The skills section for a home health aide resume enables you to mention 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 transferable skills gained through paid or unpaid work experience and education while keeping in mind the specific needs of employer and characteristics of the HHA position you hope to fill.


Sample Skills for 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

• Competent at maintaining proper infection control measures following standard control guidelines

• Self directed individual who has the ability to work with little or no direct supervision

• Recognized for taking proper measures for client safety and comfort

• Demonstrated tact, patience and excellent personal hygiene

• Able to create detailed and accurate written reports and provide the same to agency

• Special talents for assisting clients with transportation and ambulation

• Ability to read and follow written instructions and care documents

• Hands-on experience in submission of clinical records, visit notes and 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

• Profound 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