Walker Baptist Medical Center:Located in Jasper, this facility is equipped with 267 beds and specializes in cardiology; orthopedics, including rehabilitation; psychiatric care; urology; and detox therapy.
To provide safe basic patient care, utilizing technical skills, under the direct supervision of a registered professional (RN/LVN). Basic patient care includes, but is not limited to, assistance with activities of daily living, vital signs, and obtaining intake and output.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND SKILLS
Answers call lights and attends to patients as needed.
Assists with filing, order entry, transcription and copying as assigned.
Assists with transferring, moving and repositioning patients. Helps patients with feeding during meals as requested.
Cleans, sterilizes and stocks equipment and supplies as necessary.
Observes patient status and reports to RN on findings.
Responsible for setting up patient rooms appropriately.
Maintains the unit as a clean, safe and comfortable environment to include patient room, lounge, and all other work areas.
Interacts in a professional manner with patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers according to Performance Standards.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Required: Currently enrolled an accredited professional (RN) school of nursing
Preferred: unit secretary experience
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS / REGISTRATIONS
Please note: New hires with expired ACLS cards must complete the ACLS course or present a current ACLS card issued by the American Heart Association within 60 days from hire date.
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Jasper, Alabama
Facility: Walker Baptist Med Ctr
Shift Type: Days
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