Health Aide- PRN- as needed
Under the general direction of the ADH Nursing Supervisor, this position attends to health monitoring
and assists with the activity program, personal care and safety of all clients.
*Provides patient care and/ or support activities appropriate to ages served; primarily adults ages 18-65 or geriatric patients
esover65. M also include care or in anta e 0-1 ear, child a 1-12 ears or adolescent a 13-17 ears.
Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge for
successful performance. Must include CNA.. Must be able to communicate client health information
Must have sound judgment in caring for geriatric patients. Must have CPR and First Aide certification.
Must have valid driver's license and current auto insurance.
1-2 years of previous experience working with the elderly. A background in gerontology a plus,
experience with dementia clients preferred.
Must have experience and/or proficiency in working with the elderly, prioritizing tasks, establishing
and maintaining a good working relationship with staff, clients and family members. Must have the
ability to work independently and represent the Mercy Senior Care programs in accordance with the
Mercy values. Must have ability to provide medical monitoring, vital signs, weight and personal care.
Should have knowledge of the programs offered and must have certification for standard First Aid and
CPR, or willingness to participate in training to achieve certification in First Aid and CPR.