Performs a variety of direct patient care procedures to assist
the unit manager, professional staff and physicians in providing
patient care focused on the needs of the patient.
Meets the comfort and hygiene needs of the patient by providing
care services such as bathing, oral hygiene procedures, hair care,
bed pan/urinal use, skin care and garment, linen and bedding
changes. Distributes meals and beverages, takes vital signs,
collects lab specimens.
Assists with completion of patient testing and treatment
procedures, sets up and primes IV tubing, 12-lead ECG, simple
tracheostomy suctioning and care, changes dressings, performs
cardiopulmonary resuscitation, obtains wound and throat
Assists physician and professional staff in equipment supply and
Assists with ambulating patients with assistive devices such as
crutches and with transfer/transport procedures.
Performs required documentation and communicates in a competent
and effective manner to meet patient and/or family needs and
regulatory requirements. Maintains strict confidentiality of
patient, employee and department information to ensure patient
Utilizes time and resources effectively to promote quality and
Other department specific duties as assigned.
III. Position Requirements:
Required: High School Diploma
Specify Degree(s): N/A
Required: Less than one year of previous job-related
Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience
Certified Nurse Assistant
CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of
hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we
serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize
the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and
health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that
knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize
that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our
world and that these differences often lead to innovative
Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified
workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention
and development), commitment and accountability, communication,
community partnerships, and supplier diversity.