CNA - Patient Care Tech - Float Pool PRN

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Join the St. Joseph Hospital Float Pool as a Patient Care Tech and earn an extra differential just for floating!
Provides functions of the Unit Secretary position (clerical support, order transcription, and customer service) and Nurse Aide. The PCT works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse.
  • Collects, reports, and records basic objective and subjective data.
  • Observes and reports changes in signs and symptoms or deviations from normal health status.
  • Provides basic information which assists the licensed nurse in making lists of problems and needs, setting goals, and developing and revising the plan of care.
  • Provides total personal care or assists patients with Activities of Daily Living.
  • Provides physical care, comfort measures, and emotional support to patients whose conditions are stable or predictable.
  • Assists with basic restorative nursing.
  • Repeats patient teaching instructions as given by the RN.
  • Documents and communicates completion of assigned duties and patient responses.
  • Assists with admission and discharge of patients.
  • Performs CPR when necessary.
  • Follows principles of asepsis and infection control.
  • Maintains clean unit, work space, and patient’s environment per regulatory and hospital requirements.
  • Receives delegation from RN.
  • Assists in maintaining patient record.
  • Transcribes physician orders.
  • Answers phone and performs other clerical duties.
Float Pool Requirements:
  • Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider certification- required
  • Certified as nurse aide in the state of Colorado-required
  • Experience in a float pool – preferred
  • At least 6 months to a year of acute care experience – required
  • The ability to adapt to any environment as this positions floats to all units in the hospital - required
Organization: Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver, CO
Primary Location: CO-Denver/Boulder/Surrounding Areas-Denver
Department: SJD-Nursing Float Personnel
Schedule: Per Diem/PRN
Shift: Night Shift
FTE: .001
Job Number: 18001761
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