Procedural Assistant

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Bridgeport, CT
Apr 1, 2020

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Job Description

Overview

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

At Bridgeport Hospital, we are committed to providing quality medical care and treatment that is coordinated and centered on the patient's specific needs. We strive to achieve benchmarks as a Patient Centered Medical Home and provide health care in a setting where patients are at the center of their care team. All employees of Bridgeport Hospital are part of the patients care team and contribute to the team approach of promoting access, continuous, comprehensive care and work to provide quality improvement in the care provided to their patients.

Performs selected patient care duties and may assist other care providers under the direction of an R.N.. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

  • 1. Maintains unit environment.
    • 1.1 Reports repair needs to appropriate person and follows through to ensure repairs are completed as observed by supervisor and as indicated by feedback from staff.
  • 2. Demonstrates skill in observing and communicating patient needs.
    • 2.1 Assists RN in designated activities 90-95% of the time as observed by supervisor.
  • 3. Performs other related duties as needed and/or directed.
    • 3.1 Transports patients/supplies as required for patient care following established hospital procedures as observed by supervisor and as indicated by feedback from staff.
  • 4. Demonstrates accountability and responsibility in daily performance of role.
    • 4.1 Relocates and rotates to meet patient care needs 100% of the time as observed by supervisor.

Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

High school diploma or equivalent.

 

EXPERIENCE

 

2 yrs experience and knowledge of AORN standards for maintaining unit environment preferred.

 

HOURS

 

Full time; Days, 8a-4:30p 

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Good interpersonal skills. Must have command of English language both reading and writing,

 

PHYSICAL DEMAND

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk; bend and or kneel; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. They are frequently required to reach with hands and arms. They are occasionally required to sit. Required to perform tasks involving heavy lifting, pulling and or pushing up to and possibly exceeding 50 or more pounds. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

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Job Info

Job: 16939

Department: Cystoscopy
Category: SERVICE & TRADES
Sub Category: PATIENT CARE SUPPORT
Status: Full Time Benefits Eligible
Shift: D
Hours: 40