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PCA Neuro Science Job in Lima, Ohio US

PCA Neuro Science

Mercy Health - Lima, OH

Posted: 2/23/2021 - Expires: 4/2/2021

Job ID: 224660601



Job Description

Requisition R053077 Market Lima, OH Department Neuroscience Center - St. Rita's – Neurosciences Shift Days Schedule Full-time 

THANK YOU FOR CONSIDERING A CAREER AT MERCY HEALTH 

SUMMARY OF PRIMARY FUNCTION/GENERAL PURPOSE OF POSITION: 

  • Provides direct patient care under the guidance of the registered nurse or designated health care professional in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations and within the policies, procedures, guidelines of bon secours mercy health. 

 
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 

  • Provides basic patient care to include, but not limited to, care and comfort, record vital signs, personal care and hygiene, and mobility, including unit based specialty duties. 
  • Acts as liaison between patient and nurse to report changes or concerns to nurse 
  • Provides high level customer service to all patients, patient's family, visitors and all employees 
  • Provides accurate, precise, timely documentation when applicable for patient care 
  • Uses professional, verbal and written communication skills at all times 

 
WORK EXPERIENCE: 

  • Preference for recent experience in acute care and/or long term care facility 

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

  • Ability to clearly communicate to other members of the healthcare team 
  • Ability to understand and follow directions of healthcare team 
  • Knowledge of patient and healthcare safety standards and regulations (i.E. Falls, skin breakdown, suicide prevention, environment of care) 
  • Infection prevention and transmission based precautions 
  • Understanding of clerical duties and office based technology 
  • Team dynamics 
  • Patient data collection and documentation (i.E. Vital signs, intake/output, change in patient condition)  
  • Basic hygiene and activities of daily living care 
  • Feeding, hydration, and nutrition 
  • Bowel and bladder elimination 
  • Ambulation and patient mobility 
  • Use of clinical technology 
  • Compassionate, relationship based approach in care activities 
  • Accountability for completion of assigned tasks 
  • Escalation of concerns via chain of command 

 

CERTIFICATIONS: 

  • BLS Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (preferred) 
  • Nursing Student with First Clinical Rotation complete OR state testing complete (required) 

EDUCATION:

  • High School/GED (required) 
To Apply: Visit PCA - Neurosciences - St. Rita's Medical Center - Full Time at Mercy Health OR submit resume to Tessa.Laing@jfs.ohio.gov 

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Full Time Employee
Job type:
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Education Level:
High school graduate
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