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Patient Care Aide PRN (Warm Springs)

Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center • LaGrange, Georgia • Various Shift • PRN • JR-7679

Overview

The Patient Care Aide PRN (Warm Springs) is a proactive member of an interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who ensure that patients, families and significant others receive individualized high quality, safe patient care. It is expected that all RN Clinical Nurses – are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implements the Scope of Practice and Code of Ethics Standards put forth by the American Nurses Association.

  • PRN
  • Various Shift
  • 6+ years of experience

Success Profile

Find out what it takes to succeed as a Patient Care Aide PRN (Warm Springs):

  • Collaborative
  • Time Efficient
  • Organized
  • Critical Thinker
  • Attention to Detail
  • Compassionate

Benefits that Reflect Your Contributions

  • Your Pay

    A compensation program designed for fair and equitable pay.

  • Your Future

    Secure your future with plans that also include an employer match. Plans and guidance for the future.

  • Your Wellness

    Traditional healthcare benefits combined with progressive wellness programs to help you be your best self!.

  • Your Joy

    Special and unique benefits and programs ensuring a balanced life and a workplace culture built on trust.

Job Details

Facility: Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center

This position is a .2 PRN role located at our Roosevelt Warms Springs Location.

(Day and Night Shifts Available)

Job Summary:

Assist with direct patient care to maintain patient safety and ensure direct care is provided under the direction of the Registered Nurse.

Core Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

Performs patient care duties as assigned to include but not limited to bathing, toileting, feeding, grooming patients, keeps patients safe and free from harm. Performs vital sign checks and ensures the out of range vitals are reported timely to the nurse.

Maintains awareness of patient behavior and physical whereabouts at all times. Rounds on patients as needed. Responds to call lights timely and ensures patients are safe. Provides care as needed, leaves call light within reach and bed in low position when leaving the room.

Provides for a clean, attractive environment by keeping room free of clutter, trash emptied, and equipment in appropriate locations in the room without electrical cords on floor.

Provides assistance to patients as requested while keeping patients safe, participates in patient's plan of care as directed by nurse. Assists with admission and discharge procedures for the patients. Transfers patients utilizing safe patient handling equipment and transfers.

Documents into the EMR when care is provided accurately and reports out of range vitals immediately to the nurse. Responds to patient request with

courtesy and maintains privacy.

Other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Education:


High school diploma or GED Required

Required Minimum License(s) and Certification(s):


Basic Life Support Required
Cert Nurse Assistant Preferred

Required Minimum Experience:


Minimum 1 year experience in patient care as a CNA or patient care provider. Required

Minimum 2 years experience in CNA work Preferred

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Mission, Vision & Values

At a time when the healthcare industry is changing rapidly, Wellstar remains committed to exceeding patients’ and team members’ expectations, while transforming healthcare delivery.

Our Mission

To enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve.

Our Vision

Deliver worldclass health care to every person, every time.

Our Values

  • We serve with compassion

  • We pursue excellence

  • We honor every voice

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