I had a good experience working there
Assist Patients (Former Employee) – Medical – November 22, 2016
Midland Health – Midland Memorial Hospital –MedicalUnit
Patient Care Assistants are primarily responsible forthe delivery of care to patients as delegated by a licensed nurse and within the scope of practice. They take vital signs and observe the patient’s physical, and mental condition and report changes in patient immediately to the nurse. PCA are responsible for providing a clean andsafe environment while assisting patients with walking, getting out of bed, changing clothing, eating, and changing bed linens. PCA also help patients with grooming, bathing, hair washing, brushing, and toileting. They encourage and exhibit positive communication and work in partnership with other healthcare team members, patients, visitors, families, and physicians.