Accurately documents vital signs and notifies RN immediately of any deviations from the norm in the appropriate patient population. Demonstrates appropriate use of Kardex. Performs/provides various forms of patient care as pertaining to hygiene (i.e. oral hygiene, bath, hair and nail care, back, skin, catheter, etc.)
Demonstrates correct collection and labeling procedures where applicable. Is able to identify patients at risk for skin breakdown and perform preventative care.
A high school diploma or equivalent, with one year of higher education or equivalent preferred. One to three years of health related experience is also strongly preferred. Specialty training as an EKG tech, nurseï¿½s assistant, and/or medical assistant is desirable. Ability to demonstrate skills in CPR and FBAO within 90 days of assuming the position.
Technological knowledge includes electrocardiography, clerical skills, and medical terminology.
Fundamental mathematics along with the ability to effectively communicate in English and to follow English written and verbal instructions in order to accept directions from co-workers and speak with patients.
Primary Location: Miami, Florida
Facility: North Shore Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905031278
About North Shore Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.