Princeton Baptist Medical Center:Located in Birmingham, this hospital is equipped with 505 beds and serves 53,000 people for primary and emergency care. Princeton is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, and is committed to contributing to the future of health care through its clinical research and medical residency program. Princeton offers fast, life-saving response times for patients with chest pain or stroke symptoms; cardiology, including structural heart and valve care; orthopedics, including rehabilitation; psychiatric care; a comprehensive sleep center; and a Comprehensive Bariatrics Center, providing surgical and non-surgical weight-loss procedures.
To provide safe basic patient care, utilizing technical skills, under the direct supervision of a registered professional (RN/LVN). Basic patient care includes, but is not limited to, assistance with activities of daily living, vital signs, and obtaining intake and output.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND SKILLS
Answers call lights and attends to patients as needed.
Assists with filing, order entry, transcription and copying as assigned.
Assists with transferring, moving and repositioning patients. Helps patients with feeding during meals as requested.
Cleans, sterilizes and stocks equipment and supplies as necessary.
Observes patient status and reports to RN on findings.
Responsible for setting up patient rooms appropriately.
Maintains the unit as a clean, safe and comfortable environment to include patient room, lounge, and all other work areas.
Interacts in a professional manner with patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers according to Performance Standards.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Required: Currently enrolled an accredited professional (RN) school of nursing
Preferred: unit secretary experience
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS / REGISTRATIONS
Please note: New hires with expired ACLS cards must complete the ACLS course or present a current ACLS card issued by the American Heart Association within 60 days from hire date.
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Facility: Princeton Baptist Med Ctr
Shift Type: Days
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