Job Description

Location: St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted Date: 7/26/2021

Please join us for our upcoming Hiring Event-Walk in Tuesday August 3rd, 2021

Human Resources (1:00pm-3:00pm)

for Certified Nursing Assistants and Nurse Techs!!

Email resume: Trevor.Wilganowski@steward.org

Welcome to St. Joseph Medical Center (SJMC), Houston’s first and only downtown hospital. We have over 500 board certified physicians on our medical staff and more than 1,500 highly skilled and dedicated employees who stand ready to provide compassionate healthcare to the communities we serve.

Whether it’s for a scheduled surgery, the birth of a baby, an unexpected emergency, or an outpatient visit, we have staff available around the clock to provide you access to immediate, quality healthcare. SJMC has been providing healthcare services to Greater Houston residents for over 130 years, which should give you great comfort in knowing that we have a great tradition of caring for our community. We strive to meet our patients’ expectations and encourage our patients to provide us with feedback on how we can help them have the best experience possible while they’re in our care.

Job Description:

Under supervision and direction of the Clinical Nurse and according to established procedures, provides routine service duties, technical and nursing procedures necessary to provide for care, comfort, and safety of patients. Performs tasks, assists patients with personal hygiene and meals and ambulates patients according to specific procedures. Maintains patient and unit environment in a clean and orderly condition. Utilizes basic knowledge of age-related differences in delivering patient care. Promotes the therapeutic milieu and the efficiency of the healthcare team by aiding with activities of daily living, unless the patient needs are such that adverse health consequences are predictable and by assisting in the provision of a safe and clean environment.

MINIMUM

KNOWLEDGE,

SKILLS AND

ABILITIES

Currently enrolled in a Registered Nurse nursing program and has completed and passed the Fundamentals of Nursing Or CNA license.

Technical, clerical, interpersonal skills relevant to patient care/area.

High School Diploma or equivalent.

Technical, clerical, interpersonal skills relevant to patient care/area.

Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification required.

Other certification requirements as defined by the certification policy.

Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

Must possess the skills and knowledge necessary to provide a safe environment for all patients in high stress environments.

Must be comfortable working with patients and family members during the dying process.

Must be comfortable working with all patients regardless of age, sex, religious affiliation or any other protected category.

Must possess the ability to effectively and professionally communicate with other members of the health care team.

PREFERRED

Bi or Multilingual.

At least one year of experience as a personal care attendant in a long term care

facility or home health care agency is preferred.

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

Application Instructions

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