Department:OH1MH_60516_002 Flex Choice - Mcw
Expected Weekly Hours:36
Shift:12 Hour Night Shift
Position Purpose:At Mount Carmel, we work to continuously inspire one another. Here, all are welcome. It is this culture of humility and compassion that sets Mount Carmel apart. We see the big picture and do the right thing. That means a dedication to the well-being our both our colleagues and the patients they serve.
Job Description Details:
Our Patient Care Support colleagues support our mission in a variety of ways. Their compassion and commitment to collaborative excellence positively impacts our patients and the communities we serve. This is what truly sets Mount Carmel apart. In return, Mount Carmel provides excellent learning and growth opportunities, excellent benefits and opportunities to succeed.
The System Patient Companion provides support for a safe environment for the patient who may be mentally/emotionally incapacitated, confused, or at risk of injuring them self or others. Patient companions also provide observation of patient activities under the direction of the registered nurse assigned to manage the patient’s plan of care.
- Assists with patient’s personal needs including feeding, positioning, toileting, ambulation as appropriate
- Accompanies patients to different departments
- Communicates pertinent clinical information to nurse
- Ability to travel to all Mount Carmel facilities for work
- Effective communication skills
- Ability to follow verbal and/or written instructions
Discovering opportunities, support and excellence – all while making a real difference in patients’ lives – begins at Mount Carmel. Find a new beginning and advance your career with us.
Mount Carmel and all its affiliates are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, or physical ability.
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