Patient care associate

Sumanjit Singh
Job location: Others ON, Ontario
Job ID: #JP247-149570
Employer: Sumanjit Singh
Job Category: Caregiver & Nanny
Vacancies: 1
Salary: between $20-$21.50
Posting date: August 13, 2022
Expiry date: October 12, 2022

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work Setting

  • Home care and visiting care agency

Responsibilities

Tasks

    • Supply and empty bed pans
    • Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse
    • Serve meal trays and feed patients
    • Weigh, lift, turn and position patients
    • Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
    • Make beds and maintain patients' rooms
    • Supervise patients' exercise routines
    • Administer suppositories, colonic irrigations and enemas
    • Maintain inventory of supplies
    • Bathe, dress and groom patients
    • Assist with the set-up and maintenance of traction equipment, cleaning or sterilizing equipment, maintaining and repairing equipment, and assembling, setting-up and operating job-related equipment
    • Transport patients between care facilities
    • Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher
    • Answer call signals
    • Collect specimens
    • Prepare patients for surgery by washing, shaving and sterilizing operative areas
    • Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort
    • Administer first aid in emergency situations

      Credentials

      Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

      • First Aid Certificate
      • Health Care Aide Certificate

      Additional Information

      Security and Safety

      • Bondable
      • Basic security clearance
      • Criminal record check

      Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

      • Repetitive tasks
      • Bending, crouching, kneeling
      • Walking

      Personal Suitability

      • Dependability
      • Effective interpersonal skills
      • Excellent oral communication
      • Initiative
      • Organized

      Additional requirements

      Screening questions

      • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
      • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
      • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
      • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?