Unit Support Aide - St. Camillus - 40 hours
Holy Family Hospital - Methuen, MA

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Summary: Assists the health care team in implementing the plan of care.

Responsibilities:
  • Assists with preparation for patient’s discharge (e.g., check belongings, get wheelchair & escort patient out).
  • Seeks assistance as needed from appropriate resources and recognizes the need for emergency intervention.
  • Promotes learning for colleagues and self, functions as a preceptor.
  • Proactively identifies risk to patient safety and identifies opportunities to reduce medical/health care errors (i.e., appropriate reporting of errors/incidents).
  • Identifies ethical issues and reports them to the RN.
  • Reports in a timely manner to the primary RN the patient’s complaint of pain.
  • Transports patients to & from different areas of hospital safely and efficiently.
  • Assists the staff in trasferring patients to and from stretchers, wheelchairs, etc.
  • Maintains and restocks supplies & equipment (e.g., gloves, oxygen tanks, wheelchairs, stretchers, etc.) and precaution carts.
  • Reports malfunctioning equipment.
  • Supports hourly rounding in the department. Incorporates the 4P's during rounding - Pain, Potty, Positioning, Personal Possessions. A
  • ssists in maintaining an orderly, clutter-free and clean environment.
  • Aheres to Infection Control policies. Deliver and pick up of supplies, meds, labs, etc. to and from other departments.
Requirements: BSL Required

Hours: 40 hours

Schedule: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Union: SEIU

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