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CNA/HHA wanted in Wayland MA

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  3. Job Description
Hearthside, Inc. d.b.a. Home Instead Senior Care

Qualification for Position
The successful completion of
  • Home Instead Senior Care’s PCH Training or
  • Home Health Aide Training or
  • CNA certification or LPN/RN licensure and documentation of six hours of continued education for each year after the obtainment of certification.
Essential Function
To provide basic Companionship and Home Helper tasks plus the following functions:

1. Provide Bathing
  • Sponge
  • Tub
  • Shower
2. Provide Personal Hygiene
  • Cleaning nails
  • Mouth/Denture Care
3. Monitor Vital Signs (HHA/CNA or Licensure Only)
  • Temperature
  • Pulse
  • Respiration
4. Assist to Transfer (one person)
  • Bed to Chair/Wheelchair/Commode
5. Ambulate
  • Walker/Cane/Gait Belt
6. Provide Range of Motion/Positioning
  • Active HHA/CNA or Licensure to provide Passive ROM
7. Toileting and Managing Incontinence
8. Supervise the taking of pre-poured medications
9. Perform additional physical requirements listed below
  • Daily documentation in Client Journal
  • Will call office immediately if any changes in Client’s status is noted
  • Scrubs are required attire 
Physical Requirements
  • Stand (Continuously)
  • Walk (Continuously)                                                         
  • Sit (Frequently)                                                                                                        
  • Bend/twist (Occasionally)                                                
  • Crouch/squat (Occasionally)                                  
  • Kneel/crawl (Occasionally)
  • Reach above shoulder level (Occasionally)
  • Lifting 25 pounds or less (Frequently)
  • Pushing or pulling 25 pounds or less (Frequently)
Essential Qualifications and Functions
  • Speaking and understanding English clearly in person and on the telephone
  • Reading English on an average adult level
  • Ability to treat and care for clients and their property with dignity and respect
  • Ability to communicate with the client in a friendly and congenial manner
  • Ability to communicate with office staff to ensure that service expectations are met
  • Ability to perform Companion and Home Helper Responsibilities
  • Ability to perform Personal Care Homemaker Responsibilities
  • Ability to perform physical requirements listed above

This Position Description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by those assigned to this position. This is not a comprehensive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts and conditions associated with this position. The Company reserves the right to modify this description in the future, with or without notice, to the employee. This Position Description does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, and employment with the company remains at will. These responsibilities are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate qualified disabled individuals.
Each Home Instead Senior Care franchise office is independently owned and operated.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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