Patient Care Partner - Days, Float Pool (.9 FTE) in Watertown, WI at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 10/18/2020

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Job Description

Watertown Regional Medical Center

The Patient Care Partner (PCP) is responsible for assisting with nursing care of the patient, within an assigned patient care unit. Working under the direction of the physician and/or RN, the PCP provides a variety of patient care, environmental and equipment related services including but not limited to: assisting with patient care, including observing and documenting illness and/or injury, patient room restocking and maintaining equipment. Patient care responsibilities include: IV initiation and removal, Cardiac monitoring and EKGs, Laboratory draws, Basic Medication administration with appropriate licensure, Order entry, Assist with treatment and management of patients, Performs other duties as assigned: i.e.) Foley catheter insertion; patient transport; wound cleansing, etc. Will work collaboratively as a part of a patient focused team to provide excellent care and services.

Job Requirements

Qualifications: Minimum requirement of current CNA, EMT or LPN certification/license issued by the State of Wisconsin, required.
CPR Certification, required.
1 year of patient care experience in a health care facility, required.
Applies critical thinking, analytical and participative behavior to solving techniques and decision making
Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran