Home Health Aides

Civilian:

Provide routine individualized healthcare such as changing bandages and dressing wounds, and applying topical medications to the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities at the patient's home or in a care facility. Monitor or report changes in health status. May also provide personal care such as bathing, dressing, and grooming of patient.

Job Titles

  • Care Giver
  • Caregiver
  • Certified Home Health Aide
  • Certified Medical Aide (CMA)
  • Certified Nurse Assistant

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Nationwide Salary Average*

Civilian:
$20,820

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