Home Health Aid Program ( HHA)
Home Health Aides provide personal care in the home to people who are physically disabled at any age, individuals with long-term illness and adults with Mental Disabilities (Alzheimer's disease). They help their patients with everyday activities like getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, exercising and grooming. They help with housekeeping and prepare meals. They also provide emotional support to their patients. They work with Social workers, Nurses, Physicians, Patients' family members for the betterment of the patient.
Applicant must be 17 years old or older.
High school diploma or GED certificate
Social Security Card
(If you do not have a HS/GED, you will be required to take the TABE test.)
2 weeks – Day/Evening classes
Hands-on Learning Includes:
Home Health Nursing Skills
Anatomy and Physiology
Nutrition and Infection Control
Students also gain plenty of hands-on-experience during clinical activities.
Mental Health Facilities
Assisted Living Facilities and;