Patient Care Assistant - Student

  • Marshall Medical Centers
  • Guntersville, AL
  • Sep 23, 2022

Job Description

MMC North · Acute Care North Guntersville, AL Nursing Casual/PRN, Days, varies Posted 09/21/2022 Req # 5613 Job Summary Statement The following statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements, which may be inherent in the position.     A Student PCA assists patients with activities of daily living and provides basic nursing care for the acute and chronically ill patients under the supervision and direction of the Registered Nurse. Some of the many skills performed Bathing patients and personal hygiene (ie. nailcare, mouthcare, and shampooing hair) Serve meal trays and feeding patients  Turning and positioning  Assisting patients with ambulation and transfer from bed to chair Collect specimens Measuring and recording I & O Assist with toileting Weighing patients Distributes ice  Transporting patients on admission and discharge      Education/Licensure/Certification/Experience/Skills Requirements   EDUCATION: (If in School)   You must be at least 17 years of age, and you must be a Junior or Senior in high school participating in the Work-Based Learning program         LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:                        After orientation, one must demonstrate competence in skills and knowledge required of the position of a Patient Care Assistant


Casual/PRN, Days, varies