-High School education or equivalent. -Certification as EMT-B; or C.N.A. or -Nursing student having completed at least one clinical rotation. 1 year prior work experience, preferably in a hospital or customer service environment -Computer keyboarding skills preferred. -Good communication skills. -Professional interpersonal skills. -BLS -Ability to move heavy patients on carts and lift 50 lbs. -May be exposed to infectious diseases, violent patient behavior, radiation, chemicals, caustic materials, electrical equipment and hazards associate with their use. -Ability to work weekends, holidays and off-shifts as needed.
To assist the registered nurse with delegated patient care activities and to provide administrative support for the patient care area, including receptionist/secretarial duties, medical chart management, and general administrative and operational support for clinical team. Accountabilities: 1. Demonstrates clinical competence in patient care duties. Assists the nurse with delegated tasks effectively, efficiently and in a thorough manner. 2. Responsible for indirect patient care activities. 3. Communicates effectively with patients, families, staff, physicians, and associates in other departments. 4. Ensures a safe and secure environment. 5. Participates in ongoing education and development. Generic Accountabilities Unit/Department Specific Accountabilities Assuring/Improving Quality Care a)May require assisting other departments in the hospital to provide quality care as needed. Education/Competency a)CPR b)CNA Hours 1600-2000 weekdays, 1000-1400 weekends works every other weekend
Advocate Health Care - 12 months ago