Certified NursingAssistant, 3 East
Per Diem (PRN)
Palms West Hospital
At Palms West Hospital,we're celebrating 27 years of excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art,204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventativeprograms to elective, major and emergency surgery. What truly differentiates
Palms West from the rest, are our people, a team of dedicated healthcareprofessionals who understand that a hospital stay can be an especially tryingperiod for a family and who do everything they can to make the experience lessstressful. Palms West has established a position of medical leadership bylistening to the needs of people in our community and responding withcompassionate, quality health care and innovative new services that meet thoseneeds.
Located on a spacious94-acre campus in Palm Beach County, the surrounding areas are: Wellington, which is a community known for its abundant parks, quality schools,attractive neighborhoods and equestrian interests. Royal Palm Beach, is10 miles west of the Atlantic Ocean and is located in the central part of PalmBeach County which is in the Southeastern part of the State. Loxahatcheelocated in Palm Beach County Florida is known for its large acreage parcels,new homes, and equestrian community
Palms West Hospital is amember of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HospitalCorporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companiesfor three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one ofEthisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for consecutive years. Joinour tradition of excellence!
We offer a generouscompensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and
Job Description includes but is not limited to:
Working under thesupervision of a nursing, the Patient Care Tech performs various patient careactivities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort ofpatients. The position's tasks and responsibilities include:
Bathes, dresses/undresses patients assist with personal hygiene.
Serves and collects food trays. Assists with patient feeding.
Transports, positions and drapes patients for exams and treatments and assists patients in ambulating.
Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O.
Performs non sterile dressing changes.
Passes and collects bed pans and changes bed linens
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
High School Graduate or equivalent required.
Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider
Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training program or currently enrolled in nursing program with completion of a nursing fundamentals course or certified as an EMT.
Certification as a Nurse Assistant preferred.
Working knowledge of medical terminology.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.