Home Health Aide

Priority Home Care, Inc
White Plains
Oct 12, 2016
Nov 07, 2016
Call Centers
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

We are seeking a Home Health Aide to become a part of our team! You will provide routine healthcare to patients at the patient's home. Responsibilities:Provide routine individualized care to the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilitiesMonitor and report changes in patient health status Provide personal care, such as bathing and dressing patients. Qualifications:Experience in hospice, home health, or other related fieldsPositive and patient demeanorAbility to build rapport with patientsAbility to handle physical workload

Company Description:

Priority Home Care, Inc. is a Home Health Care Agency specializing in acute and long term care services, as well as supplemental staffing. Priority is licensed by the New York State Department of Health and accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Organizations. . The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Premier Home Health Care Services, Inc. which was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in White Plains, NY. For over 20 years, Priority Home Care, Inc. has served the greater New York area including the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Nassau, and Westchester. The company provides care to over 400 clients daily and employs a similar number of highly trained, screened, and qualified caregiving staff which includes:
- Personal Care and Home Health Aides
- Companions, Homemakers and Medical Escorts
- Certified Nursing Assistants
- LPNs and RNs
- Live-Ins

Priority has been at forefront of the home care industry for over 20 years and attributes its success to several factors:
- Clinical technology
- Strong operating infrastructure
- Investment in our caregivers through professional and technology training including the latest specialty education programs
- Commitment to excellence and customer service
- Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement monitoring
- Innovative staffing and service models that address state and federal policy and reimbursement changes
- Automated Time and Attendance system
- Company owned Call Center that operates 24-hours a day
- Client satisfaction program
- Senior leadership team with strong industry experience

The company specializes in providing Personal Care, Homemaking, and Skilled Nursing Services to persons enrolled in New York State Medicaid Managed Long Term Care programs or who pay privately, and reside at home or in an Independent/ Assisted Living Community facility.

With over a decade of experience delivering care to residents of Independent and Assisted Living (IL/AL) Communities, Priority has created cost effective service models tailored to these Communities including:
- Move-in socialization services
- Medical and Social Escorts
- AM/PM care
- Medication reminder packages
- Medication pre-pours
- 24 hour care and Live-in services

All service packages are designed to complement the needs of the residents in each Community. A full listing of Private Pay services available in the home or in an IL/AL setting can be found under the Services section of our website.