Certified Home Health Aide

We asked 5275 job seekers about their Certified Home Health Aide. This is what they told us:

  • 52% of job seekers said "help my career progression" was the biggest reason for earning their Certified Home Health Aide
  • 78% said earning their Certified Home Health Aide helped them make more money
  • 90% said earning their Certified Home Health Aide helped them get a job
  • 96% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Certified Home Health Aide

What are people saying about getting a Certified Home Health Aide?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 5,270 responses

78% said earning their Certified Home Health Aide helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 5,271 responses

90% said earning their Certified Home Health Aide helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 5,270 responses

96% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Certified Home Health Aide

Why did you decide to earn your Certified Home Health Aide?

Based on 5,275 responses

Required for my current job
30%
Make more money
28%
Changing careers
29%
Get an edge over other candidates
5%
Help my career progression
52%
Other
16%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 4,210 responses

Home Health Aide View jobs
50%
Nursing Assistant View jobs
30%
Caregiver View jobs
2%
Personal Care Assistant View jobs
1%
Home Care Aide View jobs
1%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Certified Home Health Aide?

3,670 people answered

“Many employers are looking for certification.”

July 19, 2019

“Employers are happy when you already have training.”

July 19, 2019

“Nothing I learned a lot by receiving certificate .”

July 19, 2019

“That it really didn’t make a difference to employers”

July 19, 2019

“being a HHA is a lot of work not just by taking care of the patient but the physical work as well because your constantly picking patients up some have wheelchairs so it does put a strain on your back at times.”

July 19, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Certified Home Health Aide?

4,040 people answered

“The test requires a lot of studying.”

July 19, 2019

“Be sure that this is what you really want to do, it’s a great course.”

July 19, 2019

“Do not start study for it if you don’t patient enough”

July 19, 2019

“I would tell them it’s easy to get the certification and you learn a lot from it.”

July 19, 2019

“I can make great money and the people are really nice”

July 19, 2019
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