Community Health Systems Patient Care Extender -PRN days in Birmingham, Alabama
Assists in maintaining a smooth functioning unit under the direction of Nurse Director or designee. Functions as a Patient Care Assistant and/or Patient Care Secretary as needed. Transcribes physician orders, answers telephone, greets and assists people arriving on unit, assists with admissions and discharges and maintains desk areas. Provides compassionate care to patients when functioning as PCA.
Must be able to read, write, and perform simple arithmetic calculations.
High School graduate or GED equivalent required.
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
Basic Life Support (BLS)- American Heart Association only
Job: Perioperative Services
Organization: Grandview Medical Center
Requisition ID: 1808763