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Job Title: Home Health Aide

Hiring Period: Academic Year, Summer | Hourly Pay Rate: $19.00 | Hours per week: 24
On/Off Campus: Off Campus | Work-Study/Non Work-Study: Non Work-Study

Job Description: Medical Aides/Advocates, $19-$21/hour in Private Back Bay Home;

Day/Weekend shifts available.

OPEN to juniors and above, graduate students, or professionals pursuing careers in medicine, nursing and health care careers.

Gain clinical experience, experience direct patient care in one-on -one setting.

Minimum commitment of three 8-hour shifts/week; valid driver's license required CAR HELPFUL. Interest in Holistic therapies a plus.

Client DOES NOT need personal care, but physically limited by chronic illness (CFIDS, seizures, Fibromyalgia neuropathic pain &genetic disorders)
Duties include:
monitoring patient stats, assisting/advocating at medical visits, managing patient's schedule; light housekeeping, errands, some PubMed research, writing summary reports, Word docs/emails on laptop/iPad.

Client seeks aides who are patient, empathetic, nurturing, organized and willing to learn her routine; but a sense of humor and a curious mind are equally important.

Minimum two years of college.

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume

Name/Company: Ruth Allen

Job Number: 27231