Healthcare Assistant - Basildon

£8.00 - £16.00/Hour
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Healthcare Assistant (HCA) Location: £8.00 - £16.00 per hour Contract, full-time or part-time £100 AMAZON GIFT VOUCHER UP ON FIRST SUCCESSFUL PLACEMENT Apply now!! IT Staff Ltd are currently in search of Healthcare Assistants (HCA) for various healthcare trusts/Private hospitals. JOB DESCRIPTION Providing care to patients by minding, developing, monitoring, and evaluating care and facilities. Care Assistant Job Duties:
• Meeting patient and their families to inform them of the role of the Care Assistant; commencing the care plan; offering information regarding treatments, procedures, prescriptions, and continuing care.
• Participating in interdisciplinary meetings to develop care plans in conjunction with other care providers; ensuring smooth care plan advancement; promoting peer support; educating colleagues on case management practises.
• Supervising quality and delivery of care by carrying out patient rounds; documenting care and progress towards desired care outcome; identifying and correcting digression from the documented plan of care; reviewing progress with patients in conjunction with the principal care provider; working alongside external departments to agree and expedite tests, procedures, and consultations; reporting staff and performance concerns to the manager; maintaining communication with operation staff regarding deviation from the care plan or transfer/release plan.
• Measuring effectiveness of plan by evaluating the results of care with the interdisciplinary team; providing care improvement recommendations.
• Act in accordance with hospital and legal requirements; fostering treatment practices and standards of care that comply to the values of the hospital and nursing division; observance of governing regulations.
• Follows policies and procedures to prevent the spread of diseases and illnesses amongst self, colleagues, and patients.
• Maintaining patient confidentiality and respecting the rights of patients.
• Creating and implementing organisation procedures to maintain quality standards.
• Recording patient information in the patient care database as it becomes available; backing up data; validating findings and reports.
• Continually improves industry and technical knowledge by attending professional workshops; reviewing trade publications; building professional networks; familiarising oneself with new practices. Skills/Qualifications: Legal Compliance, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Verbal Communication, Patient Services, Conflict Resolution, Relationship Building, Coordination, Scheduling, Listening, Teamwork, Persuasion Experience Required Healthcare Assistant 6 Months UK Experience -Nursing Homes/NHS/private hospital Benefits
• Competitive Rates of pay £8 p/hour up to £16 p/hour
• Flexible work patterns
• Long days, nights, early shifts and late shifts
• All compliance and DBS checks
• Online Training
• dedicated consultant £100 AMAZON GIFT VOUCHER UP ON FIRST SUCCESSFUL PLACEMENT If you are an experienced Healthcare Assistant (HCA) and are interested in this position for full time work or for some extra shifts to fit around current commitments please apply right away. Why are we different? IT Staff delivers staffing solution to some of the largest healthcare organisation in the UK, both in private and public sector, including the NHS, which means you'll have a fantastic variety of work available to you nationwide. We also have a dedicated team who will ensure you are taken care of from point of registration right up to the submission of your first timesheet and onwards with continuous support. Required skills Nursing Homes Healthcare Assistant