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Job Title: Pcp Ed Mat Tech PD

Company: Good Samaritan Hospital

City/State: Suffern, NY

Category: Nursing Support

Department: Emergency Room

Position: Per Diem

Hours: Sunday-Saturday 11a-11:30p

Shift: Evening

Req #: 13836

Job Details:

Job Summary:

The PCP ED Mat Tech is responsible for providing direct patient care to a specific group of patients under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse.

Responsibilities:

Participates in care of patient as applicable Participates in discharge care of patients Communicates identified deficiencies/problems to the appropriate nurse Promptly notifies licensed nursing personnel of situations which require immediate attention Maintains one-to-one observation on designated patients once CPI has been completed Feeds patients or provides assistance as needed and communicates pertinent information to the nurse. (i.e.) poor appetite. Maintains knowledge of special diets and dietary restrictions as directed by the nurse Records calorie count information when ordered. Assists patient in selecting menu items compatible with prescribed diet. Delivers accurate report to R.N., peers and other health team members.

Qualifications / Requirements:

Experience:

Previous experience in delivery of health care preferred

Education:

A high school diploma or equivalency required; Successful completion of Care Partner Orientation program including classroom and clinical components.

Licenses / Certifications:

Completion of AHA – BLS Healthcare Provider Course

Other:

The individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials.