Trinity Health Patient Care Assistant - Contingent / Flex in Chelsea, Michigan
Head Pain /Courtyard East
This is a Contingent/Flex position that will be working a variety of shifts including afternoons, nights and weekends.
General Summary: The Head Pain Treatment Unit at St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea is an internationally recognized, comprehensive inpatient program for the treatment of patients with severe, debilitating, intractable head, neck, and facial pain.
The Nurse Assistant / Patient Care Assistant provides quality patient care by considering the age specific, development and cultural needs through competent clinical practice. Demonstrates unit/area competencies. Delivers basic age appropriate nursing care effectively and efficiently.
Delivers basic age appropriate nursing care effectively and efficiently. Assists with positioning, ambulating and transporting patients safely. Assists patients with dietary needs. Anticipates and provides comfort measures for patients. Answers call lights and responds to patient requests promptly. Assists licensed nurses with complicated treatments and procedures. Documents patient care or unit related information according to hospital standards. Actively complies with and supports SJMC Employee Service Standards.
Required Education, Experience and Certification/Licensure
- Minimum grammar school education
- High school graduation is preferred
- Recent experience desired
Employees of St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea enjoy…
- Competitive compensation
- Retirement savings plan with employer contribution
- Opportunity for growth and advancement throughout SJMHS and Trinity Health
Visit www.stjoeshealth.org/careers to learn more about the benefits, culture and career development opportunities available to you at Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.
This document is intended to describe the generalized duties and responsibilities, the specialized job functions, and the essential requirements of this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive statement of all supplemental duties, responsibilities, or non-essential requirements or reflect any accommodations made under the American’s with Disability Act, the Michigan Handicapper’s Act, or SJMHS’s Return to Work Program.
Job Number: 00162567
Location: Chelsea, MI
Organization Name: Saint Joseph Mercy Health System
Facility: SJSEMI - SJMHS Chelsea Comm Hospital
Employment Type: Part time
Shift: Rotating Shift