Sanford Health Care Team Associate - Medical/Surgical in Wheaton, Minnesota
Job Title: Care Team Associate | Medical/Surgical | Wheaton
Department : MEDICAL/SURGICAL INPATIENT
Job Schedule: Full Time
Hours Per Shift: Other
Assists nursing personnel with a variety of patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. Performs under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), or licensed health care professionals. Complies with all patient duties assigned with in scope of practice. The Care Team Associate serves as caregiver to the patient during the scheduled work period. Administer delegated tasks and treatments. Record vital statistics and gather other basic health information. Provide assistance with basic health care needs including rooming patients, and assist with treatment procedures. Will collect non-invasive biological specimens from patients as needed. Prepare patient treatment areas for use; prepare and clean medical equipment; dispose of biomedical waste in accordance with standards and policy. Clean and maintain patient care area(s) or treatment rooms. Monitors stock levels of medical inventory and restocks or reorders as needed. Perform clerical work related to scheduling and documenting patient healthcare. Work patient registries and identify opportunities to improve patient care.
Adheres to legal regulations and organizational policies when discussing patient health information. Completes tasks and inspires confidence in leaders by demonstrating honesty and integrity. Enters patient information and medical data into record keeping software; ensures the completeness and accuracy of medical records. Follows direction in relation to the time and effort needed to achieve work objectives. Performs routine cleaning and disinfecting tasks in certain areas of a healthcare organization. Responsible for promoting a safe environment for patients, families, staff, residents, and visitors and working collaboratively with the multi-disciplinary health care team to provide the best outcomes for patients.
Full-time 64 hours per two-week pay period. Shifts vary. Weekends and On-Call every other weekend. #featuredjob
Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate required. Must obtain within 60 days of hire. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications. If working in North Dakota (ND) and not a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), must be registered as a Nurse Assistant (NA) through the appropriate state Department of Health (DOH) within four months from date of hire. High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) is required. Minimum of six monthsâ€™ experience in a clinic setting preferred.
About Sanford Health:
At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.
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We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.
We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.
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Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: req33960