Job Number 209006 Facility Banner Boswell Medical Center Shift Evening Department Banner Boswell Medical Center - Outpatient Observation Unit Position Type FT: Full-Time Street Address 10401 West Thunderbird Blvd City & State US-AZ-Sun City Posting Category Nursing Assistants
Patient Care Assistant
Fulltime 40 hours/week: 2:00pm - 10:30pm
(Weekend coverage one per month 8:00an - 4:30pm)(Subject to change)
This position is mainly responsible for the main desk in the observation unit with limited time assisting on the floor.
10401 W. Thunderbird Blvd.
Sun City, AZ 85351
Does working with a cohesive team excite you?
Is providing premier patient care your professional goal?
This position is responsible for the main desk on the Observation Unit with limited time assisting on the floor. The position manages the flow of patient movement, answers the phones, address inquires and will be contacting physicians and consults to promote the observation throughout.
The Department of Nursing is dependent upon the support of the Patient Care Assistant. The PCA assists patients with ADLs, bathing, ambulation, vital signs, and at times as a patient companion. The PCA also helps the professional nursing staff to complete hourly rounding in order to provide a positive patient experience.
This is a High volume, fast paced observation unit. The PCA position on observation requires additional skills and tasks such as performing EKG's and blood draws. The Observation unit receives an average of 20 - 35 admission and discharges each day.
Current BLS certification
Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) AZ State
Requires skills and abilities typically attained with 1 year of medical clerical experience
Strong customer service
Strong office skills, computer knowledge
Exceptional organizational skills
Ability to multi task
Focus on premier patient care
Prior acute care experience in a hospital setting ED or Observation
About Banner Boswell Medical Center Since 1970, Banner Boswell Medical Center has provided exceptional care to the people in the northwest area of metropolitan Phoenix. Today, our 501-bed acute-care hospital is recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of Phoenix's Best Hospitals and offers a full range of acute care services, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedics, neurology, surgery, rehabilitation, emergency, stroke, intensive care, pulmonary, urology, wound management and sleep disorders. We've earned the Gold Seal of ApprovalT from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. We're also in the nation's top five percent for preventing mortality and complications.
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