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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Safety Attendant in Covington, Louisiana

Do you have the career opportunities as a Patient Safety Attendant you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Lakeview Regional we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of the unique benefits we offer include: * Student Loan Repayment * Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs * Paid Personal Leave * 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) * Identity Theft Protection discounts * Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options * Adoption Assistance * Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP) Great healthcare starts with compassion.

Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Lakeview family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Patient Safety Attendant to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

The Patient Safety Attendant (PSA) participates in high-quality, patient-centered care by providing continuous observation and monitoring for high risk patients. In collaboration with the patient care team, the PSA ensures the patient environment is free of obstacles and minimizes risk of falls and accidental or intentional self-harm.

About this unit: * If you like variety, working as a PSA is for you. Each shift will be exciting, different and challenging! * As a hands-on caregiver, you are the one who has the privilege of holding a patient’s hand and listening to the person’s life story. * You will monitor your patient’s physical and emotional conditions while maintaining a direct line of site at all times. Responsibilities: * Renders care to patients that include activities of daily living relative to age specific needs, attends to basic nursing care, and maintains a safe and clean environment. * Establishes a safe, risk-free patient environment by utilizing knowledge of fall prevention protocols, infection control measures, and self-harm prevention. Performs room assessment regularly and after any visitations. * Intervenes as needed to prevent patient from harming self or others. Seeks immediate assistance for escalating incidents. * Demonstrates knowledge and respect of patient rights to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality.

  • 1 year of experience in a healthcare setting
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Certification
  • Work Hours: Full Time Nights. 7 PM - 7 AM, Rotating Weekends *Lakeview Regional Medical Center *is a full service, acute care hospital providing inpatient and outpatient healthcare services to St. Tammany Parish residents since 1977. Our 167 bed, state-of-the-art facility provides the most advanced, medical and surgical technologies available, along with personalized patient and family-based care in a safe, suburban community.

We believe these well-defined values are the keys to nurturing staff and patient satisfaction. By joining our team you contribute to the positive culture of the hospital, which directly impacts the well-being of your patients, their families, your colleagues, and your own personal job satisfaction. We invite you to learn firsthand what our unwavering commitment to patient satisfaction, service excellence and professional expertise can do for your career.

HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Patient Safety Attendant like you to be a part of our team.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Patient Safety Attendant

Location: Louisiana-Covington-LRMC-Campus of Tulane Medical Center

Requisition ID: 66194-18009

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