AlhambraRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Alhambra jobs

Companion Caregiver

Company: Maxim Healthcare Services
Location: Alhambra
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

Pay Range: $17.50 - $ 20 / per hourThe Companion Caregiver provides services to patients/clients in their places of residence that includes, but is not limited to, certain hands-off care. Hands-off care includes: providing and encouraging socialization; encouraging a mild exercise program; encouraging medication compliance through timely reminders to take medications; supervising the safety of the patient/client when bathing, toileting, and dressing; assisting with grocery-shopping; and performing light housekeeping chores. The provision of hands-off care as described above is contingent upon the licensing requirements of each state.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Provides hands off care such as:Providing and encouraging socializationEncouraging a mild exercise programEncouraging medication compliance through timely reminders to take medicationsSupervising the safety of the patient/client when bathing, toileting, and dressingAssisting with grocery-shopping; and performing light housekeeping choresPerforms other duties as assigned/necessaryArrives at the clients home on time and leaves when shift schedule is completePerforms all duties in an accurate and timely mannerMaintains confidentiality of all client information, in accordance with HIPAA standardsSafeguards the client/patient by observing appropriate infection control procedures including but not limited to universal precautionsNotifies the office of any abnormal findings or conditionsAdheres to standards and procedures of the CompanyRepresents the Company with a positive image at all timesDemonstrates flexibility and adaptability in meeting the needs of all facilitiesEffectively communicates with the office staff, including availability to workAdheres to time and attendance policiesProvides requirements-related information (Annual PPD, In-services, etc) in a timely fashion; follows all other compliance standards at all timesPerforms other duties as assigned/necessaryMinimum Requirements:Must be at least 18 years oldOne (1) year of experience as a Companion Care Homemaker/Companion Care Provider preferredAbility to carry out tasks in a professional manner and adhere to policies regarding professionalism and boundaries preferredMust demonstrate a compassionate nature and possess strong interpersonal skills preferredAbility to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills preferredProficiency in the English language is requiredComputer proficiency requiredBenefitsAt Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:Competitive pay & weekly paychecksHealth, dental, vision, and life insurance401(k) savings planAwards and recognition programsAbout Maxim Healthcare ServicesMaxim Healthcare Services has been making a difference in the lives of our patients, caregivers, employees and communities for more than 30 years. We offer private duty nursing, skilled nursing, physical rehabilitation, companion care, respite care and behavioral care for individuals with chronic and acute illnesses and disabilities. Our commitment to quality customer service, compassionate patient care, and filling critical healthcare needs makes us a trusted partner wherever care is needed.Maxim Healthcare Services is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by Jobble

Keywords: Maxim Healthcare Services, Alhambra , Companion Caregiver, Healthcare , Alhambra, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Alhambra RSS job feeds