FREE ADVANCED HOME HEALTH AIDE TRAINING PROGRAM

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ADVANCED HOME HEALTH AIDE (AHHA)
TRAINING AT CITY TECH

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Become a Certified Advanced Home Health Aide (AHHA) in 6 weeks
Training starts *Fall 2019


What does a Certified Advanced Home Health Aides do?
Certified Advanced Home Health Aides work under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, and are authorized to administer medications which are routine or pre-filled or packaged in a manner that promotes relative ease of administration to patients in stable health.

What are some Advanced Home Health Aide Tasks?

  • Measure and document vital signs
  • Administer medications that are routinely taken by patient as directed by RN – via
    mouth, eye, ear, nose, or on skin
  • Administer by syringe subcutaneously or intramuscularly medications that are routinely taken by patient as directed by RN
  • Assist with daily living tasks – dressing, organizing patient schedule, planning
    appointments
  • Prepare meals according to dietary specifications

What are the Requirements to Apply?
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must posses High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be able to read, speak and write English and have basic math skills
  • Must be certified Home Health Aide currently listed on NYS Home Care Registry
  • Must have at least one-year experience as certified home health or personal care aide
  • Must be CPR or BCLS certified