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Westchester Medical Center PCP ED MAT TECH S1 in SUFFERN, New York

JOB SUMMARY:

The PCP ED Mat Tech is responsible for providing direct patient care to a specific group of patients under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

? Participates in care of patient as applicable

? Participates in discharge care of patients

? Communicates identified deficiencies/problems to the appropriate nurse

? Promptly notifies licensed nursing personnel of situations which require immediate attention

? Maintains one-to-one observation on designated patients once CPI has been completed

? Feeds patients or provides assistance as needed and communicates pertinent information to the nurse. (i.e.) poor appetite.

? Maintains knowledge of special diets and dietary restrictions as directed by the nurse

? Records calorie count information when ordered.

? Assists patient in selecting menu items compatible with prescribed diet.

? Delivers accurate report to R.N., peers and other health team members.

QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:

Experience: Previous experience in delivery of health care preferred

Education: A high school diploma or equivalency required; Successful completion of Care Partner Orientation program including classroom and clinical components.

*Licenses / Certifications: *Completion of AHA – BLS Healthcare Provider Course

*Other: *The individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials.

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