Certified Nursing Assistants and Home health Aides
Certified Nurse Assistants and Home health aide duties include:
•Assisting with activities of daily living including bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, eating, and meal preparation
•Overseeing safety precautions
•Assisting with household tasks patients cannot do for themselves like light housekeeping and laundry
•Assisting with ambulation and transfers (Assisting the patient in an out of bed and/or transferring to or from a wheelchair)
•Assisting with exercise and recommended range of motion activities
•Assisting with medications that are ordinarily self-administered
•Reporting changes in the patient’s condition
•Providing nutritional support, and educating the patient on proper nutrition
•Other supportive tasks as assigned
•Taking the patient’s vital signs and recording the
•Assisting the patient by going with them to doctor’s visits, shopping, and other errands.
•Spending time with the patient for various activities, such as going to the park, reading, talking, or playing games.