Patient Care Assistant, Float
Catholic Health Initiative
 Lexington, KY

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

Full Time, 7am-7pm, Saint Joseph Main, Float

Qualifications

JOB SUMMARY / PURPOSEProvides direct patient care under the supervision of the licensed nursing staff within the scope of practice andaccording to established policy and procedure. Contributes to the safe and efficient operation of Nursing Services.

ESSENTIAL KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES1. Assists in providing direct patient care under the supervision of the licensed nursing staff.2. Communicates effectively and appropriately.3. Contributes to maintenance of a clean, safe environment to minimize hazards of infection or injury.4. Contributes to the efficient operation of Nursing Services.5. Demonstrates a commitment to growth and maintenance of competency.6. Assists in delivering high quality health care services in a professional, compassionate, and courteous mannerwhile respecting the dignity and individuality of each person who comes in contact with the organization byfollowing the Standards of Excellence, the Standards of Behavior, and the Standards of Professional Appearanceand Conduct.7. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.8. Other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSRequired Education for Staff Job Levels High School Diploma or GED.Required Licensure and Certifications BLSRequired Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Click here to enter text.PREFERRED Qualifications Healthcare experience preferred.