BJC Healthcare Patient Care Tech Neuro PT 18 hr in Saint Louis, Missouri

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Missouri Baptist Medical Center, an acute care hospital in St. Louis County, offers a full continuum of medical and surgical services, including heart care, cancer care, and women’s and infants’ services. The hospital has a 24-hour adult emergency department and cares for pediatric patients at a separate emergency department in collaboration with St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

In 2016, Missouri Baptist was named a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The prestigious designation is the highest credential a healthcare organization can receive for nursing excellence and quality patient care. Missouri Baptist is the first hospital in St. Louis County to achieve this recognition, which has been accomplished by less than 7 percent of hospitals nationwide.Additionally, U.S. News & World Report ranked the hospital #2 in the St. Louis metro area.

Missouri Baptist Medical Center is a member of BJC HealthCare, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit healthcare organizations.

This unit is the combination of two care units. Five Medical is comprised of a 31-bed Medicine unit providing care to stroke patients as well as care for patients with metabolic disorders such as diabetes and renal failure. In addition, a 25-bed wing is dedicated to geriatric care. We offer an interdisciplinary approach to helping older adults maintain their independence and prevent physical and mental decline while receiving treatment for acute illnesses.

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Role Purpose

Provides direct patient care to support the licensed professional nurses responsible for a team of patients to ensure a safe environment for patients by reducing risk of harm. Collects vital information on the patient and reports such to the RN which contributes to the overall assessment of each patient and any changes to a patient's condition.

Responsibilities

  • Implements direct patient care under the supervision of the nurse, promoting patient and family centered care in a healing environment. Administers or assists patients with ADL, performs VS, I&O, fall and pressure ulcer prevention measures, foley care, phlebotomy, or point of care testing as requested.

  • Collects clinical data and information on patients, and reports changes in patient status to the nurse.

  • Assists nurse with patient and family education. Documents all patient care activities provided.

  • Ensures availability of supplies and equipment to meet each patient's needs.

  • Participates in activities that promote safety, quality and regulatory compliance. Participates in professional development and life long learning, as well as acting as 1:1 patient safety sitter as necessary.

Minimum Requirements

Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Experience

  • No Experience

Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

Preferred Requirements and Additional JobInformation

Office/Computer Skills

  • Typing -

  • Data Entry Experience -

Additional Job Information

  • 18 Hours per Week -

  • Holiday Rotation -

  • Day/Night - 12 Hour Shift(s) -

  • Weekend Rotation as Required by Department -

  • Non-Benefit Eligible -

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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