Home Health Aides
Provide routine individualized healthcare such as changing bandages and dressing wounds, and applying topical medications to the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities at the patient's home or in a care facility. Monitor or report changes in health status. May also provide personal care such as bathing, dressing, and grooming of patient.
* Self Control
* Concern for Others
* Attention to Detail
* Stress Tolerance
* Social Orientation
* Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
* Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
* Bathe patients.
Health Care and Social Assistance
Sample Job Titles
Care Giver, Care Worker, Caregiver, Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA), Certified Medical Aide (CMA), Certified Nurses Aide (CNA), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Companion, Direct Care Counselor, Direct Care Professional, Direct Care Worker, Direct Support Professional (DSP), Habilitation Training Specialist, Health Care Assistant, Health Service Worker, Health Support Specialist (HSS), Healthcare Associate, Home Attendant, Home Care Aide, Home Care Attendant, Home Care Giver, Home Care Provider, Home Health Aid, Home Health Aide (HHA), Home Health Attendant, Home Health Care Provider, Home Health Provider, Home Help Aide, Hospice Aide, Hospice/Home Health Aide, In Home Caregiver, Independent Living Specialist, Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA), Nurse's Companion, Nursing Assistant, Patient Service Representative, Resident Assistant, Resident Care Aide, Resident Care Associate, Resident Care Provider, Residential Aide, Residential Counselor, State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA).