Good SamaritanHospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital in theheart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose,California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Recognizednationally for quality and safety, it has an 'A' from The Leapfrog Group andhas been voted a "Family Favorite" hospital for more than ten years. It is oneof only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding AchievementAward from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer fourconsecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-riskobstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is aJoint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited ChestPain Center.
The Cardiovascular Telemetry teams are dedicated,healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Good SamaritanHospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.
Schedule: 0.8 (32 hours per week),Shift: Nights with weekend rotate
The primary focus of this role is to provide treatments andservices for patients, which do not require state licensure.
Under thedirection of the licensed staff, as a member of the patient care team, this jobwill provide for the hygiene and personal care, nutritional support, vitalsigns, weight, intake and output, specimen collection, ambulation/physicalactivities, postmortem care, basic emergency procedures, oxygen setup, hemoculttesting, fluid collection from measurement drainage systems.
Promotes acooperative working relationship with care team members, physicians, otherdisciplines and the public by facilitating and enhancing communication,displaying honesty and respect, displaying sensitivity to social, cultural andage differences, and expressing and accepting feedback in a professionalmanner. Supports themission, philosophy and goals of Good Samaritan Hospital.
Meets andexceeds all performance expectations of Clinical Assistant I.
MINIMIUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
Work requires the level of generaleducational development normally acquired through the completion of high schoolor its equivalent. CNA certificate orsuccessful completion of basic nursing skills class.
CurrentBasic Life Support (BLS) certification.
Ability toanswer questions, obtain information from various sources and to solvenon-complex issues.
Interpersonalskills necessary in order to communicate effectively with co-workers, patients,families and medical staff
Ability toutilize computerized patient care management system. Knowledge of basic computer skills preferred.
Ability tounderstand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must read, write and verbally communicate inthe English language.
Work isperformed in accordance with established procedures, however incumbents mustorganize work and adapt to rapidly changing tasks and priorities.
Mustmaintain confidentiality and privacy according to hospital policy.
Ability totranscribe orders, comprehend and communicate complicated verbal and writteninstructions. Perform basic arithmeticcalculations for ordering and charging supplies.
Previousexperience with computerized ordering and documentation syste
Six months to one year ClinicalSecretary experience preferred.