Please review below list to make sure you have all items needed prior to creating your profile. Make sure items are not expired.
For more details on below items, visit "Where to Obtain" page.
ALL CANDIDATES NEED TO HAVE:
CPR Card (Click on "Where to Obtain" for a list of providers in your area)
Driver License (if driver) or Photo ID
Car Insurance (if driver)
Social Security Card
Physical Examination (less than 6 mo. old OR 1 yrs. old if no gap of employment > 90 days since date of physical. Print blank form on "Where to Obtain" page)
TB Screening showing NEGATIVE results of TB (see below options):
Option 1 - (TST - Tuberculin Skin Test, aka: PPD). Less than 6 months old, or up to 1 yr. old if no gap of employment (over 90 days) from date of TB test.
Option 2 - (Chest X-Ray) Must be less than 2 years old.
Option 3 - (QFT-G "QuantiFERON-TB Gold blood test") Less than 6 months old, or up to 1 yr. old if no gap of employment (over 90 days) from date of TB test.
Level-2 Background Check (fingerprints results less than 5 yrs. old and visible on AHCA's website. Call us to verify results online if any doubt) AHCA ORI # EAHCA020Z
Authorization to work in USA (for a list of acceptable documents, click "Where to Obtain" and select "Form I-9")
HOME HEALTH AIDES NEED TO HAVE:
Home Health Aide certificate (75 hrs. minimum - For a list of providers, click on "Where to Obtain")
(CEUs) Continuing Education Certificates totaling at least 12 hours.
Must include the following:
Assistance with Self-Administered Medications
CERTIFIED/REGISTERED NURSES AND THERAPISTS NEED TO HAVE:
Liability Insurance (see "Where to Obtain" page for list of providers)
(CEUs) Continuing Education Certificates must be up-to-date (24 hrs. every 2 yrs.)* and must include:
Other certificates as may be needed to perform specific tasks.
* 24 hours CEUs update applies ONLY to those who were initially licensed more than 2 years ago.