I was a Home Health Aide from 08/2003 to 03/2005.
I maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor
or case manager.
I checked patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.
I provided patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and
I cared for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
I entertained, conversed with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
I administered prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of physician or as directed by home care nurse or aide, and ensure patients took their medicine.
I planned, purchase, prepare, or serve meals to patients, according to prescribed diets.
I accompanied clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
I directed patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.