Michael is a Home Attendant working for a disabled person. He shares what his responsibilities are in this job, how he found the position and what he's learned since getting into in-home health support service. It is rewarding to do things for people who can't do things for themselves.
Home health and personal care aides help people who are disabled, chronically ill, or cognitively impaired. They also help older adults who may need assistance. They help with activities such as bathing and dressing, and they provide services such as light housekeeping. In some states, home health aides may be able to give a client medication or check the client's vital signs under the direction of a nurse or other healthcare practitioner.
Short-term on-the-job training
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