At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary healthcare to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence in Healthcare. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
This position requires the full understanding andactive participation in fulfilling the mission of Saddleback Medical Center. Itis expected that the employee demonstrate behavior consistent with our corevalues: Integrity, Accountability, Best Practices, Compassion and Synergy. Theemployee shall support Saddleback Medical Center's strategic plan andparticipate in and advocate performance improvement/patient safety activities.
The Patient Care Assistant II is an unlicensedcaregiver working under the direction of the Registered Nurse.This position is responsible for supportingthe Neurosciences and Orthopedics Unit (Acute Care Service) to maintain smooth,effective communication between healthcare practitioners, departments,patients, and visitors.The PatientCare Assistant II position is accountable for the accurate, timelydocumentation in the patient medical record.Ensures prompt, timely assistance which contributes to the patient'sprogress towards discharge.This role isaccountable for patient admission, transfer, discharge flow processes, and forproviding the most basic of patient care.including data collection, personal hygiene, vital sign measurement andassistance with activities of daily living.