Advance Clinical Associates has been in the valley since 2007 and proudly serves our veterans and other insurance clients. We are seeking Home Health Aide or Caregiver. The job includes personal care, light housekeeping and some meal preparation. You should be neat, personable and enjoy working with elderly clients, especially veterans. Reliable transportation is a must.
SUMMARY An individual under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse who provides necessary medical assistance with personal care in accordance with physician orders.
High school diploma or its equivalent.
Successful completion of the Home Health Aide Competency evaluation process.
Current state driver’s license.
Current automobile insurance.
Current CPR Card.
Must have, or be able to obtain, a Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card through the Department of Public Safety background check/fingerprint clearance process.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND PERFORMANCE STANDARDS
Provides personal care to assigned patients under the direct supervision of a registered nurse:
Assisting patients with or performing:
Bathing (tub, shower, bed bath)
Oral hygiene care including denture care
Nail care; cleaning, filing
Dressing and undressing
Toileting activities including use of bedpan, urinal, bedside commode.
Emptying Foley catheter drainage bad
Emptying and care of stoma appliances
Assisting with ambulation and transfer activities including:
Transfer in/out of bed
Transfers to chair, wheelchair, toilet, bedside commode
Ambulation with assistance or stand-by assistance
Assistance with walker, can crutches or other ambulation assistance devices
Assistance with passive or active ROM exercises.
Assistance with nutritional and dietary needs including:
Feeding patient to ensure adequate nutrition and fluid intake
Provide for safe and sanitary patient environment including:
Make bed, change linen as needed
Dust and tidy room used by patient
Wash patient’s personal clothing (if facilities available)
Utilize basic infection control technique and procedures.
Reading, recording temperature, pulse and respiration’s as requested on assignment sheet. Measuring, recording blood pressure as requested on assignment sheet.
All duties outlined on each Home Health Aide Care Plan are performed.
No changes in patient care are initiated without written instructions from a registered nurse.
Any changes in status are reported to Director of Clinical Services/Clinical Supervisor.
Upon supervisory visit(s), patient/family caregivers indicate with aide services
Home Health Aide daily notes are completed, accurate and turned in on a timely basis.
Every individual has medical needs that, generally increase as we age. ACA takes care of those medical needs at home. From children to seniors – basic needs to the most complex, our clinical team brings care to you. We want to grow old with you, so we are dedicated to providing the services, information, and support to keep you in the comfort of home, until the very end.
Our service area extends throughout Maricopa County and parts of Pinal and Yavapai Counties (Apache Junction and San Tan Valley).
10752 N. 89th Place, Suite 203
Scottsdale, AZ, 85260
Advanced Clinical Associates, LLC strives to always act with integrity and work within the law. Our Code of Conduct provides guidance to board members, employees, contractors, agents and others to assist us in carrying out our daily activities with the appropriate ethical and legal standards. These obligations require that we conduct business not only in compliance with laws and regulations, but also in an ethical manner.