Welcome to Hi-Desert Medical Center, where youï¿½ll benefit from:
ï¿½A 59-bed acute primary care facility offering you and your family first-rate health care close to home ï¿½A wide range of quality inpatient and outpatient diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation services, home health and hospice services, and a variety of community outreach programs ï¿½A dedicated team of quality, caring, health care professionals
Position Overview: Provides patient care within scope of practice and knowledge of department policy, procedure and job description Correctly prioritizes tasks and orders completing them within 20 minutes Provides self-directed assistance to team members. Gives and takes direction effectively All documentation is complete legible, correct and current Cleans and prepares treatment areas between patients Assures supplies and equipment is in correct working order Identifies and intervenes on issues of patient, visitor and staff safety Keeps families informed appropriately Complaints are investigated and reported Takes and gives direction effectively Communicates problems appropriately in the correct forum Attends staff meetings, reads email and other key documents and responds to inquiries promptly Has department project, gives 2 department specific in-services/year and attends 12 Accepts professional responsibility and accountability for professional actions Uses critical thinking skills in daily practice Promotes teamwork by participating with the healthcare team and communicates appropriately and effectively. Assumes responsibilities of Unit Coordinator when UC not on duty.
Position Qualifications: Physical Demands Assists with lifting and moving patients Moderate physical effort (lift/carry up to 25 lbs.) Occasional prolonged standing/walking Occasionally lifts supplies/equipment Occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching Working Conditions Contact with patients under wide variety of circumstances May be exposed to infections and contagious diseases Regularly exposed to risk of blood borne diseases Occasional exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries and illness) Handles emergency or crisis situations Performs emergency care Minimum Education/Certification High School or equivalent Current EMT certification Current BLS certification
Primary Location: Joshua Tree, California
Facility: Hi-Desert Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005001392
About Hi-Desert Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.