Patient Care Assistant

Job ID: 86931
Discipline: Nursing Support
Specialty: Sitter
Date Posted: July 09, 2019
Address: 44 BLAINE AVE.
Location: Bedford, OH 44146
Start Date: August 04, 2019
Employment Type: Per Diem
Pay Rate: Call for details
Company: Nursefinders

Job Description & Requirements

Patient Care Assistant

Provides low tolerance Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Speech Therapy to patients on an inpatient basis. Therehabilitation specialists treat medically complex patients including: ventilator dependent, orthopedic, neurologic, cardiac, neuromuscular, wound care, and organ transplant patients. The goal is to restore movement, functional abilities, speech and swallow function, and to promote a greater independence and bridge the gap between critical care and home.

Job Description
The role of a Patient Care Assistant (PCA/Sitter) is to provide direct patient care services under the supervision of the registered nurse or licensed practical nurse according to the philosophy, policies and procedures of the department of nursing. The PCA works in a wide variety of settings including: hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living facilities to maintain and support activities of daily living of patients and residents.
Requirements

  • 6 months of PCA/Sitter experience within the past 3 years in similar setting
  • OH State Registry
  • BLS or CPR certification

Please call 614.431.3655 for more details.

Job Benefits

In addition to per diem nursing assignments that let you choose your location and schedule, Nursefinders offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Excellent Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits (for those determined to have worked full-time after a 12 month ACA eligibility period)
  • Supplemental Benefits: Dental, Vision, Medical Indemnity, Life Insurance with optional Critical Illness and Short Term Disability.
  • 401k
  • FREE Online CEU’s to all Active Staff’
  • “Star Rewards”- performance incentives

 

About the Company

Nursefinders, an AMN healthcare company, is your trusted local and per-diem nursing staffing agency, offering thousands of top-quality nursing (RN) career opportunities in the locations and times that best suit your lifestyle. With a nationwide network of offices to serve you, Nursefinders has the most exclusive contracts with top-ranked hospitals and facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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