Fingerprint-based background checks help to safeguard our clients and strengthen public confidence in the integrity of public and private facility. Here at Pacific Home Care, we support nurse care and assistance across Washington State, all of whom pay careful attention to the qualifications and background of potential new hires and applicants for certification. http://www.dshs.wa.gov/bccu/
Washington State Background Check
The Criminal Records Privacy Act specifies criminal history dissemination guidelines. Conviction data may be released without restriction. Non-conviction information is not available to the public. Legislation requires that information be kept about the person requesting the report, such as target of the search, the name of the person requesting the search, and date the search was conducted. https://fortress.wa.gov/wsp/watch/
Experienced in Care Giving
Family caregivers play a critical role in our health and long term care system by providing a significant proportion of the care for both the chronically ill and aging. Estimates suggest that there are currently over 44 million Americans age 18 and older providing unpaid assistance and support to older people and adults with disabilities who live in the community.http://www.apa.org/about/gr/issues/cyf/caregiving-facts.aspx
NAR/ Basic Core Training
Also known as nursing aides, these professionals perform basic day-to-day tasks to support the entire medical team in properly caring for ill, injured or disabled people. At most facilities, nursing assistants work under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN), licensed practicalnurse (LPN) or other medical staff. https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=what+is+a+nursing+assistant
Food Handlers Education
Our staff incorporates food handling supervision for the safety and wellness of our clients. Proper refrigeration, cooling techniques, container care and handling is very important for the clients and staff. Either it is self serving preparation, meal planning and help to feed, we make sure our staff is educated and patient when it comes to meal times.
(1) Each employee and volunteer must have the results of a one step Mantoux TB skin test prior to starting work.(2) New employees and volunteers do not need a TB skin test if they have written proof of:(a) A negative Mantoux TB test in the twelve months prior to you hiring them;(b) A previously positive Mantoux TB test with documented proof of treatment or a negative chest X ray; or(c) Medication therapy to treat TB.(3) Your staff and volunteers must be retested for TB when you are notified that any of the staff or volunteers have been exposed to TB. They must comply with the direction of the local health jurisdictions. http://www.doh.wa.gov/Portals/1/Documents/Pubs/343-119-WATBLaws.pdf
Bloodborne Pathogen Training
Fingerprint-based background checks help to safeguard our clients and strengthen public confidence in the integrity of public and private facility. Here at Pacific Home Care, we support nurse care and assistance across Washington State, all of whom pay careful attention to the qualifications and background of potential new hires and applicants for certification.
Red Cross First Aid, CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and AED (automated external defibrillator) training and certification meets the needs of workplace responders, professional rescuers school staffs, professional responders and healthcare providers, as well as the general public. We offer both certified and non-certified training options. Select a category below to access course descriptions and materials. http://www.redcross.org