7pm - 7am, Full Time, Jewish Hospital
Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 72
Primary Location: KY > LOUISVILLE > JEWISH HOSP 200 ABRAHAM FLEXNER
Job Summary/JobPurpose/Essential Functions
This role is responsible for providing a variety of routine patient careactivities and support services including general clerical and reception dutiesunder 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
Keepspatient's living areas pleasant and orderly
Maintainspatient's self esteem, privacy and confidentiality of personal information.
Providespatients with opportunities for independence and choice consistent with theirplan of care.
Assurespatient's rights are protected and that all patients, families, and significantothers are made aware of patient's rights.
Measures bodyfunctions and documents care provided to patients
Receives andshares information, observes and reports patients condition and any change ofstatus to registered nurse
ProvidesSafety, Sitter services for the patient as assigned
Demonstratesand practices appropriate hand hygiene in delivery of patient care
Otherduties as assigned.
Job Requirements / Qualifications
Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):
High School Diploma or GED required.
BLS must be obtained prior to start of employment
Requisition ID: 2019-R0217942
Market: KentuckyOne Health
Catholic Health Initiative