Atlantic Health System is seeking a Hire Learning Residency Program, Atlantic Visiting at Morristown Medical Center, to participate in the Hire Learner Residency Program. In this position you will work work days and weekends closely alongside a preceptor with adult and geriatric patients of all backgrounds who require daily care in their homes. You are compassionate, thoughtful, and comfortable working with elderly and chronically ill patients. You will be responsible for managing a patient caseload; time management skills are essential. However, it is important to provide each patient with the time and attention necessary to meet his or her needs.
Essential Job Functions:
Job Function: 05. Patient Satisfaction. Consistently responds to patient’s/families and co-workers in a professional, courteous, positive manner to promotes an environment where the patient and family is at the center and the patient care team works cooperatively toward their goal and objectives. Maintains an open line of communication with patients and their families to expedite delays or concerns and notifies charge nurse about unresolved problems needing resolution. Maintains confidentiality according to HIPPA guidelines. Fosters PRIDE values. Collaborates with co-workers, Nurse Educator, Assistant Manager and Manager to reach target goal for patient satisfaction.
Job Function: 06. Safety. Consistently follows agency policy, regulatory guidelines and TJC regulations including hand hygiene and identifying patient’s utilizing two patient identifiers. Demonstrates use of safe transfer techniques and proper body mechanics for self, and patient’s. Follows appropriate infection control guidelines and utilizes appropriate PPE. Recognizes emergencies and reacts appropriately. Maintains a safe patient care environment including adhering to infection prevention and consistent implementation of hand hygiene. Demonstrates active involvement and support of all patient safety initiatives.
Job Function: 08. Collaboration. Collaborates with patient/family and multidisciplinary team to optimize patient and family care
Job Function: 09. Other tasks which may be required. Miscellaneous, performs all other duties as necessary to support the needs of the patient and family.
Job Function: 10. Physical Requirements. As defined by Occupation Safety/OMS
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.
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