Home Health Aide (CNA) - Coastal Region

  • MaineHealth
  • Belfast, ME 04915, USA
  • Oct 06, 2021
Assistant/Support Home Health Nursing

Job Description

Summary

Position Summary

This position is for a paraprofessional providing care to patients to improve the quality of the patient’s life in the home environment. The Home Health Aide (HHA) performs tasks required to help maintain and restore the physical, social, and emotional health of clients, and this care is under the direct supervision of a registered nurse.  This position reports to the Clinical Manager.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    1. Education: High School diploma or GED preferred. Must also have the willingness and ability to obtain a minimum of 12 hours of education annually.
    2. License/Certifications: State of Maine certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Current, valid driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle, with vehicle available for work covered by liability insurance as specified by agency policy. Current certification in Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers.
    3. Experience: One year experience working as a CNA or HHA preferred.