Patient Care Assistant – 5 North

Category : Healthcare
Location/City : TX - Houston
Id : 26904


We are searching for a Patient Care Assistant – someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you'll perform a variety of routine and specialized patient care activities, as assigned, under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN). Care will be delivered that incorporates Family Centered Care in a cost-effective manner and is developmentally and age appropriate for the patient population.
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Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Assists with the collection and documentation of patient/family data
  • Provides high quality, cost effective patient care in collaboration with the RN and in conjunction with the patient/family
  • Assists in identifying patient/family response to care provided
  • Maintains accountability for development of self and participates in development of others
  • Demonstrates commitment to team, flexibility, professional/interpersonal communication, and customer service skills
  • Participates in achieving hospital/unit goals

Skills & Requirements
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One of the following:
  • Completion of a formal nursing assistant educational program or certification (e.g. Diploma/Course/Certificate/Associates Degree/etc. completed in a Certified Nurse Assistant, Medical Assistant, or similar clinical education program)
  • One (1) year of direct patient care experience
  • Currently enrolled in a BSN degree program with one clinical rotation completed at the time of hire
  • Knowledge of nursing care
  • Ability to perform tasks for numerous patients and communicate effectively with the team
  • Ability to utilize monitoring equipment, basic patient care equipment, computer terminal and telecommunications equipment

EOE-M/F/V/D

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