SSM HEALTH Care Partner Neurology in Saint Louis, Missouri

Description Company Saint Louis University Hospital Care Partner - Neurology/ENT - Nights Position Summary: Care Partners are responsible for meeting the basic needs of patients by providing skilled levels of bedside patient care under the direction of the Registered Nurse. Care Partners also perform clerical duties necessary to the functioning of the department. Delivers care requiring broad knowledge of aseptic technique, physiology, pharmacology and medical equipment. Communicates effectively on the behalf of patients and contributes to their plan of care. Provides service excellence to the customers of Saint Louis University Hospital by delivering timely, high quality care in a courteous and respectful manner.Qualifications Highschool diploma required. Blooddrawing experience preferred. Completionof learning CP program with 80% passing score on written and skillsperformance examination. Working Conditions: Regular exposure to the risk of blood-bornediseases. Contact with patients under wide variety of circumstances. Exposureto unpleasant elements accidents, injuries, illness. Subject to trying andunpredictable situations. May perform emergency care. Subject to irregularhours. Pressure due to multiple competing demands. Physical Requirements: Prolonged, extensive, or considerablestanding/walking. Lifts, positions, pushes, and /or transfers patients. Liftssupplies / equipment. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling,crouching, lifting, pushing, pulling 100 pounds.Employer's Job# 17012816Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.