A Home Health Aide provides medical and non-medical support to clients under the supervision doctor or RN. They assist clients and families in the attainment of physical and emotional comfort.

A well-written resume and cover letter for HHA is very important if you want to be considered for an advertised position of a home health aide. In your resume, you should focus on your skills in providing personal care, rehabilitative and support services, and patient observation.

The following examples will guide you how to write an effective resume for home heath aide job.

See also: Sample Objectives for HHA Resume


Home Health Aide Resume Sample 1


455 Maple Ave ~ Bristol, TN 65211
(004) 333-4444 • gina @ email .com

 Gina Stevens, CNA


Eager to bring equality to clients’ life.

Highly dependable Home Health Aide with a successful track-record of providing bedside care, nutritional assistance and medicine administration to clients of different ages. A compassionate individual who has current CNA certification and full command on basic home health care protocols. Exceptional companionship skills and familiarity with infection control procedures.


– Bedside Care – Personal Care Protocols – Client Transportation
– Feeding Assistance – Personal Hygiene – Exercise Assistance
– Need Assessment – Infection Control – Catheter Care
– Grooming and Dressing – Medicine Administration – Companionship


Home Health Aide
People First, Bristol, TN | 5/2012 to Present

• Enhance client satisfaction level by 60% through delivery of compassionate care and vigilant monitoring
• Revive basic physical activity in many depressed clients by providing high quality companionship and exercise assistance
• Assist clients in bathing, toileting and personal hygiene
• Monitor client’s vital signs on daily basis
• Coordinate with client’s family and physician regarding progress and communicate any changes in health immediately
• Provide high quality companionship to clients and ensure the medicines are being administered as prescribed

Personal Care Assistant
Centura Health, Bristol, TN | 3/2009 to 4/2012

• Delivered life saving first aid to a client having an asthma attack and called an ambulance timely to transport the patient for intensive care as soon as she stabilized
• Assist clients in activities of daily living such as personal grooming, feeding, bathing and toileting
• Administered all prescribed medicines on time
• Accompanied clients to hospital visits and social activities
• Conducted light housekeeping tasks, laundry and grocery shopping


Community College, Bristol, TN – 2009
Diploma in Nursing Assistance

City School, Bristol, TN – 2005
High School Diploma

• Bilingual: English and Spanish
• Load lifting ability: 40 lbs
• MS Word and Excel to generate and compare reports


Home Health Aide Resume Sample 2 (Less/No Experience)



65 Example Avenue ♦ Albany, KY 65987 ♦ (212) 232-9699 ♦ maria @ email . com

OBJECTIVE: Seeking a Home Health Aide position with Albany Care utilizing expertise in providing quality healthcare and service to clients.

• 6 months’ work experience as a Nursing Aide
• Highly skilled in assisting clients with activities of daily living
• Demonstrated ability to perform errands, prepare meals, transport patients, and do laundry and light housekeeping
• Compassionate nature and loving disposition
• Good communication skills

Dressing ● Personal Hygiene ● Shaving ● Ambulation ● Eating Assistance

• Appreciation letter from client – Sep 2015
• [List your achievements (with evidence)]


May 2015 – Dec 2015
Amedisys, Inc. – Albany, KY
Home Health Aide
• Assisted clients with personal hygiene
• Provided nutritional support to elderly
• Performed errands and assisted in laundry
• Reported changes RN t in the patient’s condition
• Helped clients with ambulation and exercise

CNA certification

Home Health Aide Training

Current CPR Card

High School Diploma – 2013

• Automobile insurance
• Current driver’s license