Home Health Aide Resume Samples

A Home Health Aide will provide support and assistance in daily living, and personal care to patients at their homes. Responsibilities typically seen on a successful Home Health Aide Resume include the following – providing health care services, performing domestic and household tasks, transporting and accompanying patients, administering medicines as prescribed; assisting clients with their personal activities, monitoring the signs of patients, maintaining patient care records; assisting patients with physical therapies; collecting routine specimen; and providing companionship and basic emotional support to patients.

To execute the job description, the following skills will be needed – the ability to monitor vital signs, familiarity with personal hygiene standards and basic nutrition, caring and compassionate, current CPR certification, first aid training, valid driving license, nursing and healthcare administration skills; and proven work experience. Formal education up to a high school diploma is mandatory.

Caregiver/Home Health Aide Resume

Summary : 14+ years of experience as a Home Health Aide. Seeking to obtain a position where I can enhance my skills and be of some assistance to those in need.

Skills : Customer Service, Hoyer lift, Operate Compactor Machinery, Business, Managerial, and Cooking.

Description :

  • Providing direct care to patients assigned, following each patient's plan of care as instructed by the RN case manager and detailed on the aide assignment sheet.
  • Observing and reporting any change in patient's condition to the patient's RN case manager or the branch manager if the case manager is not available.
  • Completing all required documentation for each patient/activity/assignment performed and turn in all timesheets and notes within the time frame.
  • Completing 12 hours of in-service training per the calendar year as required by the Medicare guidelines.
  • Reinforcing patient teaching on home safety and infection control practices.
  • Promoting adequate nutrition and fluid intake of patients and prepares light meals in accordance with patient's prescribed diet as directed by the rn case manager.
  • Utilizing infection control principles when doing light housekeeping tasks for patients.
  • Assisting with or apply ointments, powders, other aids (underpads, diapers, Tegaderm, heel/elbow protectors) as prescribed by a physician and instructed and supervised by RN case manager.
  • Able to react appropriately and assist during emergencies, following instructions as issued by an RN.
  • Utilizing universal precautions and infection control principles in all aspects of care.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Home Health Aide/Caregiver Resume

Headline : 5 years of experience as a Home Health Aide. Highly trained graduate nurse seeking a registered nursing position. Able to learn new tasks quickly and proficient in growing trusting patient relationships. Will represent establishment with friendly, professional demeanor at all times.

Skills : Scheduling, Management, Filing, Marketing, Customer Service, Typing, Training, Excel, Microsoft Office, Powerpoint, Windows XP, Word, Windows, and Written Communication.

Description :

  • Maintained detailed records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discussed observations with a supervisor.
  • Checked patients' pulse, blood pressure, temperature, and respiration.
  • Provided patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and assisted with dressing and grooming.
  • Cared for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
  • Planned, purchased, prepared, or served meals to patients or other family members, according to prescribed diets.
  • Accompanied clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises and assisted with daily physical therapy routines.
  • Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction in areas such as preparing healthy meals, living independently, or adapting to disability or illness.
  • Entertained, conversed with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Records patient information by making entries in the patient journal; notifying nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GE


Home Health Aide (HHA) II Resume

Summary : 14+ years of experience as a Home Health Aide. A warm, caring, and nurturing individual seeking a Nanny/Newborn Care Specialist position. Bringing a strong passion for children and families and expertise in child development to promote the children's physical, mental, and emotional well-being.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excellent Interpersonal, and Communication, Neat Appearance, Professional Attitude, Demonstrated Aptitude, Diaper Changing, Potty Training, Bottle Preparation, Basic Medication, Ironing, Cooking, and Shopping/Errands Bathing.

