Patient Care Assistant - Full Time Days
Posted on: May 27, 2023
Under the supervision of an RN, performs basic patient care activities.
Work Schedule: Full Time Days
Performs basic patient care activities as delegated and supervised by an RN, including but not limited to, monitoring vital signs, taking blood glucose measurements and recording intake and output.
Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living, including but not limited to, bathing, grooming and eating.
Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
Assists with keeping unit(s) and patient rooms stocked, clean, and orderly. Performs administrative/clerical duties as assigned. May assist with arranging patient transfers.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
* Basic Life Support
Minimum Required Education: None required.
Required Licensure/Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider within 30 days of hire.
Minimum Experience: None required.
The pay range for this position is: $18.00 - $23.40 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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