care attendant

care attendant

n
(Social Welfare) social welfare (in Britain) a person who is paid to look after one or more severely handicapped people by visiting them frequently and staying when needed, but who does not live in
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Then she would wave to get the attention of a care attendant.
uk/jobs ANIMAL CARE ATTENDANT MIDDLESBROUGH The successful candidate will be committed to providing first-class customer service to visiting clients, and exceptional care to the pets sheltered at the facility.
The Accessible Air Travel Guide notes that travelers requiring special accommodations may ask a TSA officer or supervisor for a passenger support specialist; assistive devices are not counted toward a passenger's carry-on baggage; an air carrier must provide transportation assistance to a passenger with a disability between gates, from the airport entrance to the gate, and from the gate to the entrance of the airport; passengers with disabilities must be provided an adjoining seat if they are traveling with a personal care attendant.
Developed ESL (English as a Second Language) curriculum specifically for the Home Care/Personal Care Attendant workforce, in partnership with Literacy Coalition/English at Work, expanding both work opportunities and income potential upon program completion.
The bill also would eliminate an increased federal matching rate for personal care attendant services that's on track to be provided starting in 2018.
Ramsey County, through the Saint Paul - Ramsey County Public Health Department, seeks a contractor to provide qualified professional health care staff in the classifications of: Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Home Health Aide (HHA), Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH), Registered Dental Assistant (RDA), Medical Assistant (MA), and Personal Care Attendant (PCA) to provide health care services to inmates and detainees at various Ramsey County facilities on a temporary, as-needed basis to supplement County personnel staffing.
They offer to work for the senior citizen as a personal care attendant or helper, professing their sincere love and loyalty.
17 December 2013 - US healthcare information technologies provider Oncologix Tech Inc (OTCMKTS:OCLG) said today that it had taken over local personal care attendant (PCA) healthcare services firm Amian Health Services for an undisclosed sum.
Our four core businesses are SNFs, skilled home health, community home health (personal care attendant service) and hospice.
Kevin Dunwoody and his pal, Billy McCarthy, 44, a care attendant, arrived after a journey involving two trains and two flights.
The home-based care attendant and information staff positions of these two systems provide more job opportunities for the unemployed, resulting in one disadvantaged group providing services to another disadvantaged group.
Another Home LINKS client, Joan (*), was able to stay in her home with her husband and teenage children after her personal care attendant left the job when Joan's MS worsened.