Home health and personal care aides Home health and personal care aides help people who are disabled, chronically ill, or cognitively impaired. They also help older adults who may need assistance. They help with activities such as bathing and dressing, and they provide services such as light housekeeping. signs under the direction of a nurse or other healthcare practitioner. There are no formal education requirements for home health and personal care aides. Home health aides working in certified home health or hospice agencies must get formal training and pass a standardized test.
ENTRANC E REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants who are not beyond the compulsory school age must have earned a high school diploma or a general equivalency diploma