Advantage Home Health Care Home Health Aide (HHA) in Huntington, Indiana

Home Health Aides are recognized as key part of our home health care program. Certified Home Health Aides perform andldquo;hands-onandrdquo; assistance with a patientandrsquo;s physical dependency needs as well as non-skilled medical procedures ordered by the physician and delegated in writing by the Nursing Supervisor.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Assist patient with BathingMouth and denture care.Assist patient to and in bathroom.Assist patient with ambulation.Hair care.Assist in and out of bedAssist with dressing and undressingHousekeeping and meal preparation.The Following Duties May Be Allowed IF DIRECTED by the Nursing Supervisor in Conjunction with a Physician.Assist patient with wheelchair, cane, walker or crutchRange of motion exercise (ROM)Skin care.Assist with oxygenChange of ostomy deviceVital SignsApplication of non-sterile dressing on intact skinPreparation of special meals.Catheter care.Measure intake and output (1 and0).The following MAY NOT be Performed by the Home Health AideTube feedingsCold or heat applicationAdministration of an enema.Care of a tracheostomy tubeCatheter or colostomy irrigationAdministration of any medication.Providing medical advice.Cutting finger or toe nails.