Catholic Health Initiatives Patient Care Assistant, Pediatrics, Frazier Rehab in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
Patient Care Assistant, Pediatrics, Frazier Rehab
Nights, Part Time, 7P-7A
This role is responsible for providing a variety of routine patient care
activities and support services including general clerical and reception duties
under the supervision of a registered nurse.
Assists nurse, physicians, and families as needed
Recognizeschanges in patient status and reports appropriate information to registerednurse.
Assistswith admission, transportation and discharge of patients
Demonstratesknowledge of the principals of growth and development over the life span of thepatient to include neonatal, infant, pediatric, adult and geriatric.
Assistspatient with dressing and undressing
Assistspatient with grooming and maintaining proper and clean appearance
Assistspatient with elimination/toileting needs
Assiststhe patient with oral care
Assistspatients in transferring, repositioning, alignment and ambulation
Accommodatespatient’s needs through responding appropriately to patient’s verbal/nonverbalexpressions of needs
Safeguards patient’s property
Keeps patient’s living
areas pleasant and orderly
Maintains patient’s self
esteem, privacy and confidentiality of personal information.
Provides patients with
opportunities for independence and choice consistent with their plan of care.
Assures patient’s rights
are protected and that all patients, families, and significant others are made
aware of patient’s rights.
Measures body functions
and documents care provided to patients
Receives and shares
information, observes and reports patients condition and any change of status
to registered nurse
Provides Safety, Sitter
services for the patient as assigned
Demonstrates and practices
appropriate hand hygiene in delivery of patient care
Otherduties as assigned.
Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required& preferred):
School Diploma or GED required. BLS required.
Experience(required and preferred):
One year nursing assistant experience in acute
or long-term care or successful completion of 1 semester medical/surgical clinical
experience in a nursing program or successful completion of nursing assistant
Job Clinical Support
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-FRAZIER REHAB INSTITUTE
Daily Schedule 7P-7A
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0163235
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.