Home Health Aide

in PENOBSCOT-Bangor-Metro County, ME

Job Description

  2. Provide patient with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
  3. Bathe patients
  4. Care for patient by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
  5. Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patient to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  6. Plan, purchase, prepare, or serve meals to patient.
  7. Check patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.
  8. Provide patient with emotional support and instruction in areas such as , preparing healthy meals, living independently, or adapting to disability or illness.
  9. Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.
  10. Direct patient in simple prescribed exercises.
  11. Massage patients or apply preparations or treatments, such as liniment, alcohol rubs, or heat-lamp stimulation.
  14. Accompany client to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
  15. Change dressings when needed.
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Job Posting: 581705

Posted On: Jul 19, 2021

Updated On: Aug 19, 2021