Home Health Assistant Resume Samples

Home health assistants assist in in-house services by recording and monitoring the patient’s condition. Most of the Home health assistant resume portrays the following duties – monitoring the health condition of the patient, observing mental and physical conditions, taking the patients for exercises and walks, supporting in housekeeping and laundry services, shopping for foods, medicines, giving a bath, dressing and grooming patients; helping patients to take care of themselves by assisting and teaching the use of walker or canes, helping the family members in teaching appropriate ways to deal with patients like advising on food, cleanliness, and housekeeping.

The most common home health assistant skills and qualifications expected by the employers are nursing skills, health care administration, patient services, listening, and training skills. No formal education is needed for this position, though Hospitals expect their home health assistants to possess a valid training certificate.

Home Health Assistant Resume example

Home Health Assistant Resume

Objective : To contribute to the overall success of a company in a position of diverse responsibility which requires strong organizational, planning, problem-solving and follow-through skills.

Skills : Technical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Administered prescribed oral medications under the written direction of a physician or as directed by home care nurse and aide.
    2. Planned, purchased, prepared, and served meals to patients according to prescribed diets.
    3. Provided patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
    4. Accompanied clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
    5. Provided patients with emotional support and instruction in areas such as caring for clients, preparing healthy meals, living independently.
    6. Performed a variety of duties as requested by the client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.
    7.  Assisted in preparing sterile equipment and instruments used in the operating room.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology


Home Health Assistant II Resume

Headline : Pursuing a work environment that would allow to use experience in customer service, social skills, organization skills, ability to learn and lead along with Educational background.

Skills : Crisis Management, Computer Skills, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Supported patients by providing housekeeping and laundry services; shopping for food and other household requirements.
    2. Prepared and served meals and snacks; running errands.
    3. Assisted patients by providing personal services, such as, bathing, dressing, and grooming.
    4. Helped patients care for themselves by teaching use of cane or walker, special utensils to eat, special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene.
    5. Helped family members care for the patient by teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient; advising on nutrition.
    6. Recorded patient information by making entries in the patient journal.
    7. Notified nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions.
    8. Maintained a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following asepsis standards and procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Medical Assistant


Home Health Assistant/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Enthusiastic, self-motivated customer service specialist with multiple years in fast-paced customer service and call center environments.

Skills : Leadership, Business Skills.

Description :

    1. Maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
    2. Provided patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
    3. Entertained, conversed with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
    4. Planned, purchased, prepared, or served meals to patients or other family members, according to prescribed diets.
    5. Administered prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of a physician or as directed by home care nurse or aide.
    6. Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
    7. Cleaned contaminated hospital and operating room equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Nursing

Home Health Assistant/Representative Resume

Summary : To obtain a position where knowledge, skills, and abilities will be best utilized in the customer service or food and beverage industries.

Skills : Customer service, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed home management tasks including housekeeping, laundry, shopping, and errands.
    2. Prepared and served simple modified diets according to instruction and assisted with feeding as necessary.
    3. Assisted with bathing, dressing and grooming, toileting, including use of bedpan, commode or toilet.
    4. Assisted with transfers and ambulation including use of cane, walker, and wheelchair.
    5. Assisted with medication as specified on the plan of care.
    6. Completed all other duties as assigned within the scope of practice.
    7. Assisted Seniors with daily living needs in their homes Accomplishments Improved client's quality of life.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Health Assistant/Executive Resume

Headline : Work experience in both medical and business environments. Very driven, and dedicated to accomplishing the task at hand. Exposed to opportunities for advancement and growth.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted customers with special needs and directions and information for the park.
    2. Worked front gate securing proper admission, which expedites wait time to get the customers safely into the park.
    3. Helped handicapped in a neighborhood with basic needs.
    4. Carried things, from furniture to groceries. Take care of dogs' needs as well that owners could not handle.
    5. Extended care for senior citizens and elderly residents in their homes on a part-time basis.
    6. Assisted with personal care, housekeeping, meal preparation, and routine appointments and outings.
    7. Performed duties with the elderly such as, assisted elderly clients with bathing, dressing needs in their home.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Health Assistant I Resume

Objective : Seeking for a stable position as a Patient Care Technician in a prestigious health organization, in which can develop and apply best clinical skills by working heatedly.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Provided patient transportation to doctor appointments.
    2. Responsible for managing oral medicines under the direction of a physician.
    3. Responsible for primary duties such as checking vital signs (blood pressure, temperature, pulse, and respiratory rate).
    4. Recorded patients' condition, care progress and discussed observations with case manager and supervisor.
    5. Accompanied patients to doctors' clinics or offices outside the home trips and/or appointments, or to other places.
    6. Responsible for cleaning patients' place of living and washed and ironed their laundry.
    7. Helped patients stay mentally fit, and be entertained by engaging in didactic conversations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
License

Home Health Assistant III Resume

Summary : Certified nurse assistant adept at bathing, grooming and feeding elderly and disabled residents. Highly motivated and have effective communication skills.

Skills : Patient care service skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment, and maintained patient flow.
    2. Authorized drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies.
    3. Recorded patients' temperature, pulse, and blood pressure.
    4. Assisted patients with bathing, dressing, hygiene, and grooming.
    5. Completed all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life for the patient.
    6. Cooked appetizing, satisfying meals and snacks.
    7. Assisted clients with daily living activities, personal needs; light-duty housework.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Business

Asst. Home Health Assistant Resume

Objective : Qualified Customer Service Manager offering a record of successful job performance, proven problem solving ability and experience developing and implementing innovative solutions.

Skills : Supervise, Leading Skills.

Description :

    1. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
    2. Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
    3. Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
    4. Provided transportation, assistance, and companionship to clients.
    5. Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming.
    6. Charted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs.
    7. Documented resident records on daily flow sheets. Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival. 
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Home Health Assistant Resume

Summary : Proven ability to work independently with commitment to others. Manage projects and work with all levels to meet deadlines and solve problems.

Skills : Organized, Analytical Skills.

Description :

    1. Bathed, dressed and groomed, personal care. Medication reminders, accompany to medical appointments and outings.
    2. Planned and prepared meals, following dietary guidelines.
    3. Coordinated with care with home health nurse, physical, occupational therapists.
    4. Checked and monitored the patient's temperature, pulse, respiration.
    5. Provided patients with breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
    6. Assisted with patient's mobility by transferring patients from wheelchair to bed.
    7. Retired residents who require a little help and motivation to continue with healthy and happy living experiences.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Home Health Assistant Resume

Headline : Home care assistants are expected to make their patients' lives easier and more comfortable.

Skills : Home health care, cook, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Checked the vitals, administering medication, and giving breathing treatments.
    2. Drove to various appointments, and other places she needed to go.
    3. Performed light housekeeping duties as well.
    4. Able to supervised duties at the time.
    5. Responsible for the well being and daily tasks of the elderly and disabled.
    6. Provided financial, emotional and physical needs of clients.
    7. Administered medicine, and prepared their meals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Medical Assistant Program

Home Health Assistant Resume

Summary : A hard working and accomplished individual with an extensive background in managing retail, merchandising as well as people and programs.

Skills : Organizational skills, Multiple line phone systems.

Description :

    1. Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation.
    2. Monitored vital signs such as blood pressure and pulse.
    3. Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress, and concerns.
    4. Responded appropriately to the physical and emotional needs of patients/clients.
    5. Assisted patients/clients with bathing, grooming, hygiene, and feeding.
    6. Scheduled and accompanied patients/clients to medical appointments.
    7. Assisted individuals with daily hygiene process.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma