The personal care assistant is a paraprofessional member of the private duty team who works under the supervision of a care coordinator and performs various personal care and support services as necessary to meet the clients needs. The personal care assistant is responsible for observing clients, reporting and recording these observations and documenting the services provided.
Essential Functions of the job include:
1. assisting the client with activities of daily living
3. meals (food preparation)
4. keeping the clients living area clean and orderly, as appropriate.
5. Medication reminders
6. Meeting the safety needs of clients and using equipment safely and properly (foot stools, side rails, restraints etc)
7 adhering to documentation and care procedures.
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