Home Health Aide (HHA)

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COURSE SCHEDULE

 

Monday – Friday:
Day Classes: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Evening Classes: 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM

Weekend Classes: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 

Program Length:  86 Hours  ( 3-4 Weeks )

 

Day & Evening Classes - ( 3-4 weeks)
Weekend Classes – 2 months  ( 6 weeks)

 

Telephone: (718) 506-5596

 

Email: medicaltrainingnyc@gmail.com

The Home Health Aide Program is an opportunity to learn skills and prepare for a career in the healthcare field. If you have a desire to help people, are comfortable working closely with clients while providing personal care, are willing to accept delegated tasks, and to work independently, then a career as a Home Health Aide may be for you. This field of work also serves as a stepping-stone for advanced nursing or health care occupations. Employment can be found in private home facilities. No High School Diploma is needed to start this class.

 

Responsibilities:

 

Enables patients to stay in their homes by monitoring and recording patient condition; providing support and personal services; teaching families.
                  

  • Monitors patient condition by observing physical and mental condition, intake and output, and exercise.

  • Supports patients by providing housekeeping and laundry services; shopping for food and other household requirements; preparing and serving meals and snacks; running errands.

  • Assists patients by providing personal services, such as bathing, dressing, and grooming.

  • Helps patients care for themselves by teaching the use of cane or walker, special utensils to eat, special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene.

  • Helps family members care for the patient by teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient; advising on nutrition, cleanliness, and housekeeping.

  • Records patient information by making entries in the patient journal; notifying nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions.

  • Maintains a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following asepses standards and procedures; maintaining security precautions; following prescribed dietary requirements and nutrition standards;

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.

  • Protects the home care agency by adhering to professional standards, home care policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.

  • Enhances service reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

  • Creating a Safe, Effective Environment, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Nursing Skills, Health Care Administration, Patient Services, Verbal Communication, Listening, Training, Dependability, Emotional Control, Medical Teamwork

 

 

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