Position Summary: Works under the direction of the Registered Nurses, is responsible for assisting the patient when delegated care activities are requested. Ensures prompt timely assistance which contributes to the patient's progress toward discharge. Care activities include patient data collection, oral care, bathing, activities of daily living. Participates in quality patient care delivery, efficient patient flow and effective communication with health care team. Integration of patient care standards are incorporated into all clinical activities.
Position requires the full understanding thru active participation in fulfilling the Saddleback Memorial Medical Center (SMMC) Mission and ABC's core values. Employee understands and supports the organizations Strategic Plan, Lean Initiatives for Continuous Performance Improvement, Patient Safety, and Patient Centered Care.