PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT
White Plains Hospital - White Plains, NY

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High School/GED/Vocational
Position Summary:

Support patient centered care by providing personal care services and other duties to patients while admitted to WPH as directed by primary care nurse assigned to patient. Is responsible patient safety by providing constant observation or constant supervision of patients admitted to WPH or admitted to the Emergency Department. Assists in care activities on nursing units as directed by RN on nursing units. Provides services to multiple patients each day.

Job Responsibilities:

See below. Performs other duties as assigned.

Provide personal care as well as nutritional, socialization and light housekeeping assistance to patient

Recognizes and reports changes in patient’s physical, mental and social status

Performs clinical duties as assigned such as glucoscans, TPRs, BPs, and documents results as required. - will perform duties and tasks assigned by RNs and NTs as defined in patient’s individual plan of care; such as ambulation and toileting.

Will socially interact with patient building interpersonal relationship while caring for patient

Provides support of patient care activities on nursing units

Transports patients to and from tests and procedures and will remain with patient if requested by RN

Participates in Performance Improvement activities as needed

Maintains appropriate documentation in EMR or other nursing unit logs

Education, Training, Licensure and Experience Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required

Successful completion of departmental orientation

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White Plains Hospital is a voluntary, not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of offering high quality, acute...