LifePoint Health PCT OR in Andalusia, Alabama
Performs basic patient care activities as delegated and supervised by an RN, including obtaining vital signs, possibly taking blood glucose measurements, and recording intake and output.
Assists with keeping patient rooms and common areas stocked, clean and orderly.
Facilitates communications among caregivers, patients and visitors to ensure the smooth and efficient flow of information.
Performs all clerical/computer functions to support patient care delivery.
Enters injection and infusion charges.
Maintains current census for inpatient and assigns rooms for all admissions.
Coordinates daily patient flow activities such as cleaning rooms and transporting specimens to lab.
Stocks unit with office and medical supplies and prepares requisitions to maintain inventory levels.
Answers the telephone in a professional manner and directs calls or takes messages.
Faxes and photocopies information as requested by staff.
Other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or Equivalent required
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Basic Life Support (BLS) - Employee will obtain within 30 (thirty) days of hire.
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Organization: *Andalusia Health
Title: PCT OR
Requisition ID: 7411-2678