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AdventHealth Patient Care Attendant (PCA) Full Time in Zephyrhills, Florida

Description

* Patient Care Attendant (PCA)* * AdventHealth Care Center Zephyrhills South*

* Location Address:* 38250 A Avenue. Zephyrhills 33542

* Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Care Center Zephyrhills South*

  • AdventHealth Care Center’s mission to “Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ”
  • The opportunity and encouragement to truly care for and love the patients/residents they serve
  • The opportunity to work with like-minded co-workers who believe and support the organization’s mission
  • The patient-centric focus of meeting the needs of the patient/residents
  • Being part of a large healthcare organization where we can be “Greater as a Whole”

* Work Hours/Shift:*

Various Shifts

* You Will Be Responsible For:*

  • Make an occupied or unoccupied bed
  • Check resident temperatures (all routes other than rectal) and document
  • Perform one (1) person transfers
  • Reposition the resident in bed and offload/float heels
  • Use a gait belt to assist with ambulation
  • Oral/denture care (alert residents only)
  • Provide a bed or partial bath
  • Incontinence/perineal care
  • Assist the resident with dressing and undressing
  • Assist with use and storage of hearing aids, eyeglasses and dentures
  • Perform a skin check

Qualifications

* What You Will Need:*

  • Have a passion for helping people,
  • Want to learn new skills
  • High School diploma
  • Must be able to take and pass CNA exam by 120th day.

* Job Summary:*

Upon completion of the initial 8-hour course, the Personal Care Attendant (PCA) will work under the direct supervision of the nursing staff and in collaboration with the Certified Nursing Assistants providing activities of daily living services to the residents. During this on-the-job training period, the PCA will have the opportunity to further improve and expand his/her resident care skills and encouraged to seek a career as a Certified Nursing Assistant. May only remain in this position for a maximum of 120 days

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Care Center Zephyrhills South

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: No

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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