Ascension Health Clinical Care Associate (CCC) - Long Term Acute Care (LTAC) in Plainwell, Michigan

Job ID: 262643

Clinical Care Associate (CCC) - Long Term Acute Care (LTAC)

Plainwell, Michigan

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: Clinical Care Associate

City, State: Plainwell, MI

Location: Borgess Pipp Hospital

Department: Long Term Acute Care 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time Night, 36 Hours Weekly

7p-7a

About Us

Based in Kalamazoo, Borgess provides care for nearly 1 million people annually in cardiac, neurologic, orthopedic, vascular and bariatric services, among others. We are one of the region’s largest health systems and employers and have been serving as part of Ascension since 1999.

Job Description

Summary:

The Clinical Care Associate performs basic patient care activities to long term care patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with treatments ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.

  • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.

  • Assists with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.

  • Timely and efficient completion of these tasks is required for quality patient care. Must be able to work effectively as a team member in the delivery of care.

  • Must be able to successfully complete orientation/training programs for the position as evidenced by completion of competencies.

  • The practice of professional nursing is the systematic application of specialized knowledge and skill, derived from the biological, physical, and behavioral sciences to the care, treatment, counsel and health teaching of individuals who are experiencing changes in normal health processes or who require assistance in the maintenance of health and the prevention of management of illness, injury, or disability and demonstrates this through the application of the Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice and Standards of Professional Performance defined by the American Nurses Association.

  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Qualifications

Education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required.

  • Minimum of six months experience in direct patient care exhibiting a variety of work routines and problem solving abilities preferred.

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining us, click here https://ascension.ttcportals.com/jobs/search/ to search for a job and complete an online application.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.