The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental
Disabilities (DBHDD), is seeking qualified candidates for the
position of Health Aide 1 at Georgia Regional Hospital - Atlanta,
located in Decatur, GA.
Job Grade B
Various Shifts Available:
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 PM - 7:30 AM
Provide basic patient care and work with patients/clients to
develop daily living skills. May take vital signs.
Answers clients call signals
Assists in administration of medications and treatments, takes
vital signs, and/or draws blood or collects other bodily fluids, as
directed by a physician or nurse
Bathes, grooms, shaves and dresses clients
Conducts activities for recreation and socialization
Ensures safety and security of clients
Feeds clients who are unable to feed themselves
Observes and documents patient data, behavior and activity
Prepares clients for treatment or examination
Provides clients with help walking, exercising, and moving in
and out of bed
Transports and/or accompanies clients to treatment units, using
a wheelchair or stretcher
Receives additional training, as required, to gain full
proficiency and experience in all
Due to the volume of resumes/applications received, we are
unable to provide information on application status by phone or
email. Please be assured that your resume/application will be
evaluated and we will contact you if we need clarification or
additional information. Only those applicants selected for an
interview will be contacted by the hiring agency.
This position is subject to close at any time once a
satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
FOR THIS TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT, STATE LAW REQUIRES A NATIONAL AND
STATE BACKGROUND CHECK AS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT.
High school diploma or GED.