Description :

  • Performing a variety of duties as requested by the client, such as obtaining household supply and running errands.
  • Accompanying clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
  • Administering prescribed oral medications under the written direction of the physician or as directed by home care nurse and aide.
  • Maintaining records of patient care, condition, progress, and problems in order to report and discuss observations with a supervisor or case manager.
  • Providing patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
  • Providing patients and families with emotional support and instruction in areas such as infant care, preparing healthy meals, independent living, and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Entertain, conversing with or reading aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Planning, purchasing, preparing and serving meals to patients according to prescribed diets.
  • Performing household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming.
  • Assisting with activities of daily living such as eating, transfers, walking, toileting, grooming.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS

Private Home Health Aide Resume

Summary : 9+ years of experience as a Home Health Aide. I'm seeking employment in retail to expand my work horizon. I am an honest person always willing to offer assistance when I can. Also, I'm intuitive and can work well in groups to solve a problem and just as well working alone.

Skills : Cash Handling, Copy Machine, Customer Service, Data Entry, Daycare/Nursery, Document Scanning, Elderly Care Work, Fax, Food Preparation, HTML, Home Health Care, Internet, JAVA, Janitorial/Cleaning, Label Maker, Microsoft ACCESS, MS Office, Photoshop, Scanner, and Windows.

Description :

  • Maintaining records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Providing patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and with dressing and grooming.
  • Care for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
  • Entertain, conversing with, or reading aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Planning, purchasing, preparing and serving meals to patients according to prescribed diets.
  • Providing patients and families with emotional support and instruction in areas such as preparing healthy meals, living independently, or adapting to disability or illness.
  • Performing a variety of duties as requested by clients, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.
  • Directing patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
  • Helping individuals in reaching the maximum understanding of living activities.
  • Collecting info from medical charts and reporting the requested info via the internet.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate

Home Health Aide Coordinator Resume

Summary : 13+ years of experience as a Home Health Aide. Seeking a position with a company that can utilize my exemplary administrative skills, my attention to detail, and my superior customer service skills. While at the same time, providing an atmosphere where I am helping others.

Skills : Excellent Written and Oral Communication, MS Office, Excellent Listening, Strong Attention to Detail, Excellent Problem-Solving, and Analytical.

Description :

  • Maintaining client's calendar, schedule all appointments, and ensure clients arrives at various appointments on time.
  • Maintaining records and files of patient care, condition, progress, and problems in order to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Receiving phone calls, determine the nature of the calls, and direct callers to the appropriate person.
  • Receiving and greeting visitors for clients and direct them to an arranged meeting area.
  • Performing home management tasks including, housekeeping, laundry, shopping and errands for clients.
  • Providing patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
  • Providing expert advice and resolve sensitive issues related to in-home care.
  • Maintaining a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following excepted standards and procedures; maintaining security precautions; following prescribed dietary requirements and nutrition standards; updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
  • Helping family members care for the patient by teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient; advising on nutrition, cleanliness, and housekeeping.
  • Assisting patients by providing personal services, such as bathing, dressing, and grooming.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Health Aide I Resume

Objective : 4 years of experience as a Home Health Aide. Resourceful asset demonstrating solid professional operational skills for any/all corporations.

Skills : Punctual, Customer Liaison, Team Player, MS Office, Excellent Communication Skills, CPR First Aid Certification, and Home Health Aide.

Description :

  • Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
  • Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Assisted nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds.
  • Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding, and elimination.
  • Assisted mobile deficient patients to and from beds, baths, wheelchairs, and automobiles.
  • Collect patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output, and other delegated measurements.
  • Helps patients care for themselves by teaching the use of cane or walker, special utensils to eat, special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene.
  • Report any abnormal signs and/or symptoms to designated registered nurse.
  • Monitored individual dietary requirements and recorded everyday events in a comprehensive work log.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Certified Home Health Aide Resume

Summary : 7+ years of experience as a Home Health Aide. Looking to secure a position and a well-organized company that will utilize all my previous experience related to critical decision making and independent working. I would also like to lead a team and display my leadership qualities.

Skills : Communication, Ability to Interact With Clients At All Levels, Dependable, and Reliable, Team Player, Efficient Data Entry, Records, and Filling Exceptional Interpersonal, and Customer Relation, Tremendous Work Ethic, In-depth Cash Handling, and Ability To Handle All Troubleshooting Problems.

