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This position works at the direction of the Registered Nurse providing patient care and general duties in the organization. Provides direct care for the patients as assigned, answers call lights, and performs courier and transporter functions. Collects data through a variety of means including observation and through the use of instrumentation. Assists in the provision of care to patients of all age groups.
Assists the Registered Nurse in the process of admitting, transferring and discharging of patients, including notifying appropriate individuals and departments. Assists in the environmental orientation of patients, preparation of patient rooms, taking partial histories, and securing patient valuables and belongings.
Performs routine patient care tasks such as taking and recording vital signs, collecting specimens, and applying compresses and dressings.
Assists patients with mobility by performing active and passive range of motion, lifting, turning, repositioning and with ambulation.
Provides measures for patient comfort and hygiene.
Obtains, places, discontinues and removes patient equipment and supplies.
Monitors and observes patient status. Collects, records, and communicates data as per policy and procedure.
Performs courier and transportation services.
Required Education: 2 year Associates Degree
Preferred: 4 year Bachelors Degree
Required: Obtain RN License within 90 days. If requirement not met due to board failure, must be obtained within 60 days of fail date. Failure to obtain within the extended period will result in immediate removal from position. BLS certification through AHA.
Performs repetitive tasks/motions
Hears alarm bells, telephone, and other sounds
Hears normal conversation
Have good manual dexterity
Have good eye-hand-foot coordination
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Have clarity of vision: far (>20')
Reads and interprets written/oral instructions
Sets and meets deadlines, prioritizes work and works independently
Identifies and understands issues and problems
Examines data and draws logical conclusions demonstrating the ability to apply high levels of critical thinking and understanding
Expresses or exchanges ideas by means of oral or written communications
Organize thoughts and ideas into understand terminology
Must be flexible and able to adapt to change
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We'll also reward your hard work with:
Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
Prescription drug coverage
Flexible spending accounts
Life insurance w/AD&D
An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
Paid time off
And much more
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Nights (United States of America)
Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - Mercy St. Charles
All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health
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