Patient Care Assistant PRN in Covington, Louisiana, United States
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Lakeview Regional Medical Center

Patient Care Assistant PRN

Covington, LA, United States
PRN/Per Diem • PRN
Nursing Support   Job ID: 66194-20945
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SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem


Do you have the career opportunities as a Patient Care Assistant you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

 

Great healthcare starts with compassion.

 

Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues?  Join the Lakeview family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Patient Care Assistant t to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

 

The Patient Care Assistant (PCA) participates in high-quality, patient-centered care by providing continuous observation and monitoring for high risk patients.  In collaboration with the patient care team, the PCA ensures the patient environment is free of obstacles and minimizes risk of falls and accidental or intentional self-harm. 

 

About this unit:

  • If you like variety, working as a PCA is for you. Each shift will be exciting, different and challenging!
  • As a hands-on caregiver, you are the one who has the privilege of holding a patient’s hand and listening to the person’s life story.
  • You will monitor your patient’s physical and emotional conditions while maintaining a direct line of site at all times. 
Responsibilities:
  • Renders care to patients that include activities of daily living relative to age specific needs, attends to basic nursing care, and maintains a safe and clean environment. 
  • Establishes a safe, risk-free patient environment by utilizing knowledge of fall prevention protocols, infection control measures, and self-harm prevention. Performs room assessment regularly and after any visitations.
  • Intervenes as needed to prevent patient from harming self or others.  Seeks immediate assistance for escalating incidents.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and respect of patient rights to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality

Qualifications

  • 1 year of experience in a healthcare setting
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Certification

Lakeview Regional Medical Center is a full service, acute care hospital providing inpatient and outpatient healthcare services to St. Tammany Parish residents since 1977. Our 167 bed, state-of-the-art facility provides the most advanced, medical and surgical technologies available, along with personalized patient and family-based care in a safe, suburban community.    

 

We believe these well-defined values are the keys to nurturing staff and patient satisfaction. By joining our team you contribute to the positive culture of the hospital, which directly impacts the well-being of your patients, their families, your colleagues, and your own personal job satisfaction. We invite you to learn firsthand what our unwavering commitment to patient satisfaction, service excellence and professional expertise can do for your career.

 

HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

 

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Patient Care Assistant like you to be a part of our team.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

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Nursing Support
PRN/Per Diem • PRN

COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to have received the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination series (or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccination) to meet CMS requirements, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption (including booster for California).

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