Home Care - Homemaker - PRN - Advent Health - Waterman, FL
Location - 100% travel to patients home in Waterman surrounding areas
GENERAL SUMMARY: Provides assistance in the home with housekeeping. Does not provide hands on care
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: · Maintains home in optimum state of cleanliness and safety depending on family resources. · Meal preparation. · Grocery shopping or other errands as needed. · Care of children if necessary. · Reports to Registered Nurse Case Manager any incidents or problems related to work or to the Client/family. · Documents care provided. · May stabilize client when walking, standing, or sitting. · Provides companionship and escort services to client. · Participates in staff meetings, in-services, and case conferences as appropriate. · Compliant with Infection Control Practices.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED: · Documented training as required for agency state licensure; this training may be provided by the agency. · Compliance with agency requirements listed for employment under the Policy and Procedure Application and Acceptance. · Ability to understand the needs of the client to which they are assigned and recognize those conditions, which need to be reported to the Registered Nurse Case Manager. · Must be able to read and write in English language. · Valid Florida drivers license and safe driving record.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED: · High school diploma
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.