If you have a heart of compassion and enjoy taking care of people, a career as a Caregiver may be the right opportunity for you. We are looking for qualified, caring, dedicated individuals to add to our caregiver registry. We recognize that the key to our success lies in the Quality of the Caregivers we refer! You are our greatest asset! It can be a difficult decision for a client to hire a caregiver, and they trust us to help with the transition from total independence to recognizing their need for help. Whether the care will be full time or for a few hours a week, it is an important decision that we do not take lightly. That is where you come in!
An Answer to Care is a licensed Nurse Registry that refers Companion Homemakers that can assist clients with light housekeeping, laundry, shopping, errands, and companionship and Home Health Aides and Certified Nurses’ Assistants who offer personal care services such as assistance with bathing, dressing, eating, light housekeeping, laundry, shopping and errands. We also refer licensed nurses who can perform skilled nursing care requested by a client’s physician in compliance with Florida State Laws, such as wound care and medication administration.
We have 2 clients at An Answer to Care...The Patient, and the Caregiver. We are here to find you clients that you can develop long term working relationships with that meet your needs as well as the clients. There are many benefits you will experience in contracting with our Nurse Registry! As an Independent Contractor, you can work as much or as little as you want! You can select your desired days, shifts, assignments, and geographic area. We will look for cases that suit your needs, skills, experience and social style so you can work with clients that you feel comfortable with. Our coordinators continuously work hard to keep you busy so you can focus on your clients’ needs. They will advocate on your behalf to match you with the type of home care cases that you enjoy. And you can choose the home care opportunities that suit your needs, schedule and skills. We receive a wide range of client home care requests including short term post hospital care, long term live in cases, short visits and longer shifts, during the day, and overnight. Let us know what you are looking for and we will try to find a client that meets your needs!
We hope this will be a long standing, mutually beneficial relationship and that you will enjoy being part of our TEAM! If you know of other quality caregivers, please refer them to An Answer to Care! We are always looking to add more great people to our team!
What you need to register:
· Level 2 Background Screening that is Eligible
· HHA Certificate w/Curriculum Or CNA License
· RN or LPN License if a Nurse
· Assist with Self Medication Certificate (2hr)
· Initial HIV Certificate (2 hours)
· Valid CPR Card from American Heart Association, American Red Cross or The Health & Safety Institute
· Documents Authorizing applicant to work in the United States
· Social Security Card
· Driver's License or other valid Photo Identification
· Car Insurance & Vehicle Registration
· Physical- Must be done within the past six (6) months stating applicant is "free of communicable diseases" (not by a Chiropractor)
· Strong command of the English Language
· Professional Liability Insurance
· Any CEUs/Specialty Training you may have (for example Alzheimer's Training)
· Work References
An Answer to Care
6640 S US Hwy 1
Port St Lucie, FL 34952
Lic # NR30211606
Answering the Call to Quality Care!
Click Here to Register
If you send us an email request, we will email you a Registration Packet you can complete at home.
If you need to get a physical or update any of your training, you can contact the Marva at The Medical Training Center in Fort Pierce
Click here for a link to her site to get more info:
fax (772) 461-7165