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Spaulding Rehabilitation Patient Care Associate Evening in Brighton, Massachusetts

Patient Care Associate Evening - ( 3269816 )

Description

Summary

Under the direction of a registered/licensed nurse (RN), the PCA as a member of the interdisciplinary health care team assists in clinical support functions to promote a safe, compassionate patient care environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Patient care plan is carried out as directed by Registered Nurse.

  • Patient physical care is provided such as bed bath, toileting, grooming, changing bed linen, etc. per established guidelines.

  • Patient general care is provided such as positioning, lifting, and turning, and using adaptive and transfer equipment per established guidelines.

  • Patient monitoring activities such as vital signs and blood glucose are performed per established guidelines.

  • Patients are prepared for meals, assisting when appropriate to meet patients’ need.

  • Patient rounds are performed regularly, and call lights are answered promptly to meet patients’ needs.

  • Patient care is documented in a timely manner adhering to established standards.

  • Patient room clutter is organized to make best use of space and clean environment.

  • Specimens are obtained and labeled consistent with established procedures.

  • Mentoring and teaching is provided for new nursing assistants to meet performance expectations.

  • Additional department, organization, or network activities are completed per established objectives.

  • MGB Organizational Values of Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence are upheld.

Qualifications

Summary

Under the direction of a registered/licensed nurse (RN), the PCA as a member of the interdisciplinary health care team assists in clinical support functions to promote a safe, compassionate patient care environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Patient care plan is carried out as directed by Registered Nurse.

  • Patient physical care is provided such as bed bath, toileting, grooming, changing bed linen, etc. per established guidelines.

  • Patient general care is provided such as positioning, lifting, and turning, and using adaptive and transfer equipment per established guidelines.

  • Patient monitoring activities such as vital signs and blood glucose are performed per established guidelines.

  • Patients are prepared for meals, assisting when appropriate to meet patients’ need.

  • Patient rounds are performed regularly, and call lights are answered promptly to meet patients’ needs.

  • Patient care is documented in a timely manner adhering to established standards.

  • Patient room clutter is organized to make best use of space and clean environment.

  • Specimens are obtained and labeled consistent with established procedures.

  • Mentoring and teaching is provided for new nursing assistants to meet performance expectations.

  • Additional department, organization, or network activities are completed per established objectives.

  • MGB Organizational Values of Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence are upheld. EEO Statement:

SRN is committed to diversity in the workplace which begins with respect and opportunity for all. SRN takes affirmative action to ensure that equal employment opportunity is provided to all persons regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, age, ancestry, veteran status, disability or any other basis that would be inconsistent with any applicable ordinance or law. If you need a reasonable accommodation in coming to or participating in the interview process, please let us know.

Primary Location : MA-Brighton-SRH Spaulding Brighton

Work Locations :

SRH Spaulding Brighton

100 North Beacon Street

Brighton 02134

Job : Nursing Assistant/Patient Care Associate

Organization : Spaulding Nursing & Therapy Ctr - Brighton (SRN and SRB)

Schedule : Part-time

Standard Hours: : 24

Shift : Evening Job

Employee Status : Regular

Recruiting Department: : SNE Nursing

Job Posting : Dec 11, 2023

Req ID: 3269816

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