Indiana University Health

Home Health Aide IU Health Bloomington Hospital

IU Health Bloomington Hospital

Job Location

IU Health Bloomington Hospital
719 W. 1st Street


Bloomington Operations

Date Posted

January 7, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Days
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

Provides personal care and related services for clients in the home. Job duties include simple treatments, providing personal care and ensuring that the clients' surroundings are clean and orderly. The incumbent has frequent contact with clients, home health staff, and families. Provides the health care team appropriate information regarding changes in client's condition, and family concerns.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Home Health Aide Role

  • Requires certification as a nurse?s aide; or completion of a Home Health Aide training program. Experience preferred.
  • Requires CPR certification.
  • Requires HHA certification and good standing on Indiana?s HHA registry; or requires certification as a nurse?s aide and in good standing on Indiana?s CNA registry.
  • Requires knowledge of procedures for performing assigned tasks.
  • Requires knowledge of how to operate equipment and use supplies.
  • Requires ability to observe client and report changes to RN.
  • Requires knowledge of principles of good personal hygiene and aseptic techniques.
  • Requires ability to work independently in clients' homes.
  • Requires map reading ability and access to reliable transportation in all weather and conditions.
  • Requires the ability to maintain accurate charts and records.
  • Requires ability to organize tasks.
  • Requires good communication and public relations skills.
  • Requires ability to remain alert and concentrate even when frequently interrupted.
  • Requires ability to remain calm in emergency situations.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.