Testimonial

tmI was excited when I found out about Chancellor's practical nursing program. It has always been my dream of becoming a nurse because I enjoy being an advocate for patients. I fell in love with the flexible scheduling and the state-of-the-art simulation lab.

Wayne Fields, Jr.
Prospective Student

Academic Programs - Home Health Aide

     
Home Health Aide - Bright Outlook

Course Outline:
  • Verbal & Written Communications
  • HIV/AIDS Education
  • Laws & Ethical Standards for Home Health Aides
  • Physical Comfort and Patient Safety
  • Nutrition
  • Infection Control Procedures
  • Home Health Care
  • CPR-Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Responsibilities:
Provide routine individualized healthcare such as changing bandages and dressing wounds, and applying topical medications to the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities at the patient's home or in a care facility. Monitor or report changes in health status. Additionally, responsibilities may also provide personal care such as bathing, dressing, and grooming of patient.

There are 8 recognized apprenticeable specialties associated with this occupation: Home Health Aide; HHA Disabilities Specialty; Health Support Specialist; Health Support Specialist; HHA Hospice and Palliative Care Specialty; Home Health Aide; HHA Dementia Care Specialty; HHA Mentor Specialty

Wages and Employment Trends: National

Median wages (2012)

$10.01 hourly, $20,820 annual

Employment (2012)

875,000 employees

Projected growth (2012-2022)

Much faster than average (22% or higher)

Projected job openings (2012-2022)

590,700

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  Institutional Licensures


Chancellor Institute is licensed by:
  Florida Commission for
  Independent Education
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  Florida Department of Health
  Medical Quality Assurance

  Florida Board of Pharmacy


  Florida Board of Nursing

  Contact Information


For more information, please contact us at the address and telephone number shown, feel free to email us, or send us your comments and questions.

5648 West Atlantic Blvd.
Margate, FL 33063
Office: (954) 532-2680
Fax:    (954) 590-8478
E-mail: info@ichancellor.org