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Company: Prisma Health
Location: Columbia, SC
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference.

Job Summary

Under the direction of a Registered Nurse, assumes responsibility for the collection of data related to patient status; performance of basic nursing procedures; on-going collection and documentation of patient data; assistance with treatments and procedures; and assistance with maintenance of patient care equipment.

Accountabilities

  • Assists RN in providing patient care based on individualized plan of care.  As delegated by the RN, meets the patient's physical, emotional, cultural, spiritual, psychosocial, and educational needs.
  • Performs specific tasks as delegated by the RN including, but not limited to, non-sterile soaks, application of simple dressings, perineal care, obtaining vital signs, providing comfort and pain management measures, reports lab values to the RN, point of care testing and intake and output.
  • Collects and documents data as delegated by the RN.  Reports activities performed, observations of patients and their responses, and changes in patient status to appropriate RN.
  • Assists in orientation and evaluation of co-workers
  • Maintains and/or ensures adequate maintenance of patient medical records and treats as confidential.
  • Identifies opportunities for process improvement and participates in ongoing process improvement activities; incorporates process improvement results into practice.

Supervisory/Management Responsibility

This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director, or executive.

Minimum Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent

Completion of a Nursing Assistant or Patient Care Tech Program

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses

South Carolina Nursing Assistant Certification

Other Required Skills and Experience

BLS preferred

Work Shift

Location

Richland Shirley Street

Facility

7001 Corporate

Department

70019691 Post Acute Internal Resource Pool

Share your talent with us! Our vision is simple: to transform healthcare for the benefits of the communities we serve. The transformation of healthcare requires talented individuals in every role here at Prisma Health.


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