Catholic Health Initiatives PCA, Nurse Staffing Office, Jewish Hospital in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
PCA, Nurse Staffing Office, Jewish Hospital
Nights, Part Time, 7P-7A
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
Recognizes changes in patient status and reports appropriate
information to registered nurse.
Assists with admission, transportation and discharge of
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
Assists patient with elimination/toileting needs
Assists the patient with oral care
Assists patients in transferring, repositioning, alignment
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
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.
Education /Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):
Diploma or GED required.
Experience(required and preferred):
nursing assistant experience in acute or long-term care or successful
completion of 1 semester medical/surgical clinical experience in a nursing
program or successful completion of nursing assistant program.
Job Clinical Support
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-JEWISH HOSP 200 ABRAHAM FLEXNER
Daily Schedule 7P-7A
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0151008