Providence Health & Services Home Health Aide - Los Angeles area *Part Time* in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a Home Health Aide for Home Health (Part Time-20 hours a week / Day Shift) to Providence Little Company of Mary Home Health. This position will provide coverage in the West LA and surrounding areas.
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In this position you will:
Performs various services for a patient as is necessary to meet the patients personal needs and to promote comfort.
Responsible for observing the patient, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed.
Provide continuous nursing care to the patient during times of medical crisis, as directed in the Plan of Care, in a manner that promotes the quality, continuity and safety of a patient care.
May provide care to premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle, and young adults.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current California Home Health Aide Certification
Current Basic Life Support certification for healthcare providers
Valid driver's license with an automobile that is in good working order
Meets the minimum state requirement for auto insurance
Understands techniques for bathing, transfers and assisting with activities of daily living skills.
Requires the ability to fluently speak, write and understand the English language.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Six months experience in home care preferred
About the Home Health you will serve:
As an integral part of the respected Providence Health & Services for over 25 years, our highly skilled healthcare professionals provide a full range of Home Health and clinical specialty programs to patients experiencing an illness, hospitalization or surgery or, for those receiving treatment for a chronic or acute illness. Providence Home Health embraces everyone from new mothers and their babies to the elderly with chronic health problems.
Our team of health care professionals starts with the patient and his or her physician and may include: registered nurses; certified home health aides; social workers; physical, occupational and speech therapists. Our specialist care includes patient assessment and monitoring; bedside protime monitoring; IV therapy, total parenteral nutrition; gastric feeding tube (G-Tube) for long-term enteral nutrition; V.A.C. therapy used to promote healing in acute or chronic wounds, fight infection and enhance healing of burns; pain management; injections; and ostomy management. From same-day referrals and a smooth transition from hospital to home, to attentive follow-up and communication with your own doctor, we provide care and support for you every step of the way to help restore your health to its fullest potential. Our goal is to equip our patients with the education and resources eneded to regain and maintain good health.
As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person, and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 317940