State of Georgia
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Health Aide - Part Time
at State of Georgia
The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and DevelopmentalDisabilities (DBHDD), is seeking qualified candidates for the position of HealthAid/Part-Time at Georgia Regional Hospital - Atlanta, located inDecatur, GA.
Thisis an hourly, part-time positions with no benefits.
Provide basic patientcare and work with patients/clients to develop daily living skills May takevital signs.
JobResponsibilities & Performance Standards:
Answers clients callsignals
Assists inadministration of medications and treatments, takes vital signs
Bathes, grooms, shavesand dresses clients
Conducts activities forrecreation and socialization
Ensures safety andsecurity of clients
Feeds clients who areunable to feed themselves
Observes and documentspatient data, behavior and activity
Prepares clients fortreatment or examination
Provides client care bysupplying and emptying bedpans, applying dressings and supervising exerciseroutines
Provides clients withhelp walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed
Transports and/oraccompanies clients to treatment units, using a wheelchair or stretcher
Turns and re-positionsbedridden clients, alone or with assistance, to prevent bedsores.
Dueto the volume of resumes/applications received, we are unable to provideinformation on application status by phone or email. Please be assuredthat your resume/application will be evaluated and we will contact you if weneed clarification or additional information. Only thoseapplicants selected for an interview will be contacted by the hiring agency.
Thisposition is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool hasbeen identified.
Six months experience inmental health or medical experience
For some Health Aide positions, experience working in the correctionalsystem/recent military service may be helpful