Home Health Aide Miami

 

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75 Hours: 3.75 Weeks
Credential Issued: Diploma

Program Objectives:
Upon completion of the and will qualify for employment as Home Health Aides, working for Home Health Agencies approved for Medicare and Medicaid coverage.

Program Description:
The students of the Home Health Aide program will be prepared to perform the home health care duties and physical comfort and safety for patients, residents and clients at their homes. The student will be prepared in the patient care procedures, principles of nutrition, care of the elderly, apply principles of infection control and assist with rehabilitative activities. Upon completion of the program the student will receive a diploma. The student may be working as Home Health Aide as soon as the Diploma is received.

Prerequisites:
Meet admissions requirements.

Program Outline

Course # Course Title Clock Hours Lab Hours
HIV106 HIV/AIDS Seminar 3 1
HHA101 Home Health Care-Foundation of patient care 4
HHA102 Understanding your clients 7
HHA103 Client care, Special clients and special needs 20 30
HHA104 Home Management and Nutrition 6
CPR105 BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR) 3 1
Totals 43 32

 

Textbooks
Mosby’s Essentials for Nursing Assistant, 8th Edition, by Sheila A. Sorrentino, RN, MSN, PhD; Leighann Remmert, BSN, RN and Bernie Gorek, BS, MA, Imprint: Mosby, ISBN: 978-0-323-08067-5, Copyright: 2012Tuition & Fees
Registration fee is due before the first day of class. Students will not be officially enrolled in Healing Hands Institute until registration fees are fully paid. Any students owing money to Healing Hands Institute, regardless of the debt, will not be permitted to graduate:Payment Methods
The school is not approved for Title IV funding. The school does not offer Financial Aid. The admission’s representative provides information about payment plans and/or Academic Scholarship. Advisement includes determining if the individual wants to pay in full or make a deposit and pay the balance in installments. Tuition and fees may be paid by credit card, check, or money order at the Finance Department.On or before the first day of the Course Period, the students should have either:

  • Paid program cost in full
  • or paid Non-Refundable fees, listed above, in full and be elected to participate in a Payment Plan that allows students to pay in installments

All late payments will have a penalty of $25 late fee charge to the account.