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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.

Students interested in these PAID, teaching assistant/tutoring positions offered by private families in their homes during this time, must be aware of the risks associated with COVID-19 and be personally responsible for minimizing these risks and are encouraged to adhere to federal, state and local guidelines and regulations. As these positions are offered by private families, UMass Amherst is not liable or responsible for any outcomes or situations that arise from participating in any of these opportunities.

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume

Name/Company: Ruth Allen

Job Number: 27231