Under the direction of a licensed nurse, performs various service related activities in support of patient care and the patient care unit. Responsible for direct and indirect care to assigned patients primarily focusing on hygiene activities of daily living, vital signs and recreational activities.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Customer Service Skills.
Knowledge of basic medical terminology and insurance carriers required.
Knowledge of insurance carriers preferred.
Computer skills required.
Previous experience in nurse assisting (basic patient care) or mental health services
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.