Unit Description: The Neurology/Neurosurgery Unit is a 31 bed unit located on 4North at TMH. Of these, 6 beds are dedicated as NIMCU. Our NIMCU offers full cardiac monitoring, videography and hemodynamic monitoring. The staff on these unit provides care for those patients with closed head injuries, spinal cord injuries, strokes, epilepsy, meningitis, fractures, back surgeries, and major trauma. From admission to discharge, the RN interactively coordinates the patient's plan of care with other members of the multidisciplinary team.
Job Description: Assist patients in carrying out activities of daily living (bathing, dressing, grooming, feeding, ambulating, toileting, etc.). Responsible for patient safety and implementing preventive skin care measures. Document I&O, V/S, etc. Functions under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical Nurse.
Education: High School Diploma/GED and Nurse Tech/CNA Course required . May substitute directly related experience for required education on a 1:1 basis.
Experience: 1 year of patient care experience preferred.
Hiring Range: $8.60 - $10.32 per hour
Acceptance of a Patient Care Assistant position requires the completion of mandatory hospital Orientation for a full week, Monday-Friday 8a-5p.
Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation may be required.
Tallahassee Memorial - 24 months ago
Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare (TMH) aims to take the hassle out of health care. The community health system serves residents of...