"Caring for those who care"
What is a HCA?
A HCA (Health Care Assistant), Carer, Support Workers, Care Assistant, Personal Assistants, Community Support Worker, Nurses Aid, Nursing Auxiliary, all belong to the same profession but may use different titles depending on the area you work in.
For example you could be working in a Hospital on weekdays and be a HCA and in Home Care at weekends and your title would be a "Carer.”
Health Care Assistants/Carers provide the majority of direct patient care and make up the largest group of employees working in health care facilities today.
Health Care Assistants are a vital part of the healthcare team for patients and clients in a variety of healthcare settings. Making a difference in the lives of patients of all ages. HCAs work in many care settings, Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Hospices, Respite Centres, Day Care, Home Care, Residential Homes to name some.