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CommonSpirit Health Patient Care Assistant II in HOUSTON, Texas

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

Expectations:

  • Provide a variety of routine tasks and direct patient care to support our patients and our clinical teams.

  • Answer call lights and unit phone to assist with questions and concerns from patients and family members.

  • Communicate, monitor and document pertinent patient information

  • Assist with admission, transfers, transporting, lifting, and discharge of patients

  • Make rounds and respond promptly to patients, families, and clinical team requests.

  • Work effectively and collaboratively in a diverse and multi-cultural environment.

  • Assist in organization, cleaning, and safety of the unit and patient rooms

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

High School diploma or GED

One (1) year direct patient care experience or proven on the job competency.

Current Basic Life Support (BLS)

Good written/oral communication skills

For Internal employees ONLY PCA I Candidates : Completion of PCA II orientation/training prior to promotion

Preferred

Experience working in an acute care facility

related skills: PCA, patient care assistant, CNA, certified nurse assistant, PCT, patient care tech, ADL, vitals, EMR, EPIC, direct patient care , inpatient, hospital , acute care, customer service, collaborative phlebotomy, urinalysis, patient care, specimen, clinic, hospital, laboratory tests, vital signs, bathing, dressing, ambulation, walking, feeding, medication reminders, certificated nursing assistant, nursing support, documentation, adl, assisted daily living, therapeutic tasks, compassion, patience, kindness, respect, entry level, healthcare, #missioncritical

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Requisition ID 2021-148235

Employment Type Full Time

Department Medical / Surgical Acute

Hours / Pay Period 72

Facility St. Luke's Medical Center

Shift Day

Standard Hours 7:00 AM- 7:00 PM

Work Schedule CHI Not Applicable

Location TX-HOUSTON

Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Healthâ„¢ is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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