Children's Hospital Boston Clinical Assistant, PACU in Boston, Massachusetts
56219BRTitle:Clinical Assistant, PACUDepartment:Patient Services-NursingAutoReqId:56219BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:Nursing SupportJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed PACU Unit. This is primarily a Monday-Friday rotating shift position with variable start and end times (some weekends required). Discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Clinical Assistant will be responsible for:
Under regular supervision and following established procedures and instructions, providing basic direct care to patients as delegated by a Registered Nurse.
Assisting patients with feeding and hygiene, obtaining, measuring and recording routine information such as temperature, pulse and blood pressure, and performing other related duties according to specific needs of unit.
Obtaining records/information, and entering related information on appropriate computer systems.
Assisting clinician during examinations (i.e. obtaining, measuring and recording routine information such as temperature and blood pressure, and performing other related duties according to specific needs of unit).
Transporting patients, supplies and equipment as needed.
Identifying and reporting unusual findings or changes in patient condition to Registered Nurse
To qualify, you must have:
1 year CA experience, CNA certification, or Nursing Student with at least one clinical rotation.
HS Diploma or equivalent.
Good communication skills.
The ability to work on a team.
The ability to exchange information on factual matters.
Availability to work a rotating schedule, weekend shifts, night shifts; 8, 10 and 12 hour shifts, 40 hours per week.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular