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Clinical Assistant, Certified - Emergency Room
Full Time, Days / Evenings - 7am-7:30pm, 3 12-hour shifts/week
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. Essential duties may include:
  • Assisting other members of the healthcare team in delivering safe, appropriate and quality patient care.
  • Assisting with or providing basic nursing care in order to help the nurse meet the activities of daily living for the patient.
  • Assisting with patient mobility needs, including turning, positioning, transferring and ambulation of patients as directed, using appropriate and proper body mechanics and assistive devices.
  • Maintaining safe patient environment.
  • Responding to emergency situations within the scope of their training and performing under the direction of the nurse.
  • Performing vital signs, including use of automatic blood pressure machine, as directed by nursing staff.
  • Under the direction of the nurse, providing basic skin care to prevent skin break breakdown and maintain or improve skin integrity.
  • Answering call bells and responding to patient requests within their scope or communicating patient needs to the nurse.
  • Transferring and moving patients via wheelchair, bed or stretcher to appropriate locations within the hospital.
  • Possessing and demonstrating working knowledge of equipment in order to ensure a safe environment.
  • Maintaining open communication with department staff and accepting direction to ensure a safe environment.
  • Understanding and respecting patients' rights to privacy and dignity in order to maintain patient confidentiality.
  • Ensuring that equipment and supplies considered essential are functional, safe and readily accessible in order to provide a safe environment.
  • Performing department-specific maintenance duties as appropriate to department.
  • Acting as a patient advocate to ensure safe, appropriate and quality patient care.
  • Adhering to standards of practice for infection control and universal precautions.
     
Schedule:
Three 12 hour shifts per week, 7am-7:30pm (72 hours biweekly)
Required weekend rotation: Every other
Required holiday rotation: Every other

Qualifications

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma/GED required.


LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS:

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