The Caregiver / Personal Care Attendant is a member of the home care team who performs various personal care services as necessary to meet the client’s needs. The personal support worker is responsible for observing clients, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed. The Caregiver / Personal Care Attendant will be assigned in a manner that promotes quality, continuity and safety of a client’s care.
Follow principles of infection control and Universal Precautions.Provide transportation to doctor appointments, outside activities and shopping.Participates in client teaching according to the client’s plan of care. Ensure client’s rights and maintain confidentiality of their information
- Bathing and Grooming, including oral care
- Assist with dressing and undressing
- Assist with toileting and incontinence care
- Assist clients who are unable to feed themselves, including meal preparation, menu planning and following any dietary restrictions
- Support good skin care to prevent skin breakdown (i.e. turn and reposition client, actively encourage movement)
- Assist with ambulation and transferring
- Observe client’s physical, mental and emotional conditions
- Report any changes to the office; Document observed changes
- Medication Reminders
- Perform Light Housekeeping
- Change bed linens
- Assist with Laundry
QUALIFICATIONS:Minimum of one (1) Year 'Paid' Experience Required (Personal Hygiene and Transfer Skills Mandatory).Able to Pass a Criminal Background CheckAble to Pass a Pre-Employment Drug Screen Physician Sign Off for a Pre-Employment PhysicalCurrent CPR Certification (Online Courses NOT Accepted)Negative TB Skin Test or Chest X-Ray Within the Last 6mosMeans of OWN Reliable TransportationValid CA Drivers LicenseCurrent Auto InsuranceClean DMV Drivers RecordMust be Able to Show Proof of Eligibility to Work Legally in the U.S.Internet Access and KnowledgeReliable Home/Cell Phone Communication. Works as a Team Member Ensures Confidentiality and Security of the Client’s Medical Information.
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