Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.
Parkland Medical Center, an 86-bed acute care facility, is located in the heart of Derry, New Hampshire. We are a Trauma III facility that offers a wide range of services such as heart and vascular care, robotics surgery, interventional spine and pain care, and behavioral health. Through our partnerships with The Lahey Hospital & Medical Center and the New England Heart Institute (NEHI), we bring specialized medicine by highly skilled physicians, innovative approaches to treatment and advanced technology to our communities.
Not only do our patients come first, but our employees do too! We provide a total compensation package to make sure your needs are met. Choose the medical coverage package that best suits you. Look after your loved ones while still getting paid with our Paid Family Leave. Plan for your future with our matching 401k or opt-in for several other benefits including tuition assistance, student loan repayment, family and medical flex spending accounts, life insurance, dental and identity theft protection.
HCA is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Patient Safety Attendant to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!
Essential Functions include but are not limited to:
Remains in constant attendance observing the patient unless relieved by another staff member
Monitors and observes patient's behavior, condition and safety
Reports any change to nursing staff immediately
Obtains shift report and plan of care for shift from assigned RN
Calls nursing staff to attend to patient care needs
Anticipates need for assistance in providing safety for patient
Competent in proper use of restraints
Orients and reorients patient as appropriate
Engages patient in therapeutic activities, if appropriate
Maintains cleanliness of patient care area
Communicates effectively with physicians, other providers, patients and families
Promotes internal and external customer satisfaction
Builds and promotes a culture of service excellence and continuous improvement
Works as scheduled and is compliant with Attendance and Tardiness Policy
Qualifications and Experience:
Required: Health care experience or experience with ill and/or confused patients; American Heart Association BLS and CPI within 3 months of hire
Preferred: New Hampshire Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA); geriatric or mental health experience
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.