Maintain a caring, compassionate and professional attitude when according care to the clients.
Practices patience, compassion and empathy when interacting with clients and their families.
Provide clients with assistance for daily living according to client's care plan.
Interact and communicate with client and family in a manner that shows respect and understand importance of improving client quality of life.
Promote social and emotional support for client in accordance to care plan.
Inform Administrator of any changes in client health, behavior or need.
Consistently utilizes Standard Precautions and follow infection control procedures.
Report maintenance needs promptly and take all appropriate safety precautions to prevent injury or risk to the client, self and family.
Promptly report and document any unusual events, suspicion or abuse or neglect and any emergency situations.
Display initiative to complete work without constant supervision.
Fulfill regulatory requirements for annual and continuing education programs.
Display communication skills that include careful listening.
Document and maintain all client-related information according to Morning Star Home Care Services policies.
Perform other duties as assigned which may include; Assisting client in food selection, cooking and dining, wash, dry and arrange client laundry, clean client room, bathroom and common areas, make clients bed. Practice proper body mechanism and proper use of a gait belt when assisting client (if needed).