Home Health Aide Training
Home Health Aide Program
Are you interested in becoming a Home Health Aide?
Broward-Miami Health Institute is dedicated to helping you achieve your goals of becoming a Home Health Aide care provider. Our Home Health Aide Training program includes the 75-Hour Diploma required for employment of Medicare and/or Medicaid Agencies or for the 40 Hour Private Care HHA Certification.
If you are looking for a Home Health Aide (HHA) school to help get your trained as a Home Health Aide, look no further. Regardless of your current HHA certification or other medical training needs, Broward-Miami Health Institute can help!
Broward-Miami Health Institute also offers online and in-class healthcare training CEUs that are approved through such agencies as CE-Broker, Florida Board of Nursing, and Florida Department of Elder Affairs. We offer a variety of in-service CEU training courses that include topics such as HIV/AIDS, Med Tech, Alzheimer’s, Prevention of Medical Errors, and Domestic Violence, plus many more.
Why choose Broward-Miami Health Institute?
- Licensed by Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education
- Instructors are approved with Florida Board of Nursing CEU course provider
- Approved Florida Department of Elder Affairs Training Vendor
- Approved Prometric In-Facility Test Center
Our goal is to provide you the education and training you need to become a healthcare provider. Being a healthcare provider takes knowledge, experience, and time. We are here for you every step of the way so you can help those in need with the utmost professionalism and care.
Level II Background Fingerprint for Employment done onsite $90
Week 1: Foundational Skills: Communication and Problem-Solving and Core Skills - Personal Care Aide
- Orientation to training, role of HHA, respecting differences & culture.
- Communication skills & problem solving techniques, orientation to home care, infection control.
- Body mechanics & working with elders, assisting with self-administered medications.
- Safety and emergency, assisting with activities of daily living (ADLs).
- Work with clients with physical disabilities and assisting with instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs).
Week 2: Core Skills - Personal Care Aide and Expanded Skills of the Home Health Aide
Knowledge, attitudes, and skills needed to carry out the responsibilities of a HHA to assist clients with health-related tasks.
Complex modified diets, vital signs, prescribed exercises & prescribed medical equipment.
Skin and wound care, dressing changes, and ostomy care.
Limitations of a home health aide.
Hospice, death and dying
I really want to become a registered nurse but I wanted to get my hands wet in the field first. I feel extremely prepared to work in the home care field after taking this HHA course.
Course was Simple and Easy to Learn
The HHA course was paced just right, I learned a lot! I was given plenty of time to demonstrate what I learned to make sure I can preform skills correctly.
I am glad I chose this School
At first, I wasn’t sure about my career path but I needed a job right away. This was the best decision I’ve made during this era.
Monday – Friday (Day classes) 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Monday – Friday (Evening classes) 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed
You can contact us via email, by phone or walk in.