Essex Group Management Corp. Adult Day Health Program Aide - HHA in Milford, Massachusetts
Adult Day Health Program Aide - HHA
Title: Adult Day Health Program Aide - Full Time HHANo Sundays- Mothers Hours Available
The Blaire House of Milford is a 73-bed skilled nursing center. We are family owned and operated by the Essex Group Management Corp, servicing the health care needs of seniors for over 50 years. We specialize in Short and Long Term care, Rehab, Sub-acute care, and Alzheimer's Specialty care. Our facility also hosts an Adult Day Health Center, Senior Transportation and Home Care Services. Our passion for ensuring that our seniors retain a fulfilling quality of life while we provide optimal care is second to none. If you share this passion and appreciate the rewarding feeling that comes from knowing you've made a positive impact on the lives of our elderly population and their families, then we would love to hear from you as soon as possible.
We are looking for an energetic and caring Adult Day Health Program Aide to join our group. No Adult Day Health Center experience necessary--Will train the right candidate!
As a valued employee and member of our health care family, you will enjoy:
Competitive Salary - Health Insurance - Dental Insurance - Life Insurance - Short Term Disability - Long Term Disability - 401(k) - Paid Vacation - Paid Holidays - Sick Time
Care for and assist residents in a maximum manner conducive to their safety and comfort and within limits defined by delegated tasks.
Assist, supervise and/or provide for activities of resident's daily living, including but not limited to: assisting with meals, feeding residents, providing for residents' personal hygiene; assisting with and/or giving complete or partial tub and shower baths, back rubs, shampoos, and shaves; making beds; providing oral hygiene, including care of dentures; providing care of hair and providing morning and evening care.
Possess and demonstrate ability to respond to residents' requests and calls, as well as changes in residents' conditions, including but not limited to emergencies and adverse reaction to treatment.
Adhere to instruction issued by the Nurse/ Shift Supervisor and perform duties in accordance with established program's routines, methods, and techniques, and in compliance with the program's recognized policies, procedures, standards, and practices.
EDUCATION: Must be certified by Department of Public Health as a Certified Nurse's Aide or Home Health Aide. Ability to speak, read and write English. Ability to follow written and oral directions.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: No Adult Day Health Center experience is necessary--Will train the right candidate. Must participate annually in 12 hours of in-service training to maintain certification.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Ambulate, position, transfer, and turn residents at a minimum of fifty (50) pounds, frequently. Turn, crouch, kneel, stoop, bend below waist, and reach above shoulder height, frequently. Climb stairs, frequently. Walk, sit and stand frequently. Lift and/or carry objects at a minimum of fifty (50) pounds, frequently. Use sight and auditory senses. Possess good finger and hand dexterity.
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