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Caregiver

Company: Right at Home Lafayette, LA
Location: Ville Platte
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Job Description:

Right at Home Lafayette, LA - Are you looking to make a difference in this world? Do you want a work environment where you feel valued and can call your workplace "home?" - If you answered yes, than we have the job for you!
We truly believe that where you work matters, and as a company our mission is to improve the lives of those we serve. Our Home Health Aide (HHA)/Personal Care Assistant (PCA) are the heart of our business. Without you, we couldn't improve the lives of our seniors with their everyday needs, put a smile on their face or be the highlight of their day! - It is hard to put a price on helping others but we know how important you are and value you provide our clients. - -


-Shifts are located IN VILLE PLATTE. 8am to 6pm with Rotating Weekends. Client has 2 cats in the home and uses an ostomy bag.

Compensation & Benefits:
- - - - - - - - Competitive pay ($9.25-$10.50 per hour)
o - - Pay varies by level of experience and certifications
- - - -
- - - - - - - - 24/7 office staff support
- - - - - - - - Mobile clock in/out
- - - - - - - - Work in close proximately to home
- - - - - - - - A great working culture
- - - - - - - - PPE (personal protective equipment) provided
- - - - - - - - Ongoing PAID training and development through our online learning system
- - - - - - - - On-the-job training for unique client situations
- - - - - - - - Paid travel time in between clients -
- - - - - - - - Recognition, celebrations and great team interactions!
-Responsibilities:
- - - - - - - - Assisting with the change of ostomy appliances
- - - - - - - - Reinforcement of dressings (non-sterile)
- - - - - - - - Assisting with the use of devices for aid in daily living (cane, walker, wheelchair or lift device)
- - - - - - - - Assisting with prescribed range of motion exercises
- - - - - - - - Assisting with self-administered simple urine tests for sugar acetone or albumin (may not interpret results)
- - - - - - - - Measuring and preparing special diets
- - - - - - - - Measuring intake and output
- - - - - - - - Taking vital signs (temperature, pulse, respirations and blood pressure)
- - - - - - - - Application of an external (condom-type) catheter
- - - - - - - - Assisting with application of arm sling, arm splint or leg splint
-Requirements:
- - - - - - - - High school degree and/or a G.E.D. certificate
- - - - - - - - Must have a sympathetic attitude toward the care of the sick, and ability to deal effectively with the demands of the job
- - - - - - - - Meets the requirements for employees providing direct patient care
- - - - - - - - Read, write, speak and understand English as needed for the job
- - - - - - - - Have a valid driver's license and use of an insured automobile for work or access to adequate transportation
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If you need assistance with this application or hiring process to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time by contacting us. These responsibilities are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.
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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees.
Each Right at Home office and business is independently owned and operated under -a franchise agreement with Right at Home, LLC. Right at Home, LLC is not the employer or joint employer of the employees of any of its franchised offices. For comments, questions or to learn more about Right at Home, please visit www.rightathome.net.
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Keywords: Right at Home Lafayette, LA, Lafayette , Caregiver, Healthcare , Ville Platte, Louisiana

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