Company: LHC Group
Location: San Marcos
Posted on: May 3, 2021
$400 Sign on Bonus |Weekly pay | Flexible Scheduling | Paid Time
Off earned if working 32+ hours!
Christus VNA Community Care is hiring Caregivers who will
provide support and assistance with personal care and household
functions for an individual to be able to remain in their own
* Reports observations of the client's condition to the Agency
Director or accounts manager. Notifies the Executive Director
immediately if any incidents or accidents occur. * Utilize the
E.V.V. (Electronic Visit Verification) program as applicable. *
Drives safely, complies with traffic regulations, and wears a seat
belt when business travel is required. * May provide or assist
clients with activities of daily living including: bathing in bed,
tub or shower; care of hair including shampoo, combing and
brushing; care of teeth and mouth including denture care; nail
care, filing only; skin care including pericare and applying
lotion; transfer of patient from bed to chair and to wheelchair.
Transfer of patients on and off bedpan, commode and toilet. Assist
client in preparing for bed. Position patient in bed as directed.
Assists with ambulation including with cane, walker and crutches.
Personal care dressing of client. Medication reminder. * Assists
with household tasks directly essential to client's personal care.
* Accompanies client to medical appointments or shopping and
performing other essential errands, if necessary. * Measures and
records oral, rectal, and auxiliary temperatures, pulse and
respiration, and blood pressure when ordered within the training
limitations of the aide. * Prepares meals as required based upon
client's preferred diet. May need to feed client if required. *
Provides clean and safe environment within the home including safe
use of equipment such as side rails, oxygen, wheelchairs, Hoyer
lifts, etc. * Ensures confidentiality of client records and
information. * Records and reports activities related to personal
care responsibilities, as required. * Responds promptly to client
requests * Documents all client related activities in a timely
manner. * Participates in performance improvement inservices. *
Reacts to change productively and performs other job-related tasks
and duties as assigned.
Education & Experience
* Six months experience in home care preferred.
* Ability to work flexible hours as required to meet identified
patients needs. * Ability to function in any home situation
regardless of age, race, creed, color, sex, disability, or
financial condition of the patient. * Able to work independently. *
Ability to multi-task, self-directed, good time management skills,
courteous, and common sense. * Good communication, writing, and
organizational skills. * Must possess the disposition and
personality to work harmoniously with a wide variety of people and
their families keeping personal matters confidential. * Must
possess a strong commitment to the goals, mission, and philosophy
of the organization. * Ability to adapt to changing organizational
Keywords: LHC Group, San Marcos , Caregiver (Float), Other , San Marcos, Texas
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