Newton Medical Center
Day/Evening/Night/Weekend Varied Hours Home Health
Join our Team! Newton Medical Center offers a family friendly environment with the latest technology and a knowledgeable staff. Here you’ll find all departments work together as a team to live out our core values: respect, excellence, service and trust.
Assists with personal care services.
Does light housekeeping, laundry and errands.
Assists clients in relearning ADL’s.
Assists with non-skilled procedures.
Prepares meals, assists with food and fluid intake.
Assists client in moving about and with prescribed therapy exercises.
Takes vital signs, records on proper form and reports unusual findings to RN.
Attends required in-services and case conferences and other meetings as directed.
Performs care and contributes vital information about clients to other disciplines to improve outcomes.
Cooperates with supervisor in planning weekly schedule, completes schedule in a timely manner, keeps appropriate patients and staff informed of changes.
Schedules visits with patient and/or family and arrives promptly at arranged time. Calls patient if an unavoidable delay of more than 30 minutes occurs.
Communicates in a clear and courteous manner with patients, families and staff members.
Communicates and documents patient care and findings in an accurate and timely manner, which includes documentation within 24 hours of service.
Maintains privacy and confidentiality of agency and client information.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Must have current Kansas CNA or Home Health Aide license. CNA’s must obtain their Home Health Aide licenses within 90 days of hire.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell.