Lahey Health Certified Home Hlth Aide HH in Watertown, Massachusetts
Welcome to Lahey Health Continuing Care, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Our team provides ongoing care to individuals through our assisted living and skilled nursing facilities. Our teams of nurses, aides, food service, and environmental service employees work to create an environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual needs of our residents and patients, along with their families.
About the Job
The Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) carries out healthcare tasks in the patient’s home under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.
Licensure, Certification & Registration:
Successfully completed a basic training program approved by the Mass. Association of Homemaker and Home Health Aides and possess certificate as evidence of completion
Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state.
Maintains an American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification
- One year experience as a CHHA preferred.
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
Meets the training requirements in accordance with State and Federal laws and possess written evidence of such completion.
At least 18 years of age.
Ability to read and follow written instructions and document care given.
Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.
Empathy for the needs of the ill, injured, frail and the impaired.
Demonstrates tact, patience and good personal hygiene.
Essential computer skills to work with EMR.
Benefits offered for any position with over 20 scheduled standard hours:
Voluntary Insurance choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Auto and Home, and Pet Insurance available
Lahey Outpatient Pharmacy Benefits
Paid Time Off or (PTO)
Tuition Assistance for 20 hours or more per week after 1 year of continuous benefits eligible employment
Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
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