the same thing.
Home Care Services Consumer Protection Act (HCSCPA), anyone working for a licensed Home Care Organization (HCO), like us, now needs to be a registered HCA.
To become a Registered Home Care Aide in the State of California, you must:
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