This position is a non-licensed position requiring on the job training. Duties include assisting with direct patient wound care that are assigned by the licensed wound care RN and MD. Duties include set up and /cleanup of treatment space, monitoring patients, obtaining and recording vital signs, removing and applying dressings, and ordering/stocking supplies The position will require becoming proficient with topical dressing changes, compression wraps, negative pressure wound therapy, and total contact casting. Additional duties may include crash cart safety checks, supporting administrative staff, and other duties as assigned by the clinic manager.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education/Other Qualifications â�¢ High School diploma plus two years of experience preferred â�¢ Two years of college or post high school work preferred. â�¢ Must have current BCLS certification â�¢ Strong computer skills â�¢ Problem solving skills, Independent initiative â�¢ Strong teamwork and communication skills â�¢ Good time management skill
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105001141
About East Cooper Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.