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) 693-5907 • gina @ email .com

 Gina Stevens, CNA


HOME HEALTH AIDE

Helping clients to bring quality to their lives.

PERFORMANCE SUMMARY
Highly dependable Home Health Aide with a successful track record of providing bedside care, nutritional assistance and medicine administration to the clients of different ages. Provides continuous attention to clients’ non-medical needs and maintains safe, clean and orderly environment.

Compassionate and dignified, with exceptional companionship skills and familiarity with infection control procedures. Well-versed with basic home health care protocols. Bilingual: English and Spanish.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

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

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

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

• Enhance client satisfaction level 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, walking 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
• Assisted clients in activities of daily living such as personal grooming, feeding, bathing and toileting
• Prepared and served nutritious meals as per instructions of supervisor
• Accompanied clients to hospital visits and social activities
• Performed light housekeeping tasks, laundry and grocery shopping

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION

Current TN Certified Nursing Assistant

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

TECHNOLOGY SKILLS
• MS Word and Excel to generate and compare reports

ADDITIONAL STRENGTHS
• Load lifting ability: 40 lbs
• Flexible Schedule
• Current driver’s license and own a reliable vehicle

 

 

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

 

 

MARIA JOHNSON

65 Brampton Avenue ♦ Albany, KY 65987 ♦ (000) 232-9699 ♦ maria @ email . com


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

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

SPECIAL SKILLS
Dressing ● Personal Hygiene ● Shaving ● Ambulation ● Eating Assistance

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

WORK EXPERIENCE

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

EDUCATION, TRAINING & CERTIFICATION
CNA certification

Home Health Aide Training

Current CPR Card

High School Diploma – 2013

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
• Automobile insurance
• Current driver’s license