Perioperative Patient Care Assistant - Surgery Services (PD Evenings)
MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center
May 25, 2018
Long Beach, California
Part Time - Experienced
At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence in Health Care. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
The Perioperative Patient Care Assistant Per Diem performs basic patient care tasks as a cooperative member of the multidisciplinary healthcare team, in the (department name) nursing unit at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. He/she reports at all times to a supervising nurse. This position also indirectly supports patient care by providing clerical support to the unit as assigned. The Perioperative Patient Care Assistant PD facilitates a safe, clean working environment for all patients, visitors, and staff.
Prior work experience in an acute hospital setting is preferred.
Must have basic knowledge of standard perioperative care procedures.
Knowledge of medical terminology is recommended.
A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) certification is required.