Job Description

A Health Aide works under the direct supervision of the program manager and assists the clients of the Adult Day Health Care Program with daily living activities as outlined in the treatment plan. Daily living activities may include but are not limited to ambulation, mobility, medication administration, eating, personal hygiene, housekeeping, toileting, social interactions and physical activities. Will communicate any changes noted in participants situation or condition to program manager. Interact with participant's families following guidelines and protocol for the program.

Skills / Requirements

  • High school graduate or GED
  • Certification as a caregiver preferred.
  • Experience preferred working with the geriatric population and an understanding of the physical, social and emotional needs of older adults and those with cognitive and/or physical impairments.

Important Notes

Current certification for First Aid and CPR.