CAREGIVERS WE REFER
Just Like Family Home Care (JLFHC)is licensed by the State of Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA). Each caregiver we register for referral to our clients is carefully screened in accordance with AHCA requirements and other applicable laws. During a face-to-face interview, each registrant provides original documents as proof of qualifications. Requirements for eligibility to provide services for clients include:
◾Passing an AHCA Level 2 Fingerprint Background Screening (FDLE and FBI)
◾Carrying Professional Liability Insurance
◾Professional License and/or Certification (verified)
◾Work history and experience; work references
◾Identity verificationthrough government-issued photo ID; Social Security/Tax ID number
◾Ability to speak English; bi-lingual caregivers available on request
◾Proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.
◾Proof of CPR certification
◾Proof of HIV/AIDS training
◾Statement by a medical professional regarding absence of sign/symptoms of communicable diseases
In accordance with Florida Law, all caregivers referred are independent contractors, and not employed by Just Like Family Home Care Registry. It is not the obligation of a nurse registry to monitor, supervise, manage or train the caregiver.
CAREGIVER MATCH GUARANTEE
Our team takes the time to get to know you and understand what your specific needs are. Members of our staff are available to meet with each new client and/or families/guardians to talk through a customized caregiver schedule (time and duties) that may change over time. Compatibility and personality are also considered when making referrals. Our clients can count on flexibility as needs change.
If your referred caregiver is not available for any reason, we will refer a replacement caregiver upon request.
IF YOU ARE NOT HAPPY WITH YOUR REFERRED CAREGIVER FOR ANY REASON, WE WILL REFER ANOTHER CAREGIVER.
FOR CAREGIVERS INTERESTED IN REGISTERING WITH JUST LIKE FAMILY HOME CARE
Just Like Family Home Care (JLFHC) is recruiting RNs, LPNs, CNAs, Home Health Aides, and companions who are experienced, caring, professional, and dependable wishing to work as independent contractors. Once meeting the registration requirements, you will be available to receive referrals to provide private duty home care services to persons requesting such services in Southwest Florida (Collier and Lee Counties).
All caregivers registered with Just Like Family Home Care are independent contractors and are not employees of Just Like Family Home Care.
All Independent Contractor Caregivers must register in person by appointment at our office located at 3200 Bailey Lane, Suite #117, Naples, FL, 34105. You must bring originals of the items listed below. You may call the office at (239) 431-6661 to make an appointment or for guidance on where to obtain any items below marked with an asterisk (*).
◾Florida Department of Heath license for RN, LPN, and CNA
◾HHA certificate demonstrating knowledge in the curriculum and hours mandated by the State of Florida (75 hours)
◾Current Driver License or other government-issued photo ID
◾Proof of eligibility to work in the US
◾Social Security Card/Tax ID (EIN)
◾Proof of current CPR (Must be from American Heart Association, Red Cross or Health & Safety Institute)*
◾HIV/Aids Certificate or proof of at least one hour of training*
◾A statement signed by a physician, physician’s assistant, ARNP, or registered nurse under supervision of licensed physician within the last six (6) months that serves a proof that you are free from communicable diseases*
◾Provide any written references or names, addresses, and phone numbers of clients, registries, or agencies with whom you had previously worked; especially in the 90 days prior to registration
◾Current Professional Liability Insurance*
In addition, all registrants must have a current AHCA Level 2 background fingerprint screening with the determination of ELIGIBLE before providing care to clients. With information you provide during the registration process, JLFHC staff with check your current status with the State of Florida Background Clearinghouse. If required by law, staff can assist you in updating your background status with AHCA; or help you to set up an appointment for fingerprint scanning at an approved location if needed. Any associated fees are covered by the registering contractor.
You may complete a written registration application in person at the office;
or online by clicking the button below.
If you are interested in training to become a Home Health Aide (HHA) or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in accordance with Florida Statute, please visit the link below for information on schools and training programs approved by the Florida Department of Education-Commission for Independent Education (CIE).