WELL... Let me say it depends on the case/client (Ok) I will share my stuff and my duties and hope it helps you out...
1- Gloves, 2- Hand Sanitizer (*Not better than Antibacterial soap), 3- Watch, 4- Cell Phone, 5- CPR/First Aid Cards, 6- A zip-up school binder with inner folder pockets for my timesheets, care plan, memo pads, clip-board, mapquests to docs, etc. 7- SCRUBS, 8- marker and black ink pens, 9- Extra socks, and 10- *First aid kit always handy. (My BP cuff and Steth not needed as yet)
general housekeeping, clean bathroom/kitchen as needed, shower/shampoo and dress assist, transfer and ambulation assist, assist to bathroom (needs no help toileting) laundry, dishes, maintain clean floors as needed, meal prep, med reminders, take to doc appts. and grocery store, go out for walks, take to community center 2x week, paper and mail reading upon request, answer phones, and provide support and companionship. *Not on care plan- temp, p, bp, resp- but the nurse comes in and does this sometimes.