The skills section for a home health aide resume lets you state your specific training and education or outline individual qualities that would be advantageous for your prospective employer. This section of Home Health Aide Resume can also be called as Strengths, Qualifications, Profile, or Capabilities.

In this section, you will be able to draw hiring manager’s attention towards your most relevant skills gained through paid or unpaid work experience and education while keeping in mind the specific requirements and characteristics of the position you hope to fill.

 

Skills for a Home Health Aide Resume

• Demonstrated ability to assist clients with activities of daily living so that they can function independently in their homes
• Well versed in light housekeeping and meal preparation
• In-depth knowledge of maintaining proper infection control measures following standard control guidelines
• Self directed with the ability to work with little or no direct supervision
• Comprehensive knowledge of taking proper measures for client safety and comfort
• Demonstrated tact, patience and excellent personal hygiene
• Able to give detailed and accurate written reports to agency
• Thorough understanding of assisting with ambulation
• Ability to read and follow written instructions and care documents
• Hands-on experience in submission of clinical records, visit notes and every day time summaries
• Excellent patient care and customer service skills
• Professional appearance and ability to comply with agency dress code
• Proven ability to communicate clinical information in an accurate and friendly manner
• Ability to communicate well with managers and co-workers
• Dedicated and careful – high level of accuracy and attention to detail
• Bilingual: Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Spanish
• Computer: Skilled in MS Office Suite