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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Care Assistant (PCA) Sitter, Per Diem (PRN) in Tamarac, Florida

Patient Care Assistant (PCA), Sitter * *Per Diem (PRN), FTE .001 University Hospital and Medical Center Tamarac, FL * * Facility Description: University Hospital and Medical Center is a 317-bed acute care hospital offering a wide range of surgical and medical services as well as an academic teaching center for Behavioral Health. Since opening in 1974, we have distinguished ourselves as a leader in breakthroughs to orthopedic care as well as joint replacement. We continue to build on this tradition in our Orthopedic and Spine Institute. Our Center for Behavioral Health offers inpatient and outpatient services and a one-of-a-kind geriatric program. Other specialty services include a Wound Healing Center and Vascular Services, Primary Stroke Center and Women’s Center. Our newly renovated family-friendly ER provides expert, compassionate care for patients of all ages and special accommodations for seniors.

We continue a proud tradition of providing high level, personalized care close to home in your local community.

/University Hospital & Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!/ / / /Benefits: We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance./

Job Description: Working under the supervision of a nursing, the Patient Care Tech performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients.

Job Responsibilities Include But Are Not Limited Too: * Demonstrates awareness of and respect for patient/family/SO needs in relation to confidentiality, privacy, security, complaint resolution and spiritual and cultural needs. * Recognizes and immediately reports changes in patient's status and condition and reports to Registered Nurse. * Assures call lights are answered and patient needs are met. * Bathes, dresses/undresses patients assist with personal hygiene. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.

Qualifications: * High School Graduate or equivalent required. * Current BLS HealthCare Provider certification from the American Heart Association * C.N.A license from the State of Florida * 1-3 year(s) of Patient Care Assistant / CNA experience preferred. * Working knowledge of medical terminology * *

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Patient Care Assistant (PCA) Sitter, Per Diem (PRN)

Location: Florida-Tamarac-University Hospital - Broward County

Requisition ID: 01645-5404

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