Ascension St Vincent’s Jacksonville, FL, USA
Sep 12, 2019Full time
We Are Hiring Ascension St. Vincent's Riverside is doing something that has never been done before - creating a new model for our caregivers. We invite you to start something new and join a groundbreaking care team in sunny Jacksonville, Florida! Within this new model, our Patient Care Technicians will have the opportunity to be fully integrated into the care plans of our patients. If you have a true passion for healthcare and want to advance through the field of patient care, this is the opportunity for you. Why Join Ascension At Ascension, we are creating the Caregiver Model of the Future, that focuses on improved care, team communication, and openness. We want to provide our associates with the support you need to re-energize and engage in your passion, so you can experience the joy of caring for your patients. What you will do In this new model, you will perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities in partnership with an entire interdisciplinary team in our brand-new innovation unit. Located on the 5 th floor, this transformed Med-surg and Telemetry unit features a newly designed floor plan to help you work more effectively and in collaboration with other caregivers. You will be encouraged to take hold of the care you provide. We will encourage associate feedback and find ways to improve and influence the processes encountered every day - ultimately leading to providing better patient care. We are looking for the best of the best in patient care, so while you do not have to have any advanced certifications, experience as an EMT, CMA, Paramedic or other patient care certification or experiences are highly valued. In this role, you will function collaboratively with interdisciplinary team (physician, APP, case manager, pharmacists) to provide superior patient centered care. You will serve as a valued member of the Interdisciplinary team, rounding with team members, and participating in the holistic care of the patient. This new mode will have a significant impact on healthcare not only through our national organization but ultimately reshaping the healthcare model for all. Key Responsibilities: Aid with entry and exit of patients. Assist patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living. Report findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff. Responsible for keeping patient rooms clean and orderly as well as maintaining medical equipment. Minimum Qualifications: BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date. High school diploma or GED Join us as we create a community where we care for each other and our patients.