The Professional Home Health Aide

 

Home health aides (HHAs) perform the most basic needs for patients, whenever there is a need for assistance with personal care. However, an aide’s job does not end when they have seen to the physical needs of a patient. This is an occupation that requires a deep reservoir of compassion and a genuine desire to make people comfortable and happy

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-SRC-0-PHHA

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (3 Match)

Florida Board of Nursing - Certified Nursing Assistants

1.0 HOURS


This is not an accredited course for professional license renewal. Florida CNAs may use this inservice toward meeting their annual inservice requirement.This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (ALL Direct Care Workers)

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CE1730003

Non-Licensed Direct Care (DSP, HHA, CNA, DCW, PCA, IHA, NA)

1.0 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-SRC-0-PHHA
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2021
Learning Objectives:
Define HHA and discuss personal appearance.
Practice professional communication skills with patients, co-workers, and management and respect confidentiality.
Maintain professional certification through on the job skills training and ongoing continuing education programs.

Outline:
Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Professionalism in Personal Appearance
Section 3: Professionalism in Communication With Co-Workers
Section 4: Respecting Confidentiality
Section 5: Personal Responsibility
Course Contributor
References
Exam

Instructor: Faith Williams, RN, BS in HCA
Faith is a registered nurse and earned a BS in Health Care Administration at St. Leo College in St. Leo, Florida. She has an extensive background in home health education, nursing and healthcare administration. Subsequent to the years in home health, she has worked for companies who provide on-line education to healthcare providers and workers in the acute and subacute markets. She has authored various education programs and procedure manuals, as well as presented to and educated both clinical staff and the general public.  Disclosure: Faith Williams, RN, BS in HCA has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: entry level Direct Care Workers; in the following settings: Home Health.
Relias Learning will be transparent in disclosing if any commercial support, sponsorship or co-providership is present prior to the learner completing the course.
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All courses offered by Relias Learning, LLC are developed from a foundation of diversity, inclusiveness, and a multicultural perspective. Knowledge, values and awareness related to cultural competency are infused throughout the course content.
To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous Distance Learning with interactivity which includes quizzes with questions/answers, and posttests.
Accommodations
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Customer Support by calling (800) 381-2321 or emailing [email protected]