Healthcare Professional

Job ID: 421849
Discipline: Healthcare Professional
Specialty: Healthcare Professional
Date Posted: January 07, 2019
Address: 1850 Bluegrass Avenue
Location: Louisville, KY 40215
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: February 03, 2019
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

Units Available: MedSurg/Surgery/Neuro-Oncology/ Flex Pool Job Summary/Job Purpose/Essential Functions This role is responsible for providing a variety of routine patient care activities and support services including general clerical and reception duties under the supervision of a registered nurse. Assists nurse, physicians, and families as needed Recognizes changes in patient status and reports appropriate information to registered nurse. Assists with admission, transportation and discharge of patients Demonstrates knowledge of the principals of growth and development over the life span of the patient to include neonatal, infant, pediatric, adult and geriatric. Assists patient with dressing and undressing Assists patient with grooming and maintaining proper and clean appearance Assists patient with elimination/toileting needs Assists the patient with oral care Assists patients in transferring, repositioning, alignment and ambulation Accommodates patient's needs through responding appropriately to patient's verbal/nonverbal expressions of needs Safeguards patient's property Keeps patient's living areas pleasant and orderly Maintains patient's self esteem, privacy and confidentiality of personal information. Provides patients with opportunities for independence and choice consistent with their plan of care. Assures patient's rights are protected and that all patients, families, and significant others are made aware of patient's rights. Measures body functions and documents care provided to patients Receives and shares information, observes and reports patients condition and any change of status to registered nurse Provides Safety, Sitter services for the patient as assigned Demonstrates and practices appropriate hand hygiene in delivery of patient care Other duties as assigned. Apply today to learn about what we can offer you. Please contact Cheryl Chapman, Recruiter at cherylchapman@catholichealth.net for more details.

Required Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred): High School Diploma or GED required. CNA certification preferred.

Facility Location

Kentucky’s largest city is identified by its plethora of parks and green space and its affinity for all things fun. Cheer for your favorite horse at the world famous Kentucky Derby or catch a live performance at the Actors Theatre of Louisville, one of the cultural staples of the city. Countless other museums, performing arts venues, distinguished eateries and exhilarating night-life venues make up this famous city.

Job Benefits

This positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

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