Description :

  • Monitoring patient condition by observing physical and mental condition, intake and output, and exercise.
  • Supporting patients by providing housekeeping and laundry services; shopping for food and other household requirements; preparing and serving meals and snacks; running errands.
  • Assisting patients by providing personal services, such as bathing, dressing, and grooming.
  • Helping patients care for themselves by teaching the use of cane or walker, special utensils to eat, special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene.
  • Recording patient information by making entries in the patient journal; notifying nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions.
  • Maintaining a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following standards and procedures; maintaining security precautions protects the home care agency by adhering to professional standards, home care policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.
  • Supporting patients by providing housekeeping and laundry services; shopping for food and other household requirements; preparing and serving meals and snacks; running errands.
  • Comforting patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.
  • Keeping the facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment, and instruments.
  • Assisting with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Private Home Health Aide Resume

Objective : 3+ years of experience as a Home Health Aide. Seeking to secure a full-time position back in the medical field, with the goal of long term employment.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Windows XP, Typing 50 Wpm, Multi-Line Phone System, Certified In Use Of EMR, Nextgen, IGS Scanning, and Patient Scheduling.

Description :

  • Helping my client maintain an independent living situation and stay home in place of a hospital.
  • Performing a variety of duties as requested by the client, such as obtaining household supplies, running errands, and light housekeeping.
  • Completing all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life of elderly patients.
  • Listen and help them with whatever needs they had professionally.
  • Helping with activities as well as an exercise in which we called geriatric enrichment.
  • Providing services such as preparing meals, bathing, shopping and administering medication on a day-to-day basis.
  • Using the steps taught to give proper personal care and how to properly transfer a client/resident.
  • Monitoring clients by observing physical and mental conditions, intake and outtake, and exercise.
  • Assisting clients in their homes with light housekeeping, meal prep, and running errands.
  • Provide care, while in the clients home, to those who are disabled and cannot do for themselves.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MB

Home Health Aide Resume

Objective : Worked as a Home Health Aide since last 2 years, currently seeking long term employment in a field where I can enhance, and put my skills to use, gain knowledge, experience and grow professionally, while meeting my financial needs.

Skills : CNA, ICD-9, Billing Nd Coding Classes, and etc. C.N.A. Medical Office Certificate, Medical Terminology, and American Sign Language.

Description :

  • Helped with daily activities in caring for a gentleman who was in need of 24-hour care.
  • Helped with feeding, toiling, giving meds, getting consumer ready for bed, putting the consumer in bed.
  • Accomplishments knowing at the end of my shift I was able to help someone out and gave the best care I could give.
  • Employed monitors patient condition by observing physical and mental condition, intake and output, and exercise.
  • Responsibilities planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
  • Accomplishments developed interpersonal skills and learn to build strong relationships with people who began as perfect strangers.
  • Performs home management tasks including housekeeping, laundry, shopping, and errands.
  • Maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discussed observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Entertained, conversed with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Ensure that client receives 5+ daily medication 2-3px per day with or without food according to directions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Nursing

Home Health Aide Resume

Headline : 6+ years of experience as a Home Health Aide. Responsible Direct Support Professional proficient in Home Health Care and working with mentally disabled adults. Passionate and motivated, with a drive for excellence.

Skills : Detail Oriented, Knowledge of Medical Terminology, Keyboarding, Kronos, Electronic Medical Records, Team Player, and Customer Service.

Description :

  • Providing patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
  • Maintaining records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Accompanying clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
  • Care for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
  • Performing a variety of duties as requested by clients, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.
  • Assisting with or apply ointments, powders, other aids (underpads, diapers, Tegaderm, heel/elbow protectors) as prescribed by a physician and instructed and supervised by RN case manager.
  • Able to react appropriately and assist during emergencies, following instructions as issued by an RN.
  • Utilizing universal precautions and infection control principles in all aspects of care.
  • Promoting continuity of patient care by participating in patient care conferences and discharge planning under the direction of the rn case manager.
  • Responsible to provide accurate, factual, and truthful documentation of all activities and patient care provided, including visit notes and timesheets.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED