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Clinical Assistant - Progressive Care Unit
Full Time, Days / Evenings - 7am-7:30pm, every other weekend & every other holiday
Sellersville, PA 18960

Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
 

Responsibilities

Under the direction of the professional staff, the Clinical Assistant performs certain non-complex duties related to patient care and functioning of the unit. The Clinical Assistant functions to support and assist the staff in the delivery of patient care to varied age groups, while providing a calm, caring and clean environment. Responsibilities may include:

  • Performing vital signs, including use of automatic blood pressure (BP) maching as directed by nursing staff.
  • Assisting with or providing basic nursing care in order to help the nurse meet the activities of daily living for the patient.
  • Maintaining safe patient environment.
  • Assisting other members of healthcare team to deliver safe, appropriate and quality patient care.
  • Responding to emergency situations within the scope of training and practice.
  • Transferring and moving all patient age groups via wheelchair, bed or stretcher to appropriate place in hospital.
  • Answering call bells and responding to patient requests as determined by the scope of their practice.
  • Acting as a patient advocate to ensure safe, appropriate and quality patient care.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma/GED required.

 

DESIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality.
  • Ability to recognize patient needs and respond appropriately.
  • Service-oriented.
  • Ability to listen to others.
  • Demonstrated written communication skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Demonstrated time management and priority-setting skills.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under tight deadlines, high volumes and multiple interruptions.
  • Ability to self-direct and remain on task.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to initiate, accept and adapt to change.
  • Respects patient/hospital equipment and is cognizant of the cost of supplies and equipment.


LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Nursing Assistant, certified upon hire, preferred.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS), upon hire, company-provided, in two weeks.
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