Patient Aide/Orderly

  • Chicago, IL

Job Description

We have been assisting healthcare providers in navigating the ever-changing healthcare environment with marked success. Our clients consistently report that revenues have been enhanced, operational efficiencies have been gained and compliance has been achieved as a result of partnering with us.
With the effects of healthcare reform imminent, your organization needs a trusted advisor that you can count on to navigate the changing landscape. We are your beacon. Our expert staff dissects the regulations, unearths opportunities, guides implementation, identifies risks and supports you and your staff to help achieve your facility’s goals. We have a track record of optimizing the opportunities that arise out of change. Job Description    Under general supervision, to assist in providing direct client care by performing a variety of non-licensed nursing services; and to do related work as required.    RESPONSIBLE TO:       •    Dress residents in appropriate clothing, undress, and bathe residents.  •    Pass meal trays and nourishments, and feed or assist to feed residents according to their tray cards.  •    Position residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.  •    Collect urine and fecal specimens as requested by Charge Nurse.  •    Take and record vital signs as requested by Charge Nurse and take and record weights of residents as requested by Medical Record designee.  •    Assist in maintaining resident rooms and program rooms, and any other work areas in a clean and sanitary order.  •    Assist with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment.  •    Follow safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions and following the 2-person lift list.  •    Assist residents to achieve pre-assigned programming goals and to increase their independence.  •    Participate in the maintenance of safe conditions within the facility and other related areas at all times.  •    Assist resident families as necessary providing them excellent customer service.  •    Document all appropriate resident records before leaving shift daily.  •    Assist residents to attend activities within the home and out of the facility.  •    Attend staff meetings and required inservice training programs.     Requirements    Demonstrate ability to read, write, and understand English.    Demonstrate knowledge of procedures and techniques in providing routine bedside care for residents.    Demonstrate physical strength and endurance to accomplish job duties, especially transferring of residents.    Demonstrate ability to establish effective relationship with clients, families, and team members.        We are recognized financial and operational consultancy. We are an established market leader with years experience in healthcare financial management. With offices in throughout the country, we offer the best combination of healthcare financial expertise and stable employment opportunities.  We have enjoyed remarkable growth within the industry and continue to strengthen our leadership position.  Why have we been so successful in this world of healthcare financial consultancy? Because we understand that employees are our greatest assets. To help attract and retain quality people we offer the following benefits:      Health Insurance     Dental Insurance     Prescription Plan     Life Insurance     Short Term Disability     Long Term Disability     401K Plan     Medical Spending Account     Dependent Care Account     Paid Vacation     Performance Bonuses     On-Going Education  We are an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, compensate, promote and train without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, age, FMLA status or any other basis protected by law.  For more information about Career Opportunities with Besler Consulting, and this rapidly growing, fast-paced company, please contact human resources.