Patient Care Associate: full time nights 11pm-7:30 am
Trinitas Regional Medical Center
March 29, 2018
Elizabeth, New Jersey
Trinitas Emergency Department is one of the busiest in the state with more than 73,000 emergency visits annually. Our newly renovated Emergency Room has a total of 45 treatment rooms with separate treatment areas for families, children and seniors. PCA's perform a variety of routine and advanced patient care tasks under the direction of nursing staff to assist medical and nursing personnel in the examination, treatment, and care of patients. They perform a variety of clerical and technical tasks as assigned. Participate in patient care interventions and personal care procedures for patients. Perform approved dressings and wound care; participate in nutritional activities; assist with personal hygiene; assist with ambulation; assist with bowel and bladder elimination; provide such additional care as required to meet the personal needs and comfort of assigned patients. Determine, prepare and set up medical supplies and equipment for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Prepare patients for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to include obtaining specimens, taking vital signs and measurements, positioning patients and attaching equipment leads to specific body locations.
Internal Number: 2934
About Trinitas Regional Medical Center
In an atmosphere this distinguished… everyone is a leader.Trinitas Regional Medical Center is a 531-bed acute care hospital serving those who live and work in Eastern and Central Union County. Highly specialized teams provide the highest level of services and customer satisfaction throughout our Centers of Excellence including our satellites and community outreach programs. Our outstanding employees enjoy and appreciate our competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and an enriched work/life balanced environment. Won't you join us and see how you can be a leader at our distinguished regional medical center?