Patient Care Support
Telemetry AP3S
Salary Range
$21.00 / hour
12 Hour Shift*
Rancho Mirage,
CA 92270
Job #

* For 10 hour and 12 hour shifts this is the average hourly rate which includes overtime when a non-exempt employee works over 8 hours.

  • Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.
    • The Student Transition Associate Residency candidate, working under the supervision of a Registered nurse, and the California Nurse Practice Act as well as evidence-based standards of care, to provide basic care to patients and assist professional nurses with compiles patient care up to the validated level of training

  • Reports to
    • Clinical Director 

  • Supervises
    • N/A

  • Ages of Patients
    • Adult
    • Geriatric
    • Pediatric
    • Adolescent
    • Neonate/Infant
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
    • High Potential

  • Qualifications
    • Education
      • Required: Enrolled full time in an accredited ADN, BSN , or direct entry MSN program; Have completed their first semester of an ADN, BSN or direct entry MSN program
      • Required: Submit a copy of most recent transcript; GPA of 3.0 or higher required
    • Licensure/Certification
      • Required: American Heart Association BLS

    • Experience
      • Required: Submit 1 professional reference letter

  • Essential Responsibilities
    • Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations. 

    • Adheres to the evidence-based standards of care and standards of practice, policies and procedures of the hospital and the Department of Nursing.

    • Provide safe, effective patient care including but not limited to ADLs, mobility and safety concerns.
    • Assist patients with personal care needs such as bathing, dressing, feeding, elimination, positioning and bed linen changes.
    • Assists with admitting, discharging, transferring and transporting patients.
    • Obtains and accurately documents pertinent patient information including but not limited to vital signs, weights, Inputs and Outputs, oxygen saturation, care observation and reports all abnormalities to the RN in a timely manner.
    • In a courteous manner instructs patients in various basic procedures and communicated effectively with the patient and family members. Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members.
    • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition utilizing computerized documentation.
    • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
    • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
    • Prioritize tasks and job assignments.
    • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
    • To research and coordinate information and distribute accordingly.
    • Understands the various procedures within the department.
    • Maintain and foster a collaborative relationship with peers.
    • Maintain enrollment in a nursing program.

    • Perform other duties as assigned.