Home Health Aides help nurses and other members of the health care team provide patient care. HHA’s can work in hospitals, nursing homes and long-term facilities under the supervision of licensed health care professionals. They also may work in private homes or psychiatric care settings. Home health aides/home care aides also provide in-home services for those unable to care for themselves or who require assistance with daily living activities. Specific duties may include:
meals and assisting or providing feeding.