Kaiser Permanente House Orderly (La) in Los Angeles, California
Under direct supervision, provides basic care of treatment to selected patients, in accordance w/ the treatment prescribed by the physician & nursing policies & procedures; replenish unit supplies or materials; transports patient, laboratory specimens or medical records & responds to multi-unit needs.
Essential Functions: - Patient Health Care - Assist patients with personal hygiene, bathing and sitz baths - Give enemas - Initiate emergency procedures (including CPR) and provide emergency patient treatment - Lift patients - Perform surgical preps - Prepare and position patients for procedures - Respond to Code Blues - Assist patients with ambulation and exercises - Equipment and Instruments: Assemble/disassemble equipment and instruments - Arrange for equipment repair - Make minor repairs to equipment - Maintain supply of oxygen and gas tanks - Transportation: Transport patients to/from designated areas - Transport expired patients to/from designated areas - Transport laboratory specimens and equipment - Materials and Supplies: Order supplies - Replenish bed linen and sanitary supplies - Administrative and Other: Train and orient new or less experienced personnel - Train and orient staff to equipment techniques and procedures - Answer call lights - Locate personnel by paging system or beeper - Other Activities and Responsibilities: Assume other activities and responsibilities from time to time as directed
Qualifications: Pay Grade: 22
Basic Qualifications: - One (1) year of experience in an acute hospital medical/surgical area, including skilled nursing facility, extended care facility, convalescent care, OR enrollment in second semester of nursing program - Must pass written Nursing Attendant test - Good verbal and written communication skills - Basic math skills required - Ability to help with transportation, lifting, and moving of patients
Notes: - Available to work Monday- Friday and weekends too. - Must be available to work in ASU when needed.
COMPANY Kaiser Permanente
TITLE House Orderly (La)
LOCATION Los Angeles, CA